Folk Music Radio Airplay Chart
February 2022, Week 1

Compiled by Richard Gillmann
From Playlists Submitted to FOLKDJ-L


TOP ALBUMS OF February 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3664 plays from 109 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

  1: "The Light At The End Of The Line," Janis Ian [Rude Girl, 11/2021] (35)
        "I'm Still Standing" (7)
        "Swannanoa" (5)
        "The Light at the End of the Line" (4)
  2: "Age Of Apathy," Aoife O'Donovan [Yep Roc, 2/2022] (24)
        "Prodigal Daughter" (7)
        "Galahad" (5)
        "Passengers" (3)
  3: "Raise The Roof," Robert Plant And Alison Krauss [Rounder, 12/2021] (20)
        "You Led Me To The Wrong" (4)
        "Can't Let Go" (3)
        "Going Where The Lonely Go" (3)
        "Go Your Way" (2)
        "Last Kind Words" (2)
        "Searching For My Love" (2)
  3: "Songs From The River Wind," Eliza Gilkyson [Howlin' Dog, 2/2022] (20)
        "Wanderin'" (4)
        "Wind River and You" (3)
        "At the Foot of the Mountain" (2)
        "The Hill Behind This Town" (2)
        "Colorado Trail" (2)
        "Buffalo Gals Redux" (2)
  5: "Long Haul," John Wort Hannam [Black Hen, 1/2022] (19)
        "Meat Draw" (4)
        "Long Haul" (4)
        "Other Side Of The Curve" (2)
        "Twilight Diner" (2)
        "Round & Round" (2)
  6: "Rabbit," Buffalo Rose And Tom Paxton [Misra, 1/2022] (16)
        "Green Light" (6)
        "Jennifer's Rabbit" (5)
        "I Give You the Morning" (3)
        "Runaway" (2)
  7: "Awake," Mala Oreen [Tourbo, 11/2021] (15)
        "Ragged Queen" (5)
        "Soldier On" (4)
        "Untied" (3)
        "Awake" (2)
  8: "The Empress," The McDades [Self, 11/2021] (12)
        "Sundown" (3)
        "The Golden Willow Tree" (2)
        "Willie Riley" (2)
  8: "Folk Hero," House Of Hamill [Self, 1/2022] (12)
        "Cat Bacon" (3)
        "William Taylor" (2)
        "Turning Away" (2)
  8: "Head Above Water," Heather Sarona [Self, 2/2022] (12)
        "Don't Want to Let it Go" (2)
        "Fool" (2)
        "Better Than What I Got" (2)
  8: "The Insurrection Blues," Corey Harris [Bloos/M.C.,, 2/2022] (12)
        "Boats Up River" (3)
        "Some of These Days" (3)
        "Insurrection Blues" (2)
 12: "Backroads," Johnsmith [Self, 2/2022] (11)
        "Backroads" (4)
        "Rattle My Bones" (3)
 12: "Depreciated," John R. Miller [Rounder, 8/2021] (11)
        "Faustina" (3)
        "Half Ton Van" (3)
        "Motor's Fried" (2)
        "Shenandoah Shakedown" (2)
 12: "Until Now," Carrie Newcomer [Available Light, 8/2021] (11)
        "A Long Way Up" (3)
        "Like Molly Brown" (3)
        "I Give Myself To This" (2)
 12: "Violet Light," Maya De Vitry [Self, 2/2022] (11)
        "Dogs Run On" (3)
        "How Bad I Wanna Live" (2)
        "Margaret" (2)
        "Never on the Map" (2)
 12: "Digging In John's Backyard," Grant Dermody & Frank Fotusky [Self, 2/2022] (11)
        "Police Dog Blues" (3)
        "Gonna Lay Down My Old Guitar" (3)
        "Alberta" (2)

TOP SONGS OF February 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3664 plays from 109 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

1. "I'm Still Standing" (7)
     from "The Light At The End Of The Line" (Janis Ian)
1. "Prodigal Daughter" (7)
     from "Age Of Apathy" (Aoife O'Donovan)
3. "Green Light" (6)
     from "Rabbit" (Buffalo Rose & Tom Paxton)
4. "Galahad" (5)
     from "Age Of Apathy" (Aoife O'Donovan)
4. "Jennifer's Rabbit" (5)
     from "Rabbit" (Buffalo Rose & Tom Paxton)
4. "The Light at the End of the Line" (5)
     from "The Light At The End Of The Line" (Janis Ian)
4. "Ragged Queen" (5)
     from "Awake" (Mala Oreen)
4. "Round of Blues" (5)
     from "Round of Blues - single" (Low Lily)
4. "Sister's Keeper" (5)
     from "Sister's Keeper - single" (Crys Matthews)
4. "Swannanoa" (5)
     from "The Light At The End Of The Line" (Janis Ian)
11. "Angel Oak" (4)
     from "Strings, Wings And Curious Things" (Sue Horowitz)
11. "Anyone But You" (4)
     from "Double Down on a Bad Thing" (The Twangtown Paramours)
11. "Backroads" (4)
     from "Backroads" (Johnsmith)
11. "Black Muddy River" (4)
     from "Norma Waterson" (Norma Waterson)
11. "Coffee" (4)
     from "Ghost Hotel" (Karen Morand & the Bosco Boys)

TOP ARTISTS OF February 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3664 plays from 109 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

1. Janis Ian (36)
        "The Light At The End Of The Line" (35)
2. Aoife O'Donovan (25)
        "Age Of Apathy" (23)
3. Eliza Gilkyson (24)
        "Songs From The River Wind" (20)
4. John Roberts & Tony Barrand (22)
        "Live at Holsteins" (8)
        "A Present From The Gentlemen" (5)
        "Twiddlum Twaddlum" (4)
        "Across The Western Ocean" (2)
        "Dark Ships in The Forest" (2)
5. John Wort Hannam (20)
        "Long Haul" (19)
5. Robert Plant And Alison Krauss (20)
        "Raise The Roof" (19)
7. Norma Waterson (18)
        "Norma Waterson" (9)
8. Buffalo Rose & Tom Paxton (16)
        "Rabbit" (16)
9. Carrie Newcomer (15)
        "Until Now" (11)
        "Betty's Diner: The Best of Carrie Newcomer" (2)
9. Mala Oreen (15)
        "Awake" (15)
9. Waterson:Carthy (15)
        "Waterson:Carthy" (4)
        "Broken Ground" (3)
        "Common Tongue" (2)
        "A Dark Light" (2)
12. Bill Staines (14)
        "The First Million Miles" (4)
        "Beneath Some Lucky Star" (2)
        "Just Play One Tune More" (2)
        "The Second Million Miles" (2)
13. Corey Harris (13)
        "The Insurrection Blues" (12)
13. John McCutcheon (13)
        "Bucket List" (10)
        "Cabin Fever: Songs From The Quarantine" (2)
13. The Watersons (13)
        "For Pence and Spicy Ale" (5)
        "LRFC ARchives" (2)
16. The Accidentals (12)
        "Time Out Session 1" (7)
        "Vessel" (3)
16. Della Mae (12)
        "Family Reunion" (8)
        "Headlight" (2)
16. Heather Sarona (12)
        "Head Above Water" (12)
16. House Of Hamill (12)
        "Folk Hero" (12)
16. The McDades (12)
        "The Empress" (12)
16. Rupert Wates (12)
        "For The People" (10)

TOP LABELS OF February 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3664 plays from 109 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

1. Rounder (112)
2. Smithsonian/Folkways (57)
3. Red House (37)
4. Compass (36)
5. Topic (35)
6. Thirty Tigers (33/40)
6. Borealis (33)
8. Columbia (32)
9. Yep Roc (28)
10. Nonesuch (27)
11. Black Hen (22)
11. Rude Girl (22)
13. Howlin' Dog (20)
14. Signature Sounds (19)
15. Sugar Hill (17)

FOLK DJs - February 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3664 plays from 109 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

Abby Parks (WLJS-FM, AL)
Allen Larman (KPFK-FM, CA)
Allen Mullen (KOCF-LP, OR)
Annie Keville (WVBR-FM, NY)
Art Menius (WHUP-LP, NC)
Arthur Dean (WCNI-FM, CT)
Artie Martello (WIOX-FM & bluesandrootsradio.com, NY)
Bill "Rusty" Crowell & Jan Alba (WPPM-FM, PA)
Bill Revill (WESU-FM, CT)
Bob Heyer (WWOV-LP, WV)
Bob McWilliams (Kansas Public Radio)
Brenda Tacik (CJTR-FM, SK)
Carl Newman (WFVR-LP, VT)
Carolyn VandeWiele (WFHB-FM, IN)
Chris Denerley (beyondradio.co.uk, UK)
Chris McGill (WSPN-FM, NY)
Colin Fielding (3INR-FM, Australia)
Craig Huegel (WMNF-FM, FL)
Dan Murphy (folkfrontier.com, NH)
David Sears (WBGU-FM & syndicated, OH)
Dennis Brunnenmeyer (KVMR-FM, CA)
Diane Hunt (KBOO-FM, OR)
Diane Karl (KBOO-FM, OR)
Dick Hermans (WKZE-FM, NY)
Don Jacobson (KBOO-FM, OR)
Fred Frawley (WMPG-FM, ME)
Gerry Goodfriend (CKUT-FM, QC)
Gordon Nash (folkmusicnotebook.com, NY)
Greg Priddy (WJCU-FM, OH)
Greg Torrington (stingray.com, QC)
Jack Dugan (WIOX-FM, NY)
Jan Hall (CFRU-FM & soundcloud.com, ON)
Jan Vanderhorst (justusfolk.com, ON)
Jean Geiger (KBCS-FM, WA)
Jim Gilliland (WRUW-FM, OH)
Jim Marino (CFMU-FM, ON)
Jim Welsh (Radio Summerhall & mixcloud.com, UK)
Joe Pszonek (folkmusicnotebook.com & podcast, SC)
John Patterson (berggrenfolk.com & podcast, VT)
John Rumsey (KVMR-FM, CA)
John Sillberg (CKOL-FM, ON)
John Weingart (WPRB-FM, NJ)
Johnny Bazzano (KRCB-FM, CA)
Jon Colcord (WRAY-FM & syndicated, NH)
Jon Stein (WTBQ-AM, NY)
Karen Rakos (KEUL-FM, AK)
Kelly Walker (WTSU-FM & podcast, AL)
Ken Batista (WYEP-FM, PA)
Kevin Elliott (WEFT-FM, IL)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM, AR)
Lilli Kuzma (WDCB-FM, IL)
Lyle D. Skinner (CKJS-FM & CJUM-FM, MB)
Mara Noelle (KVMR-FM, CA)
Marc Albert (KMUZ-FM, OR)
Marilyn Rea Beyer (WFMT-FM & podcast, IL)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM & WGDH-FM, VT)
Michael Alzo (WSLU-FM, NY)
Michael Benson (WESU-FM, CT)
Michael Kane (WBRS-FM & KAEN-FM, MA)
Michael Park (mixcloud.com & PRX, NY)
Michael S. Stock (WLRN-FM, FL)
Mike Regenstreif (CKCU-FM, ON)
Mitch Park (Radio Kidnappers, New Zealand)
Norm Mast (WVPE-FM, IN)
Paul Hartman (WTMD-FM, MD)
Peter Kernast (WTSR-FM, NJ)
Richard Gillmann (KBCS-FM, WA)
Richard Gordon (WRCT-FM & WVUD-FM, PA)
Rik James (KGLT-FM & syndicated, MT)
Robert Resnik (Vermont Public Radio)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Steve Brockway (KRFC-FM, CO)
Steve Edge (CiTR-FM, BC)
Stu Weaver (WFCF-FM, FL)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WHUS-FM & WWUH-FM, CT)
Susi Lanagan (PBS-FM, Australia)
Taylor Caffery (WRKF-FM, LA)
Terry B. Moses & Naomi Soule (KCLC-FM, MO)
Tom Coxworth (CKUA-FM, AB)
Tom Druckenmiller (WDIY-FM & podcast, PA)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC-FM, NY)


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