Folk Music Radio Airplay Chart
May 2022, Week 2

Compiled by Richard Gillmann
From Playlists Submitted to FOLKDJ-L


TOP ALBUMS OF May 2022, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3164 plays from 105 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

  1: "Dobrosinger," Abbie Gardner [Self, 4/2022] (29)
        "Down The Mountain" (10)
        "Honky Tonk Song" (4)
        "Born in the City" (4)
        "Those Memories of You" (3)
  1: "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things," Chuck Brodsky [Self, 4/2022] (29)
        "It Takes Two Wings" (6)
        "Half The People" (5)
        "The Things You Think You Know" (4)
        "The Country Needed Baseball" (4)
        "How I Changed His Mind" (3)
        "Cup of Coffee" (3)
  3: "Dirt Does Dylan," Nitty Gritty Dirt Band [Ngdb, 5/2022] (24)
        "I Shall Be Released" (5)
        "Country Pie" (3)
        "Girl from the North Country" (3)
  4: "Cosmic Dreamer," Barney Bentall [True North, 4/2022] (23)
        "Potter's Wheel" (8)
        "Whiskey Jack" (4)
        "Oh Foolish Me" (3)
  5: "Steel & Wool," Kim Beggs [Self, 5/2022] (22)
        "Down By The River" (6)
        "They Shut The Greyhound Down" (4)
        "Steel and Wool" (4)
        "I Wanna Be a Flower" (3)
  6: "A Beautiful Time," Willie Nelson [Legacy, 4/2022] (20)
        "I'll Love You Till The Day I Die" (3)
        "A Beautiful Time" (2)
        "Energy Follows Thought" (2)
        "I Don't Go To Funerals" (2)
        "My Heart Was A Dancer" (2)
        "Leave You With A Smile" (2)
        "Live Every Day" (2)
  6: "Leap Year," Barry Oreck [Self, 5/2022] (20)
        "Makes No Sense" (6)
        "Each Song is a Seed" (6)
        "Wounded" (2)
        "Once Around" (2)
  8: "All Is Quiet," Susan Cattaneo [Self, 4/2022] (17)
        "Borrowed Blue" (10)
        "All Is Quiet" (2)
        "Diamond Days" (2)
        "Hold on to Hope" (2)
  9: "The Veil," Edie Carey [Self, 5/2022] (16)
        "Rise" (3)
        "The Veil" (3)
        "The Old Me" (2)
        "I Know This" (2)
        "Teacher" (2)
        "The Cypress And The Oak" (2)
 10: "Impressions," James Lee Baker [Self, 5/2022] (15)
        "Morningside" (4)
        "Young Man In America" (3)
        "Did Galileo Pray?" (3)
        "Most Promising Officer" (2)
 11: "Truth Is," Vanessa Lively [Self, 5/2022] (14)
        "Oh Deliverance" (5)
        "Golden Treasure" (3)
        "I Am Found" (3)
 12: "Breathe in the World, Breathe Out Music," Mike Stevens [Stony Plain, 5/2022] (13)
        "Like a Little Bird" (3)
        "Bad in a Good Way" (2)
        "Orange Blossom Special" (2)
 12: "Live At Cedarhouse," Cosy Sheridan [Waterbug, 2006] (13)
        "The Land of 10,000 Mothers" (11)
 14: "Bullet in the Cabin Wall," Cheryl Cawood [Self, 3/2022] (12)
        "Ballad of Spade Cooley" (3)
        "Bullet in the Cabin Wall" (2)
 15: "Just Like That....," Bonnie Raitt [Redwing] (11)
        "Made Up Mind" (2)
        "Livin' for the Ones" (2)
        "When We Say Goodnight" (2)
        "Just Like That" (2)
        "Something's Got a Hold of My Heart" (2)

TOP SONGS OF May 2022, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3164 plays from 105 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

1. "The Land Of 10,000 Mothers" (12)
     from "Live At Cedarhouse" (Cosy Sheridan)
2. "Borrowed Blue" (10)
     from "All Is Quiet" (Susan Cattaneo)
2. "Down the Mountain" (10)
     from "Dobrosinger" (Abbie Gardner)
4. "Potter's Wheel" (9)
     from "Cosmic Dreamer" (Barney Bentall)
5. "Mother's Day" (8)
     from "Reunion" (Lucy Kaplansky)
6. "Each Song is a Seed" (7)
     from "Leap Year" (Barry Oreck)
7. "Down By The River" (6)
     from "Steel & Wool" (Kim Beggs)
7. "It Takes Two Wings" (6)
     from "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things" (Chuck Brodsky)
7. "Makes No Sense" (6)
     from "Leap Year" (Barry Oreck)
7. "Mama's Opry" (6)
     from "Infamous Angel" (Iris DeMent)
7. "The Mother" (6)
     from "By The Way, I Forgive You" (Brandi Carlile)
7. "Mother's Love" (6)
     from "Put Yourself Out There" (Kevin Burgess Project)
13. "Dancing With My Mother" (5)
     from "Don't Look Down" (Rachel Bissex)
     also "In White Light" (Rachel Bissex)
13. "Half The People" (5)
     from "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things" (Chuck Brodsky)
13. "Happy Mother's Day" (5)
     from "Boots No. 2: The Lost Songs, Vol. 2" (Gillian Welch)

TOP ARTISTS OF May 2022, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3164 plays from 105 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

1. Abbie Gardner (31)
        "Dobrosinger" (29)
1. Chuck Brodsky (31)
        "Gravity, Wings, & Heavy Things" (29)
3. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (30)
        "Dirt Does Dylan" (24)
        "Will The Circle Be Unbroken" (3)
4. Willie Nelson (24)
        "A Beautiful Time" (20)
5. Barney Bentall (22)
        "Cosmic Dreamer" (22)
5. Kim Beggs (22)
        "Steel & Wool" (22)
7. Barry Oreck (20)
        "Leap Year" (20)
8. Cosy Sheridan (19)
        "Live At Cedarhouse" (12)
        "A Beautiful Sound" (2)
        "Solo Songbook" (2)
9. Susan Cattaneo (17)
        "All Is Quiet" (17)
10. Edie Carey (16)
        "The Veil" (16)
10. James Lee Baker (16)
        "Impressions" (15)
12. Nanci Griffith (14)
        "Flyer" (2)
        "Late Night Grande Hotel" (2)
        "Other Voices, Other Rooms" (2)
        "Ruby's Torch" (2)
12. Pete Seeger (14)
        "Folk Songs For Young People" (2)
        "If I Had A Hammer" (2)
        "Songs of Hope and Struggle" (2)
12. Vanessa Lively (14)
        "Truth Is" (14)
15. Bob Dylan (13)
        "1970" (2)
        "Biograph" (2)
15. Bonnie Raitt (13)
        "Just Like That...." (11)
15. Lucy Kaplansky (13)
        "Reunion" (9)
        "The Red Thread" (2)
18. Cheryl Cawood (12)
        "Bullet in the Cabin Wall" (12)
18. Mike Stevens (12)
        "Breathe in the World, Breathe Out Music" (11)
20. Amy Speace (11)
        "Tucson" (6)
        "There Used To Be Horses Here" (4)
20. Iris DeMent (11)
        "Infamous Angel" (8)
20. Wolf & Clover (11)
        "Twelvemonth & a Day" (10)

TOP LABELS OF May 2022, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3164 plays from 105 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

1. Rounder (55)
2. Columbia (46)
3. Smithsonian/Folkways (44)
4. Red House (40)
5. Sugar Hill (33)
6. Nonesuch (27)
7. True North (24)
8. Compass (23)
8. Signature Sounds (23)
10. Yep Roc (21)
11. Rhino (19)
12. Elektra (18)
12. Free Dirt (18)
12. Warner (18)
12. Waterbug (18)

FOLK DJs - May 2022, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 3164 plays from 105 playlists from 82 Folk DJs

Abby Parks (WLJS-FM, AL)
Al Kniola (WVPE-FM, IN)
Allen Larman (KPFK-FM, CA)
Allen Mullen (KEPW-LP, OR)
Artie Martello (WIOX-FM & bluesandrootsradio.com, NY)
Bill "Rusty" Crowell & Jan Alba (WPPM-FM, PA)
Bill Revill (WESU-FM, CT)
Bill Wagman (KDVS-FM, CA)
Bob Heyer (WWOV-LP, WV)
Bob McWilliams (Kansas Public Radio)
Brad Edmondson (WVBR-FM, NY)
Brenda Tacik (CJTR-FM, SK)
Carolyn VandeWiele (WFHB-FM & WHFB-FM, IN)
Charlie Backfish (WUSB-FM, NY)
Chris Kocher (WHRW-FM, NY)
Chris McGill (WSPN-FM, NY)
Colin Fielding (3INR-FM, Australia)
Craig Huegel (WMNF-FM, FL)
Dan Alloway (KTEP-FM, TX)
Dan Murphy (folkfrontier.com, NH)
Dan Shramek (KBOO-FM, OR)
Dave Aton (WRFG-FM, GA)
David John (KAXE-FM & KBXE-FM, MN)
David Sears (WBGU-FM & syndicated, OH)
Diane Karl (KBOO-FM, OR)
Dick Hermans (WKZE-FM, NY)
Don Jacobson (KBOO-FM, OR)
Ellen Stanley (KFAI-FM, MN)
Fred Frawley (WMPG-FM, ME)
Gerry Goodfriend (CKUT-FM, QC)
Gordon Nash (folkmusicnotebook.com, NY)
Graham & Barbara Dean (WBCR-LP, MA)
Jack Dugan (WIOX-FM, NY)
Jan Vanderhorst (justusfolk.com, ON)
Jeremy Butler (Alabama Public Radio)
Jim Fisher (WGCS-FM, IN)
Joe Pszonek (folkmusicnotebook.com & podcast, SC)
John Patterson (berggrenfolk.com & podcast, VT)
John Platt (WFUV-FM, NY)
John Rumsey (KVMR-FM, CA)
John Weingart (WPRB-FM, NJ)
Jon Colcord (Syndicated, NH)
Jon Stein (WTBQ-AM, NY)
Juergen Kramer (Radio ZuSa, Germany)
Kate McNally (New Hampshire Public Radio)
Kelly Walker (WTSU-FM & podcast, AL)
Ken Batista (WYEP-FM, PA)
Kevin Elliott (WEFT-FM, IL)
Larry Hoyt (WAER-FM, NY)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM, AR)
Lilli Kuzma (WDCB-FM, IL)
Lyle D. Skinner (CJUM-FM & CKJS-FM, MB)
Marc Albert (KMUZ-FM, OR)
Marilyn Rea Beyer (WFMT-FM, IL)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM & WGDH-FM, VT)
Matt Watroba (WKAR-FM, MI)
Menachem Vinegrad (Radio Upper Galilee & folkmusicnotebook.com, Israel)
Michael Alzo (WSLU-FM, NY)
Michael Kane (WBRS-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)
Paul Hartman (WTMD-FM, MD)
Paul Hefti (KUBU-LP & live365.com, CA)
Peter Kernast (WTSR-FM, OK)
Peter Thompson (KALW-FM, CA)
Richard Gillmann (KBCS-FM, WA)
Richard Gordon (WRCT-FM & WVUD-FM, PA)
Richard Howard (KZMU-FM, UT)
Rik James (KGLT-FM, MT)
Robert Resnik (Vermont Public Radio)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Ron Olesko (WFDU-FM, NJ)
Shawna Stratton (KRFC-FM, CO)
Stu Weaver (WFCF-FM, FL)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WWUH-FM, CT)
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)


Thu Dec 1 14:26:54 2022 © Copyright 2022 by Richard Gillmann