Folk Music Radio Airplay Chart
October 2022, Week 1

Compiled by Richard Gillmann
From Playlists Submitted to FOLKDJ-L


TOP ALBUMS OF October 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2975 plays from 105 playlists from 81 Folk DJs

  1: "Leap!," John McCutcheon [Appalsongs, 8/2022] (27)
        "The Ride" (9)
        "Second Hand" (3)
        "The Troubles" (3)
  2: "Hold Our Ground," Tom Chapin [Sundance, 7/2022] (19)
        "Woody Guthrie's Dream" (5)
        "Listen Close" (5)
        "Hold Our Ground Forever" (4)
  2: "Last Days of Summer," Lucy Kaplansky [Lucyricky, 6/2022] (19)
        "These Days" (5)
        "Last Days of Summer" (4)
        "Ford Econoline" (3)
        "Song Of The Exiled" (2)
  4: "Second-Hand," James Keelaghan [Borealis, 7/2022] (18)
        "Gathering Storm" (4)
        "Walk On" (4)
        "Second-Hand" (4)
        "Alberta" (3)
        "Just a Letter" (2)
  5: "Listen to the Red Rock," Various Artists [Vast Horizons, 10/2022] (16)
        "Red Rock," Kate MacLeod (2)
        "Desert Flatpicking," Tyler Grant (2)
        "The Long Hard Way," Pixie & the Partygrass Boys (2)
        "Down In the Blue," Walkin' Jim Stoltz (2)
        "Stars at Noon," Anke Summerhill (2)
  6: "There's a Bright Side Somewhere," Happy Traum [Self, 8/2022] (15)
        "Santa Cruz Blues" (3)
        "Theres a Bright Side Somewhere" (3)
        "Come All You Fair and Tender Ladies" (2)
        "Living With the Blues" (2)
        "New York Town" (2)
  7: "Small Towns," Stillhouse Junkies [Dark Shadow, 9/2022] (14)
        "Five Doors Down In Leadville" (3)
        "Never Going Back Again" (2)
        "On The House" (2)
        "Over the Pass" (2)
  8: "Flare," Pat Wictor [Riskydisc, 9/2022] (13)
        "Information War" (4)
        "The Way of the World" (4)
        "How Will They Tell It" (2)
  9: "Chasing the Light," Jared Rabin [Self, 10/2022] (12)
        "Tunnel's End" (5)
        "Girl from the North Country" (2)
  9: "Tell 'Em You Were Gold," Pharis & Jason Romero [Smithsonian/Folkways, 4/2022] (12)
        "Going Across the Sea" (2)
        "Pale Morning" (2)
        "The Dose" (2)
        "Souvenir" (2)
 11: "All Those Days of Drinking Dust," Tiffany Williams [Blue Redbird, 7/2022] (11)
        "When I Come Back Around" (4)
        "The Sea" (2)
 12: "The Coming of the Years," Joe Jencks [Turtle Bear, 8/2022] (10)
        "On Eireann's Shore" (2)
        "The Minstrel Boy" (2)
 12: "Love Is the Only Thing," Peter Mulvey & Sistastrings [Righteous Babe, 8/2022] (10)
        "Early Summer Of '21" (4)
        "O My Dear" (2)
 12: "Still," David Lamotte [Dryad, 7/2022] (10)
        "September Me" (4)
        "Coming Alive Again" (2)
 12: "Witness," Angela Easterling [De L'est, 10/2022] (10)
        "California" (2)
        "Little Boy Blues" (2)
        "Witness" (2)
 12: "Ain't Nobody Worried," Rory Block [Stony Plain, 10/2022] (10)
        "Freight Train" (4)
        "Fast Car" (2)
 12: "Something Borrowed, Something New - A Tribute to John Anderson," Various Artists [Easy Eye, 10/2022] (10)
        "Wild And Blue," Brent Cobb (2)
        "I Just Came Home To Count The Memories," Gillian Welch & David Rawlings (2)

TOP SONGS OF October 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2975 plays from 105 playlists from 81 Folk DJs

1. "The Ride" (9)
     from "Leap!" (John McCutcheon)
2. "Which Side Are You On?" (6)
     from "Which Side Are You On - single" (Artists For Action)
3. "Hold Our Ground Forever" (5)
     from "Hold Our Ground" (Tom Chapin)
3. "Listen Close" (5)
     from "Hold Our Ground" (Tom Chapin)
3. "September Me" (5)
     from "Still" (David Lamotte)
3. "These Days" (5)
     from "Last Days of Summer" (Lucy Kaplansky)
3. "Tunnel's End" (5)
     from "Chasing the Light" (Jared Rabin)
3. "Woody Guthrie's Dream" (5)
     from "Hold Our Ground" (Tom Chapin)
9. "Didn't It Rain" (4)
     from "The New Faith" (Jake Blount)
9. "Driving Home" (4)
     from "Driving Home" (Cheryl Wheeler)
9. "Early Summer Of '21" (4)
     from "Love Is the Only Thing" (Peter Mulvey & Sistastrings)
9. "Fisher Of These Waters" (4)
     from "Fisher Of These Waters - single" (Dave Gunning)
9. "Freight Train" (4)
     from "Ain't Nobody Worried" (Rory Block)
9. "Gathering Storm" (4)
     from "Second-Hand" (James Keelaghan)
9. "Information War" (4)
     from "Flare" (Pat Wictor)

TOP ARTISTS OF October 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2975 plays from 105 playlists from 81 Folk DJs

1. John McCutcheon (33)
        "Leap!" (27)
2. Lucy Kaplansky (20)
        "Last Days of Summer" (18)
2. Tom Chapin (20)
        "Hold Our Ground" (19)
4. James Keelaghan (18)
        "Second-Hand" (18)
5. Cheryl Wheeler (17)
        "Driving Home" (8)
        "Different Stripe" (2)
        "Mrs. Pinocci's Guitar" (2)
5. Happy Traum (17)
        "There's a Bright Side Somewhere" (15)
        "Relax Your Mind" (2)
7. Mary McCaslin (14)
        "The Best of Mary McCaslin: Things We Said Today" (4)
        "Broken Promises" (4)
        "Better Late Than Never" (2)
        "Prairie In The Sky" (2)
7. Pat Wictor (14)
        "Flare" (13)
7. Stillhouse Junkies (14)
        "Small Towns" (14)
10. Bob Dylan (12)
        "The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan" (4)
        "Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits, Vol. 2" (2)
        "Street Legal" (2)
10. David Lamotte (12)
        "Still" (10)
10. Jared Rabin (12)
        "Chasing the Light" (12)
10. John Prine (12)
        "I Remember Everything - single" (2)
        "The Tree Of Forgiveness" (2)
10. Pharis & Jason Romero (12)
        "Tell 'Em You Were Gold" (12)
10. Rory Block (12)
        "Ain't Nobody Worried" (9)
16. Loretta Lynn (11/13)
        "Country Music Hall of Fame Series" (3)
        "Full Circle" (3)
        "Wouldn't It Be Great" (3)
        "Still Woman Enough" (2)
16. Joe Jencks (11)
        "The Coming of the Years" (10)
16. Nanci Griffith (11)
        "Other Voices, Too" (3)
        "Poet In My Window" (3)
        "Other Voices, Other Rooms" (2)
16. Tiffany Williams (11)
        "All Those Days of Drinking Dust" (11)
20. Angela Easterling (10)
        "Witness" (9)
20. Jake Blount (10)
        "The New Faith" (8)

TOP LABELS OF October 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2975 plays from 105 playlists from 81 Folk DJs

1. Rounder (57)
2. Compass (35)
3. Philo (33)
4. Smithsonian/Folkways (31)
5. Borealis (30)
5. Columbia (30)
7. Red House (28)
8. Appalsongs (21)
9. Sundance (20)
10. Signature Sounds (19)
11. Nonesuch (18)
11. Sugar Hill (18)
13. Lucyricky (17)
13. Rhino (17)
15. Rebel (15)
15. Righteous Babe (15)
15. Vast Horizons (15)

FOLK DJs - October 2022, Week 1
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2975 plays from 105 playlists from 81 Folk DJs

Abby Parks (WLJS-FM, AL)
Allen Larman (KPFK-FM, CA)
Angela Page (WJFF-FM, NY)
Art Menius (WHUP-LP, NC)
Artie Martello (WIOX-FM & podcast, NY)
Bill Revill (WESU-FM, CT)
Bob Heyer (WWOV-LP, WV)
Bruce Swan (WSFM-LP, NC)
Bud Johnson (KNBA-FM & syndicated, AK)
Carl Newman (WFVR-LP, VT)
Carolyn VandeWiele (WFHB-FM, IN)
Charlie Backfish (WUSB-FM, NY)
Chris Denerley (beyondradio.co.uk, UK)
Chris Kocher (WHRW-FM, NY)
Chris McGill (WSPN-FM, NY)
Chuck Markowitz (WERU-FM, ME)
Cindy Funk (WYSO-FM, OH)
Colin Fielding (3INR-FM, Australia)
Dan Shramek (KBOO-FM, OR)
Dave Aton (WRFG-FM, GA)
David Sears (WBGU-FM, 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)
Harlon Joye (WRFG-FM, GA)
Jack Dugan (WIOX-FM, NY)
Jan Hall (CFRU-FM & syndicated, ON)
Jan Vanderhorst (justusfolk.com, ON)
Jean Geiger (KBCS-FM, WA)
Jeremy Butler (Alabama Public Radio)
Jim Marino (CFMU-FM, ON)
Joe Pszonek (folkmusicnotebook.com & podcast, SC)
Jon Colcord (Syndicated, NH)
Jon Stein (WTBQ-AM, NY)
Karen Rakos (KEUL-FM, AK)
Kate McNally (New Hampshire Public Radio)
Kelly Walker (WTSU-FM & podcast, AL)
Kevin Elliott (WEFT-FM, IL)
Kim Ware (Radio Plastique, GA)
Larry Hoyt (WAER-FM, NY)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM, AR)
Lindsay Mar (2RRR-FM, Australia)
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)
Mary Anne Moorman (KBCS-FM, WA)
Mary Sue Twohy (SiriusXM & folk.org)
Matt Watroba (WKAR-FM, MI)
Matthew Baya (WERU-FM, ME)
Menachem Vinegrad (Radio Upper Galilee & folkmusicnotebook.com, Israel)
Michael Alzo (WSLU-FM, NY)
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)
Paul Hefti (KUBU-LP & live365.com, CA)
Paul Porzio (Cox Cable, VA)
Peter Fraissinet (WVBR-FM, NY)
Peter Kernast (WTSR-FM, NJ)
Richard Gillmann (KBCS-FM, WA)
Richard Howard (KZMU-FM, UT)
Rik James (KGLT-FM, MT)
Robert Resnik (Vermont Public Radio)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Steve Edge (CiTR-FM, BC)
Steve Soucy (WERU-FM, ME)
Stu Weaver (WFCF-FM, FL)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WWUH-FM, CT)
Susi Lanagan (PBS-FM, Australia)
Tom Coxworth (CKUA-FM, AB)
Tom Druckenmiller (WDIY-FM & podcast, PA)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC-FM & syndicated, NY)


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