Folk Music Radio Airplay Chart
February 2024, Week 2

Compiled by Richard Gillmann
From Playlists Submitted to FOLKDJ-L

TOP ALBUMS of February 2024, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2704 plays from 89 playlists from 75 Folk DJs

  1: "Gardens Old, Flowers New," Tom Rush [Appleseed, 2/2024] (16)
        "Toy Boat Song" (3)
        "One More Time Around The Sun" (3)
        "Glory Road" (2)
  1: "Sparrow," Jeff Talmadge [Berkalin, 2/2024] (16)
        "Night Train from Milan" (3)
        "If I Was a Sparrow" (3)
        "Little Speck of Dust" (2)
        "Hurricane" (2)
        "The Sound Of Falling Snow" (2)
  3: "American Patchwork Quartet," American Patchwork Quartet [Carolina Jasmine, 1/2024] (15)
        "Wind and Rain" (5)
        "Beneath The Willow" (2)
  4: "Simple Motion," Eric Brace & Thomm Jutz [Red Beet, 1/2024] (14)
        "What You Get For Getting Older" (4)
        "Frost on the South Side" (4)
  5: "Never Too Late," Jim Kweskin [Story, 1/2024] (11)
        "Let's Get Happy Together" (4)
        "Side by Side" (3)
  6: "Likely Story," Mad Agnes [Self, 2/2024] (10)
        "In Between" (2)
        "The Nothing You Can Do" (2)
  6: "More Than a Whisper: Celebrating the Music of Nanci Griffith," Various Artists [Rounder, 10/2023] (10)
        "Listen To The Radio," Billy Strings and Molly Tuttle (2)
        "From A Distance," The War and Treaty (2)
        "More Than A Whisper," Mary Gauthier (2)
  6: "The Space Between," The Heart Collectors [Spins the Gold, 1/2024] (10)
        "Woodstock" (2)
        "Kathy's Song" (2)
        "No Separation" (2)
  9: "Halfway to Houston," Susan Werner [Self, 1/2024] (9)
        "Halfway To Houston" (5)
 10: "By Request," Mustard's Retreat [Self, 12/2023] (8)
        "Simple Faith" (2)
        "Sold It For A Song" (2)
 10: "The Returner," Allison Russell [Fantasy, 9/2023] (8)
        "Eve Was Black" (5)
        "The Returner" (2)
 10: "Salt Box," Charm City Junction [Self, 1/2024] (8)
        "My Love Never Sleeps" (2)
        "Roll On John" (2)
 10: "Stranger in My Town," Nick Justice [Self, 2/2024] (8)
        "Dream #9" (2)
        "Don't You Know" (2)
 14: "Bound for Land," Leslie Evers [Self, 1/2024] (7)
        "Along the Rocky Way" (2)
 14: "Dark Harvest," Malcolm Macwatt [Need To Know, 1/2024] (7)
        "Red River Woman" (2)
 14: "Desert Pavement," Ismay [Tunzi LLC/Singular Record, 1/2024] (7)
        "Coyote In The Road" (2)
 14: "Highlander," Missy Raines [Compass, 1/2024] (7)
        "Who Needs a Mine?" (3)
 14: "North Star," Carole Wise [Soulful Cricket, 2/2024] (7)
        "I Know My Roots" (2)
        "North Star" (2)
 14: "Sideways," The Steel Wheels [Big Ring, 2/2024] (7)
        "Morning Before Long" (2)
 14: "So Strong," Jaspar Lepak [Self, 1/2024] (7)
        "Stay True" (3)
 14: "Traveling Wildfire," Dom Flemons [Smithsonian/Folkways, 1/2023] (7)
        "Saddle It Around" (2)
 22: "Dogs Without A Home," E. G. Cooper [Self, 7/2023] (6)
        "Lover" (5)
 22: "Donegal," Altan [Compass, 2/2024] (6)
        "Faoiseamh A Gheobhadsa" (1)
 22: "Land of Dreams," Annie Moscow [Eleven Block, 2/2024] (6)
        "Damaged Angel" (2)
        "Gypsy Dancer" (2)
 22: "Morning Sun," Lisa Klotz [Self, 2/2024] (6)
        "Ukrainian Now" (2)
 22: "Polaroid Lovers," Sarah Jarosz [Rounder, 2/2024] (6)
        "Days Can Turn Around" (3)
        "Runaway Train" (2)
 27: "O Sun O Moon," Bruce Cockburn [True North, 4/2023] (5/6)
        "King of the Bolero" (1)
 27: "City of Gold," Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway [Nonesuch, 7/2023] (5)
        "Where Did All The Wild Things Go?" (3)
 27: "Even Better on the Bad Days," Scott Sean White [Self, 1/2024] (5)
        "Small World" (1)
 27: "Joni Mitchell at Newport," Joni Mitchell [Rhino, 8/2023] (5)
        "Both Sides Now" (4)
 27: "Long Story Short: Willie Nelson 90," Various Artists [Legacy, 10/2023] (5)
        "I Gotta Get Drunk - Live at The Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, CA - April 30, 2023," Billy Strings (1)
 27: "Old Ghosts," Diane Coll [Happy Fish, 1/2024] (5)
        "Old Ghosts" (2)
 27: "On Solid Ground," Reggie Harris [Self, 2021] (5)
        "Hello in There" (2)
 27: "Put The Ring On Every Day," Grace Morrison [Self] (5)
        "Put The Ring On Every Day" (5)
 27: "Return Home," Lisa Doscher [Self, 2/2024] (5)
        "Come Into" (2)
 27: "Wanderlust," Elexa Dawson & Stanley Hotel [Turns Out, 1/2024] (5)
        "Will of the World" (2)
        "High On The Street" (2)

TOP SONGS of February 2024, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2704 plays from 89 playlists from 75 Folk DJs

1. "Both Sides Now" (5)
     from "Joni Mitchell at Newport" (Joni Mitchell)
1. "Eve Was Black" (5)
     from "The Returner" (Allison Russell)
1. "Fast Car" (5)
     from "Tracy Chapman" (Tracy Chapman)
1. "Halfway To Houston" (5)
     from "Halfway to Houston" (Susan Werner)
1. "Lover" (5)
     from "Dogs Without a Home" (E. G. Cooper)
1. "Put The Ring On Every Day" (5)
     from "Put the Ring On Every Day" (Grace Morrison)
1. "Wind and Rain" (5)
     from "American Patchwork Quartet" (American Patchwork Quartet)
8. "Frost on the South Side" (4)
     from "Simple Motion" (Eric Brace & Thomm Jutz)
8. "I Think Of You" (4)
     from "I Think of You - single" (Terri Camilari)
8. "Let's Get Happy Together" (4)
     from "Never Too Late" (Jim Kweskin)
8. "What You Get For Getting Older" (4)
     from "Simple Motion" (Eric Brace & Thomm Jutz)
12. "One More Time Around The Sun" (3)
     from "Gardens Old, Flowers New" (Tom Rush)
12. "Days Can Turn Around" (3)
     from "Polaroid Lovers" (Sarah Jarosz)

TOP ARTISTS of February 2024, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2704 plays from 89 playlists from 75 Folk DJs

1. Tom Rush (23)
        "Gardens Old, Flowers New" (16)
2. Jeff Talmadge (16)
        "Sparrow" (16)
3. American Patchwork Quartet (15)
        "American Patchwork Quartet" (15)
3. Eric Brace & Thomm Jutz (15)
        "Simple Motion" (14)
5. Mad Agnes (12)
        "Likely Story" (10)
6. Allison Russell (10)
        "The Returner" (7)
6. Dom Flemons (10)
        "Traveling Wildfire" (7)
6. The Heart Collectors (10)
        "The Space Between" (10)
6. The Steel Wheels (10)
        "Sideways" (7)
10. Bruce Cockburn (9)
        "O Sun O Moon" (6)
10. Jim Kweskin (9)
        "Never Too Late" (9)
10. John McCutcheon (9)
        "Untold" (4)
10. Leslie Evers (9)
        "Bound for Land" (7)
10. Mustard's Retreat (9)
        "By Request" (8)
10. Tracy Chapman (9)
        "Tracy Chapman" (4)
16. Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys (8)
        "Blind Raccoon and NOLA Blue Collection, Vol. 6" (1)
16. Charm City Junction (8)
        "Salt Box" (8)
16. Josh White (8)
        "Free and Equal Blues" (2)
16. Nick Justice (8)
        "Stranger in My Town" (8)
16. Susan Werner (8)
        "Halfway to Houston" (8)
21. Jaspar Lepak (7/8)
        "So Strong" (7)
21. Carole Wise (7)
        "North Star" (7)
21. Eric Andersen (7)
        "Foolish Like The Flowers" (3)
21. Ismay (7)
        "Desert Pavement" (7)
21. Joni Mitchell (7)
        "Joni Mitchell at Newport" (4)
21. Malcolm Macwatt (7)
        "Dark Harvest" (7)
21. Red Molly (7)
        "Light In The Sky" (3)
21. Rhiannon Giddens (7)
        "Freedom Highway" (4)
21. Runa (7)
        "When the Light Gets In" (4)
21. Sarah Jarosz (7)
        "Polaroid Lovers" (6)
21. Taj Mahal (7)
        "Essential Taj Mahal" (4)
21. Woody Guthrie (7)
        "Long Ways to Travel: The Unreleased Folkways Masters" (3)

TOP LABELS of February 2024, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2704 plays from 89 playlists from 75 Folk DJs

1. Smithsonian/Folkways (65)
2. Rounder (60)
3. Compass (33)
4. Appleseed (31)
4. Columbia (31)
6. Signature Sounds (27)
7. Nonesuch (23)
8. Capitol (20)
9. Red House (19)
10. Rhino (18)
11. Warner (17)
12. Elektra (16)
13. Flying Fish (15)
14. Borealis (14)
15. Berkalin (13)
15. Fantasy (13)
15. Legacy (13)
15. True North (13)
19. Carolina Jasmine (12)
19. RCA (12)
19. Red Beet (12)
19. Sugar Hill (12)
19. Thirty Tigers (12)

FOLK DJs - February 2024, Week 2
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2704 plays from 89 playlists from 75 Folk DJs

Al Kniola (WVPE-FM, IN)
Allen Larman (KPFK-FM, CA)
Art Menius (WHUP-LP, NC)
Artie Martello (mostlyfolk.org & podcast, NY)
Bill "Rusty" Crowell & Jan Alba (WPPM-FM & mixcloud.com, PA)
Bill Revill (WESU-FM, CT)
Bill Wagman (KDVS-FM, CA)
Bob Heyer (WEJP-LP & WWOV-LP, WV)
Bob McWilliams (Kansas Public Radio)
Bob Weiser (WOMR-FM & WFMR-FM, MA)
Bruce Cameron (2MCE-FM, Australia)
Carolyn VandeWiele (WFHB-FM, IN)
Charlie Backfish (WUSB-FM, NY)
Chris Kocher (WHRW-FM, NY)
Craig Huegel (WMNF-FM, FL)
Dan Alloway (KTEP-FM, TX)
Dan Maher (mixcloud.com, WA)
Dan Shramek (KBOO-FM, OR)
David John (KAXE-FM, MN)
David Sears (WBGU-FM, OH)
Diane Crowe (WMCB-LP, MA)
Diane Karl (KBOO-FM, OR)
Dick Hermans (WKZE-FM, NY)
Don Jacobson (KBOO-FM, OR)
Ellen Stanley (KFAI-FM, MN)
Gerry Goodfriend (CKUT-FM, QC)
Greg Priddy (WJCU-FM, OH)
Harlon Joye (WRFG-FM, GA)
Jack Dugan (WIOX-FM, NY)
Jan Vanderhorst (justusfolk.com, ON)
Jean Geiger (mixcloud.com, WA)
Jenny Flux (2BBB-FM, Australia)
Jeremy Butler (Alabama Public Radio)
Jim Marino (CFMU-FM, ON)
Joe Pszonek (folkmusicnotebook.com, SC)
John Rumsey (KVMR-FM, CA)
John Weingart (WPRB-FM, NJ)
Johnny Bazzano (KRCB-FM, CA)
Jon Stein (WTBQ-AM, NY)
Kelly Walker (WTSU-FM & podcast, AL)
Ken Batista (WRCT-FM, PA)
Kevin Elliott (WEFT-FM, IL)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM & mixcloud.com, AR)
Mara Noelle (KVMR-FM, CA)
Marc Albert (KMUZ-FM & mixcloud.com, OR)
Marilyn Rea Beyer (WFMT-FM, IL)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM & WGDH-FM, VT)
Mary Anne Moorman (KBCS-FM, WA)
Matt Watroba (WKAR-FM, MI)
Menachem Vinegrad (Radio Upper Galilee & folkmusicnotebook.com, Israel)
Michael Alzo (WSLU-FM, NY)
Michael Benson (WESU-FM, CT)
Michael Kane (WBRS-FM, MA)
Michael Park (mixcloud.com & PRX, NY)
Michael S. Stock (WLRN-FM, FL)
Mike Regenstreif (CKCU-FM, ON)
Mitch Park (WPAQ-FM & Radio Kidnappers, New Zealand)
Nick Noble (WICN-FM, MA)
Paul Hartman (WTMD-FM, MD)
Paul Hefti (KUBU-LP, CA)
Peter Kernast (WTSR-FM, NJ)
Richard Gillmann (KBCS-FM & mixcloud.com, WA)
Richard Howard (KZMU-FM, UT)
Robert Resnik (Vermont Public Radio)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Steve Edge (CiTR-FM, QC)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WWUH-FM & WHUS-FM, CT)
Terry B. Moses & Naomi Soule (KCLC-FM, MO)
Tim Forsman (WMHB-FM, ME)
Tom Coxworth (CKUA-FM, AB)
Tom Druckenmiller (WDIY-FM & podcast, PA)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
Wally Bowen (KOCF-LP, OR)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC-FM & mixcloud.com, NY)
Wayne Greene (KEOS-FM, TX)


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