Folk Music Radio Airplay Chart
March 2024, Week 5

Compiled by Richard Gillmann
From Playlists Submitted to FOLKDJ-L

TOP ALBUMS of March 2024, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2367 plays from 74 playlists from 46 Folk DJs

  1: "Polaroid Lovers," Sarah Jarosz [Rounder, 2/2024] (21)
        "Columbus & 89th" (4)
        "Runaway Train" (4)
        "Take The High Road" (3)
        "When The Lights Go Out" (3)
        "The Way It Is Now" (3)
  2: "Gardens Old, Flowers New," Tom Rush [Appleseed, 2/2024] (18)
        "Sailing" (4)
        "One More Time Around the Sun" (3)
        "Toy Boat Song" (3)
  2: "World Brand New," Mouths of Babes [Wild Awake, 3/2024] (18)
        "World Brand New" (8)
        "I Am Willing" (3)
  4: "Singing to the Moon," Jillian Matundan [Keezamonkee, 3/2024] (17)
        "Frozen" (5)
        "Worth" (4)
        "You Read My Mind" (3)
  5: "More Than a Whisper: Celebrating the Music of Nanci Griffith," Various Artists [Rounder, 10/2023] (12)
        "You Can't Go Home Again," Sarah Jarosz (3)
        "Trouble In The Fields," Lyle Lovett and Kathy Mattea (2)
        "Ford Econoline," Todd Snider (2)
  6: "Donegal," Altan [Compass, 2/2024] (11)
        "The Barley and the Rye" (2)
        "Faoiseamh a Gheobhadsa" (2)
        "Port Árainn Mhór/Port Kitty Rua Mooney" (2)
  6: "Mother," The Wandering Hearts [Chrysalis, 3/2024] (11)
        "Down by the River" (2)
        "Waiting" (2)
  6: "Halfway to Houston," Susan Werner [Self, 1/2024] (11)
        "Halfway to Houston" (2)
        "Lake of Stars" (2)
        "Tiny Texans" (2)
        "Welcome to Texas!" (2)
  9: "American Patchwork Quartet," American Patchwork Quartet [Carolina Jasmine, 1/2024] (10)
        "Lazy John" (2)
        "Beneath the Willow" (2)
        "Gone for Soldier" (2)
  9: "Never Too Late," Jim Kweskin [Story, 1/2024] (10)
        "Honey in the Rock" (2)
        "Leaving Home" (2)
        "Remember Me" (2)
  9: "Praying' for Sunshine," Suzy Bogguss [Loyal Duchess, 1/2024] (10)
        "It's Too Late" (3)
        "We Can Make It Alright" (2)
 12: "Bound for Land," Leslie Evers [Self, 1/2024] (8)
        "Genevieve" (3)
 12: "The Space Between," The Heart Collectors [Spins the Gold, 1/2024] (8)
        "Stand Up" (3)
        "The Garden" (2)
 14: "Ezra," Ezra [Adhyâropa, 3/2024] (7)
        "Jarrah" (2)
 14: "The Fields of Chazy," Claudia Gibson [Self, 2/2024] (7)
        "The Fields of Chazy" (3)
 14: "The Living Kind," John Smith [Thirty Tigers, 3/2024] (7)
        "Trick Of The Light" (2)
        "The Living Kind" (2)
 14: "My Black Country: The Songs of Alice Randall," Various Artists [Oh Boy, 3/2024] (7)
        "The Ballad of Sally Anne," Rhiannon Giddens (3)
        "Big Dream," Valerie June (3)
 14: "The Robin's Call," Wayne Brereton [Self, 2/2024] (7)
        "Come Rain or Shine" (3)
        "Shepherd Lad" (2)
 14: "Salt Box," Charm City Junction [Self, 1/2024] (7)
        "Let Me Roll" (2)
        "Minnie Put the Kettle On / Killavil Reel" (2)
 14: "Speed of Sound," Jesse Lynn Madera [Big Fat Dress, 2/2024] (7)
        "No Place to Shine" (2)
        "Ten Miles Down" (2)
 21: "The Bard of Aquarius," Zera Starchild [Self, 3/2024] (6)
        "You Grow Through What You Go Through" (2)
 21: "Graced by Leaves," Simone Keane [Self, 3/2024] (6)
        "Kicking up the Leaves" (2)
        "Graced By Leaves" (2)
 21: "Land of Dreams," Annie Moscow [Eleven Block, 2/2024] (6)
        "Open Dream" (2)
 21: "Ozark Symphony," Kelly Hunt [Compass, 10/2023] (6)
        "Evangeline" (1)
 21: "Return Home," Lisa Doscher [Self, 2/2024] (6)
        "Rain Falls" (1)
 21: "Simple Motion," Eric Brace & Thomm Jutz [Red Beet, 1/2024] (6)
        "Just a Moment" (2)
 27: "One of These Days," Cris Jacobs [Soundly, 3/2024] (5/10)
        "Queen of the Avenue" (2)
        "Heavy Water" (2)
 27: "Critterland," Willi Carlisle [Signature Sounds, 2/2024] (5/7)
        "The Great Depression" (3)
 27: "One Deep River," Mark Knopfler [EMI, 3/2024] (5)
        "Ahead of the Game" (2)
        "Watch Me Gone" (2)
 27: "All My Friends," Aoife O'Donovan [Yep Roc, 3/2024] (5)
        "All My Friends" (2)
        "Someone to Follow" (2)
 27: "No Such Thing as Forever," Josh Fortenbery [Muskeg Collective, 3/2024] (5)
        "Bored to Death" (2)
 27: "So Strong," Jaspar Lepak [Self, 1/2024] (5)
        "So Strong" (4)
 27: "Together," Tom Paxton & John McCutcheon [Appalseed, 10/2023] (5)
        "Everything" (2)

TOP SONGS of March 2024, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2367 plays from 74 playlists from 46 Folk DJs

1. "If God is an Apple" (8)
     from "If God is an Apple - single" (Erik Balkey & Jessica Smucker)
1. "World Brand New" (8)
     from "World Brand New" (Mouths of Babes)
3. "Frozen" (5)
     from "Singing to the Moon" (Jillian Matundan)
4. "The Border" (4)
     from "The Border" (Willie Nelson)
4. "Columbus & 89th" (4)
     from "Polaroid Lovers" (Sarah Jarosz)
4. "Her Voice is a River" (4)
     from "Besos Kisses" (Colleen Kattau)
4. "Runaway Train" (4)
     from "Polaroid Lovers" (Sarah Jarosz)
4. "Sailing" (4)
     from "Gardens Old, Flowers New" (Tom Rush)
9. "So Strong" (3/4)
     from "So Strong" (Jaspar Lepak)
9. "Worth" (3/4)
     from "Singing to the Moon" (Jillian Matundan)
9. "One More Time Around the Sun" (3)
     from "Gardens Old, Flowers New" (Tom Rush)
9. "Ahead Of The Game" (3)
     from "One Deep River" (Mark Knopfler)

TOP ARTISTS of March 2024, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2367 plays from 74 playlists from 46 Folk DJs

1. Sarah Jarosz (25)
        "Polaroid Lovers" (21)
2. Tom Rush (20)
        "Gardens Old, Flowers New" (18)
3. Mouths of Babes (19)
        "World Brand New" (18)
4. Jillian Matundan (17)
        "Singing to the Moon" (17)
4. Susan Werner (17)
        "Halfway to Houston" (10)
6. Altan (13)
        "Donegal" (11)
7. Stan Rogers (12)
        "Home In Halifax" (3)
        "Songs of a Lifetime" (3)
7. Suzy Bogguss (12)
        "Praying' for Sunshine" (10)
9. Willie Nelson (11)
        "The Border" (4)
        "Long Story Short: Willie Nelson 90" (3)
10. American Patchwork Quartet (10)
        "American Patchwork Quartet" (10)
10. Jim Kweskin (10)
        "Never Too Late" (7)
10. John Smith (10)
        "The Living Kind" (7)
13. Rhiannon Giddens (9/10)
        "You're the One" (6)
        "My Black Country" (3)
13. The Heart Collectors (9)
        "The Space Between" (8)
13. Jesse Lynn Madera (9)
        "Speed of Sound" (7)
16. Erik Balkey & Jessica Smucker (8)
        "If God is an Apple - single" (7)
16. Gillian Welch (8)
        "Boots No. 1: The Official Revival Bootleg" (4)
        "Soul Journey" (3)
16. Leslie Evers (8)
        "Bound for Land" (8)
19. Harp (7/8)
        "A Time to Sing!" (5)
19. Valerie June (7/8)
        "My Black Country: The Songs of Alice Randall" (3)
        "Ordinary World - single" (3)
19. Carrie Newcomer (7)
        "A Great Wild Mercy" (3)
19. Carole Wise (7)
        "North Star" (5)
19. Charm City Junction (7)
        "Salt Box" (7)
19. Claudia Gibson (7)
        "The Fields of Chazy" (7)
19. Ezra (7)
        "Ezra" (7)
19. Mark Knopfler (7)
        "One Deep River" (5)
19. Richard Shindell (7)
        "Courier" (2)
19. The Wandering Hearts (7)
        "Mother" (6)
19. Wayne Brereton (7)
        "The Robin's Call" (7)

TOP LABELS of March 2024, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2367 plays from 74 playlists from 46 Folk DJs

1. Rounder (82)
2. Compass (49)
3. Appleseed (28)
4. Columbia (27)
5. Thirty Tigers (23/28)
6. Legacy (21)
6. Signature Sounds (21)
8. Smithsonian/Folkways (20)
9. Red House (18)
9. Warner (18)
11. Elektra (17)
12. Nonesuch (16)
12. Wild Awake (16)
14. Rhino (13)
14. Yep Roc (13)
16. Keezamonkee (12)
16. Oh Boy (12)
16. Stony Plain (12)
19. Adhyâropa (11)
19. Reprise (11)

FOLK DJs - March 2024, Week 5
Compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 2367 plays from 74 playlists from 46 Folk DJs

Al Kniola (WVPE-FM, IN)
Angela Page (WJFF-FM & folkmusicnotebook.com, NY)
Artie Martello (mostlyfolk.org & podcast, NY)
Bill "Rusty" Crowell & Jan Alba (WPPM-FM & mixcloud.com, PA)
Bob Heyer (WEJP-LP & WWOV-LP, WV)
Bob McWilliams (Kansas Public Radio)
Caroline Doctorow (WPKN-FM, CT)
Carolyn VandeWiele (WFHB-FM, IN)
Chris Kocher (WHRW-FM, NY)
Craig Huegel (WMNF-FM, FL)
Dan Maher (mixcloud.com, WA)
Dan Shramek (KBOO-FM, OR)
Dick Hermans (WKZE-FM, NY)
Ellen Stanley (KFAI-FM, MN)
Graham & Barbara Dean (WBCR-LP, MA)
Greg Priddy (WJCU-FM, OH)
Jack Dugan (WIOX-FM, NY)
James Sereda (WUSB-FM, NY)
Jared Ingersol (mixcloud.com & syndicated)
Jeremy Butler (Alabama Public Radio)
Jim Gilliland (WRUW-FM, OH)
John Platt (WFUV-FM, NY)
Ken Batista (WRCT-FM, PA)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM & mixcloud.com, AR)
Lilli Kuzma (WDCB-FM, IL)
Mara Noelle (KVMR-FM, CA)
Marc Albert (KMUZ-FM & mixcloud.com, OR)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM & WGDH-FM, VT)
Mary Sue Twohy (SiriusXM, DC)
Menachem Vinegrad (Radio Upper Galilee & folkmusicnotebook.com, Israel)
Michael Benson (WESU-FM, CT)
Mike Regenstreif (CKCU-FM, ON)
Mitch Park (Radio Kidnappers & folktunefinder.com, New Zealand)
Paul Hartman (WTMD-FM, MD)
Paul Porzio (Cox Cable, VA)
Peter Fraissinet (WVBR-FM & syndicated, NY)
Robert Resnik (Vermont Public Radio)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Ron Olesko (WFDU-FM & folkmusicnotebook.com, NJ)
Steve Edge (CiTR-FM, BC)
Stu Weaver (WFCF-FM, FL)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WWUH-FM, CT)
Taylor Caffery (WRKF-FM, LA)
Tom Coxworth (CKUA-FM, AB)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC-FM & mixcloud.com, NY)


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