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FOLK DJ CHART FOR January 2018

Compiled from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 14354 plays from 614 playlists

Folk DJ Chart Top Albums of the Month

Rank Album Artist Plays
1 Open Road, Broken Heart True North 101
2 American Folk (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Various Artists 95
3 The Art of Forgetting Kyle Carey 93
4 True in Time John Gorka 90
5 Wishes on a Neon Sign Abbie Gardner 88
6 Ginkgo Johnsmith 85
7 After the Flood After the Flood 62
8 Reunion of Broken Parts Ruth Hill 59
8 Little Red Wagon Elly Wininger 59
10 Fifteen The Wailin' Jennys 56
11 Letters Never Read Dori Freeman 53
12 Gut It to the Studs Letitia VanSant 48
13 Accomplice One Tommy Emmanuel 45
14 Big Fat Love Chris LaVancher 41
15 You Are Welcome Here Eric Bannan 40
16 Freedom Highway Rhiannon Giddens 35
16 Mixtape Mark Erelli 35
18 Short Stories Beppe Gambetta 34
19 A Game of Swans Nancy K Dillon 32
20 Bidin' My Time Chris Hillman 31
20 Usher's Island Usher's Island 31
22 Echo in the Valley Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn 29
23 While I Was Asleep Darling West 28
23 Small Believer Anna Tivel 28
23 A Stranger in This Time Tim Grimm and the Family Band 28
23 Rifles and Rosary Beads Mary Gauthier 28
27 The Long Awaited Album Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers 27
28 Another Life Billy Kemp 26
28 Dounia Tabolo Boubacar Traore 26
30 Rise Molly Tuttle 25
30 Out in the Open The Steep Canyon Rangers 25
30 Rare Songs John O'Connor 25
33 Poets, Philosophers, Workers and Wanderers Joe Jencks 24
33 If We Dig Any Deeper It Could Get Dangerous Sarah McQuaid 24
33 One With the Tide Alice DiMicele 24
33 Poor David's Almanack David Rawlings 24
37 One Go Around Jeffrey Martin 23
38 Stories I've Told Chuck Williams 22
39 Time-Life Treasury of Folk Music Various Artists 21
39 Spirit to the Sea Trout Steak Revival 21
41 Small Brown Birds Zoe Mulford 20
41 Low Tide Tracy Grammer 20
41 Happy Little Trees KC Groves 20
41 Turmoil and Tinfoil Billy Strings 20
41 Belle of the West Samantha Fish 20
46 February Simon Linsteadt 19
46 All American Made Margo Price 19
46 Trolling for Dreams John McCutcheon 19
46 Folksinger, Vol. 2 Willie Watson 19
46 Sing Louder Meghan Cary 19
46 The Hammer and the Heart Susan Cattaneo 19
52 Alastair Moock Alastair Moock 18
52 Further Down the Line Scott Cook 18
54 Folk Hotel Tom Russell 17
54 You See This River Janie Burnett and Blue Room 17
54 Not My Monkey Fiddle Whamdiddle 17
57 Bring Back Home Ange Hardy 16
57 Singin' Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio 16
57 Forest Fire Shawna Caspi 16
57 Big Bend Killing: The Appalachian Ballad Tradition Various Artists 16
57 California Calling Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards 16
57 The Swift House Ken and Brad Kolodner 16
57 Where the River Meets the Road Tim O'Brien 16
64 The Nashville Sound Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit 15
64 Horizon Lines Matthew Byrne 15
64 Medicine Songs Buffy Sainte-Marie 15
64 Said Little Sparrow Kim Beggs 15
64 Dog Charlie Parr 15
64 Long Hot Summer Days Jim Byrnes 15
64 Champion Nora Jane Struthers 15
64 The Laughing Apple Yusuf 15
64 Black Hills Gold Tom Peterson 15
64 Up the Flatland Stairs Bob Livingston 15
64 Call Me Lucky Chris Smither 15

Folk DJ Chart Top Songs of the Month

Rank Song Artist Plays
1 For Your Journey Kyle Carey 20
2 Wallflower Days Abbie Gardner 18
3 Someone Singing With Me Joe Purdy and Amber Rubarth 17
4 Townes Amber Rubarth and Joe Purdy 16
5 From This Valley After the Flood 15
6 Welcome in Another Year Zoe Mulford 14
6 Love This Growing Old Johnsmith 14
8 Jojo's Bread Johnsmith 13
8 Tillie Sage Kyle Carey 13
8 Nazarene Guitar John Gorka 13
8 The Ballad of Iris & Pearl John Gorka 13
8 Bright Morning Stars After the Flood 13
13 You Are Welcome Here Eric Bannan 12
13 One-Way Ticket True North 12
13 Another Sparrow Ruth Hill 12
13 Once the Teardrops Start to Fall Abbie Gardner 12
13 Siubhail a Ruin Kyle Carey 12
13 Boulder to Birmingham The Wailin' Jennys 12
13 If I Could Make You My Own Dori Freeman 12
13 Let Me Sing You a Song Joe Jencks 12
13 Cold Black Water Abbie Gardner 12
13 Mighty Bourbon True North 12
23 The President Sang Amazing Grace Zoe Mulford 11
23 New York Amber Rubarth 11
23 Small Wonders True North 11
23 Lucky Duck Johnsmith 11

Folk DJ Chart Top Artists of the Month

Rank Artist Plays
1 John Gorka 104
2 True North 101
3 Kyle Carey 94
4 Abbie Gardner 89
5 Johnsmith 86
6 After the Flood 62
7 Ruth Hill 60
8 Elly Wininger 59
9 Dori Freeman 57
10 The Wailin' Jennys 56
11 John McCutcheon 52
12 Tom Russell 50
13 Tommy Emmanuel 48
13 Letitia VanSant 48
15 Bob Dylan 46
16 Chris LaVancher 45
17 Rhiannon Giddens 43
18 Eric Bannan 41
18 Joan Baez 41
18 Mark Erelli 41
21 Pete Seeger 40
21 Zoe Mulford 40
23 Joe Purdy and Amber Rubarth 37
23 Beppe Gambetta 37
25 Mary Gauthier 36
26 Tim O'Brien 35
27 Chris Hillman 34
28 Joe Jencks 32
28 Nancy K Dillon 32
30 Usher's Island 31
30 Anna Tivel 31
32 Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn 30
32 Tom Paxton 30
32 Peter, Paul, and Mary 30
35 Infamous Stringdusters 29
36 Sarah McQuaid 28
36 Emmylou Harris 28
36 Gordon Lightfoot 28
36 Billy Kemp 28
36 Darling West 28
36 Tracy Grammer 28
36 Tim Grimm and the Family Band 28

Folk DJs

Abby Parks (WLJS-FM, AL)
Al Kniola (WVPE-FM, IN)
Allen Larman (KPFK-FM & syndicated, CA)
Allison Brock (CKUA-FM, AB)
Amy & Travis Luncan (WYSO-FM, OH)
Angela Page (WJFF-FM, NY)
Anne Fuller (KRNN-FM, AK)
Annie Keville (WVBR-FM, NY)
Art Menius (WCOM-FM, NC)
Arthur Berman (CiTR-FM, BC)
Arthur Dean (WCNI-FM, CT)
Artie Martello (WIOX-FM, mostlyfolk.org-syndicated, powerfolk.org, NY)
Bettie Carlson (WCUW-FM, MA)
Bill Hahn (WFDU-FM, NJ)
Bill Revill (WESU-FM, CT)
Bill Stuart (WFIT-FM, FL)
Bill Wagman (KDVS-FM, CA)
Bob Heyer (WWOV-FM, WV)
Bob McWilliams (KANU-FM & KPR, KS)
Brad Edmondson (WVBR-FM, NY)
Brenda & Roman Tacik (CJTR-FM, SK)
Bruce Cameron (2MCE-FM, Australia)
Bud Johnson (syndicated, AK)
Carolyn VandeWiele (WFHB-FM, IN)
Charlie Backfish (WUSB-FM, NY)
Chris Kocher (WHRW-FM, NY)
Chrisana McGill (WSPN-FM, NY)
Cindy Funk (WYSO-FM, OH)
Colin Fielding (3INR-FM, Australia)
Craig Huegel (WMNF-FM, FL)
Dan Alloway (KTEP-FM, TX)
Darwin Davidson (WERU-FM, ME)
Dave Hardy (djsleepy.com, MA)
David John (KTRU-FM, TX)
David Sears (WBGU-FM, OH)
Denis McKay (VOX-FM, Australia)
Dennis & Judy Cook (WOBC-FM, OH)
Dennis Brunnenmeyer (KVMR-FM, CA)
Diane Crowe (WMCB-FM, MA)
Diane Karl (KBOO-FM etc, OR)
Dick Hermans (WHDD-FM, CT)
Don Jacobson (KBOO-FM, OR)
Doug Dick (WQCS-FM, FL)
Ed Mellnik (KBOO-FM, OR)
Fred Frawley (WMPG-FN, ME)
Gaye Auxier (WDBX-FM, IL)
Gerry Goodfriend (CKUT-FM, QC)
Graham Rice (WJFF-FM, NY)
Graham and Barbara Dean (WBCR-LP, MA)
Greg Priddy (WJCU-FM, OH)
Greg Schatzmann (CJLX-FM, ON)
Hansjoerg Malonek (ISW-FM, Germany)
Harlon Joye (WRFG-FM, GA)
Ian Zolitor (WXPN-FM, PA)
Jared Ingersol (syndicated & sweetharmony.fm, CA)
Jean Geiger (KBCS-FM, WA)
Jeanne Holton (WMNF-FM, FL)
Jeff Zolitor (KNYO-FM, CA)
Jenny Flux (2AIR-FM, Australia)
Jeremy Butler (WUAL-FM & APR, AL)
Jim Canales (WWSP-FM, WI)
Jim Fisher (WGCS-FM, IN)
Jim Marino (CFMU-FM, ON)
Jim Rogers (WIUP-FM, PA)
Joe Pszonek (WMSC-FM & radiohowhere903.com, NJ)
John & Maureen Rumsey (KVMR-FM, CA)
John C. Falstaff (WRFG-FM, GA)
John Lupton and George Mercer (WVUD-FM, DE)
John Mazza (WNHU-FM, CT)
John Patterson (WXPI-FM, PA)
John Sillberg (CKOL-FM, ON)
John Weingart (WPRB-FM, NJ)
Johnny Bazzano (KRCB-FM, CA)
Jon 'Chip' Colcord (syndicated, NH)
Jon Stein (WTBQ-AM, NY)
Juergen Kramer (ZuSa, Germany)
Karen Rakos (KEUL-FM, AK)
Kate McNally (NHPR, NH)
Ken Batista (WYEP-FM, PA)
Ken Nagelberg (WHYR-FM, LA)
Kevin Elliott (WEFT-FM, IL)
Larry Hillberg (KVMR-FM, CA)
Larry Hoyt (WAER-FM, NY)
Laurie DesJardins (KVMR-FM, CA)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM, AR)
Lilli Kuzma (WDCB-FM, IL)
Lyle D. Skinner (CJUM-FM, MB)
Mara Noelle (KVMR-FM & KFOK-LP, CA)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM, VT)
Mark Tobler (WTUL-FM, LA)
Mary Sue Twohy (SiriusXM & syndicated, DC)
Matt Watroba (WKAR-FM, MI)
Menachem Vinegrad (Upper Galilee-FM, Israel)
Michael Alzo (WSLU-FM, NY)
Michael Benson (WPKN-FM & WESU-FM, CT)
Michael Kane (WBRS-FM, MA)
Michael Stock (WLRN-FM, FL)
Mike Flynn (KUAF-FM & syndicated, AR)
Mike Regenstreif (CKCU-FM, ON)
Mitch Park (Kidnappers, New Zealand)
Naomi Soule and Terry Moses (KCLC-FM, MO)
Nick Barr (WAMC-FM, NY)
Norm Mast (WVPE-FM, IN)
Paul Hartman (WTMD-FM, MD)
Paul Hefti (live365.com, CA)
Paul Stamler (KDHX-FM, MO)
Peter Fraissinet (WVBR-FM, NY)
Peter Kernast (WTSR-FM, NJ)
Ray Baumler (WRUR-FM & WITH-FM, NY)
Rich Pietrzak (WPRK-FM, FL)
Rich Warren (WFMT-FM & syndicated, IL)
Richard Howard (KZMU-FM, UT)
Rik James (KGLT-FM, MT)
Robert Resnik (VPR, VT)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Ron Olesko (WFDU-FM, NJ)
Sheila Shigley (WPR, WI)
Sonny Ochs (WIOX-FM, NY)
Steve Brockway (KRFC-FM, CO)
Steve Edge (CITR-FM, BC)
Steve Harris (KQSC-FM, CO)
Stu Weaver (WFCF-FM, FL)
Sue Kessell (WNUR-FM, IL)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WHUS-FM & WWUH-FM, CT)
Susi Lanagan (PBS-FM, Australia)
Taylor Caffery (WRKF-FM, LA)
Terry O'Laughlin (WORT-FM, WI)
Tom Druckenmiller (WDIY-FM & syndicated, PA)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
Tom MacArthur (folkchefskitchen.podbean.com, NB)
WTJU Folk (WTJU-FM & WHAN-FM, VA)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC & syndicated, NY)