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FOLK DJ CHART FOR March 2018

Compiled from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 14096 plays from 529 playlists from 137 Folk DJs

Folk DJ Chart Top Albums of the Month

Rank Album Artist Plays
1 Whistle Down the Wind Joan Baez 95
1 Ghost Light John McCutcheon 95
3 Hot Jazz, Cool Blues and Hard-Hitting Songs Barbara Dane 92
4 See You Around I'm With Her 88
5 Low Tide Tracy Grammer 80
6 When the Sun Comes Up The Lonesome Ace Stringband 78
7 Time Is Everything Vivian Leva 75
8 Prophets on the Boulevard Rob McHale 74
9 The Gap of Dreams Altan 72
10 Old Freight Alan Barnosky 71
11 True in Time John Gorka 59
12 Ukulele Crimes Joel Mabus 48
13 Call Me Lucky Chris Smither 47
14 Live at Club 47 Doc Watson 42
15 The Invisible Comes to Us Anna and Elizabeth 41
15 Sunshiner The Mammals 41
15 Natural Jesse Terry 41
18 No Pressure Hot Club Sandwich 39
19 A Heart Never Knows The Price Sisters 38
19 Open Road, Broken Heart True North 38
21 Ginkgo Johnsmith 37
22 American Folk (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Various Artists 33
22 North of Despair Wood and Wire 33
24 Time to Fly Mare Wakefield and Nomad 31
24 Rifles and Rosary Beads Mary Gauthier 31
26 The Starlighter Shawn Colvin 30
26 Carry Me Along Dave Richardson 30
28 The Art of Forgetting Kyle Carey 29
28 Lord of the Desert 3hattrio 29
28 Edgeland Kim Richey 29
31 Black Cowboys Dom Flemons 28
31 2000 Miles From Nashville Wylie and the Wild West 28
31 Live From the Art Farm The Fretless 28
31 By the Way, I Forgive You Brandi Carlile 28
35 Arkansas John Oates 27
35 Wishes on a Neon Sign Abbie Gardner 27
35 Open Road Diane Patterson 27
38 Out in the Open Steep Canyon Rangers 26
38 American Road: An American Roots Acoustic Sojourn Gary Paul 26
38 Settling Scores Vol. II Grant Peeples and the Peeples Republik 26
41 The Thousand Incarnations of the Rose Various Artists 25
41 Fifteen Wailin' Jennys 25
41 Tearing at the Seams Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats 25
44 Skeins Andrew and Casey Calhoun 24
44 Songs From the Deluge Western Centuries 24
46 Letters Never Read Dori Freeman 23
46 The Next Chapter Connla 23
48 Out Past the Wires Rod Picott 21
49 You Are Welcome Here Eric Bannan 20
49 Usher's Island Usher's Island 20
49 Homeland Mick Hanly 20
52 The Forgotten: Recovered Treasures From the Pen of Si Kahn Joe Jencks 19
52 The Ode Horseshoes and Hand Grenades 19
52 Extralife Darlingside 19
52 10,000 Days Like These Low Lily 19
56 The Promise of Strangers Fugitives 18
56 Reunion of Broken Parts Ruth Hill 18
56 Big Fat Love Chris LaVancher 18
56 The Ledges Kieran Kane and Rayna Gellert 18
60 Show the Love Various Artists 17
60 After the Flood After the Flood 17
60 Spaghettification Christine Lavin 17
63 Heartbreak Song for the Radio The LYNNeS 16
63 Home on the River Caroline Cotter 16
63 The Gospel Truth Live Marie Knight 16
63 Freedom Highway Rhiannon Giddens 16
63 Accomplice One Tommy Emmanuel 16
68 Bidin' My Time Chris Hillman 15
68 A Stranger in This Time Tim Grimm and the Family Band 15
68 The Orphan King Ed Romanoff 15

Folk DJ Chart Top Songs of the Month

Rank Song Artist Plays
1 The President Sang Amazing Grace Joan Baez 26
2 This Road John McCutcheon 18
2 The Great Correction Joan Baez 18
4 Old Freight Alan Barnosky 17
4 Bowling Green Alan Barnosky 17
4 Ain't That Fine I'm With Her 17
7 Whistle Down the Wind Joan Baez 16
8 Ukulele Crimes Joel Mabus 15
8 Common Ground Rob McHale 15
10 See You Around I'm With Her 14
11 Hole Tracy Grammer 13
11 Woody's Shoes Rob McHale 13
11 I Wish the Wars Were All Over Joan Baez 13
11 Time Is Everything Vivian Leva 13
15 She Just Dances John McCutcheon 12
15 At My Kitchen Table The Lonesome Ace Stringband 12
15 The Verdant Mile Tracy Grammer 12
18 The Gun Byrd and Street 11
18 Knockin' on Your Screen Door John Prine 11
18 I-89 I'm With Her 11
18 Why Are the Guns Still Firing Joe Jencks 11
18 The Gap of Dreams/Nia's Jig/the Beekeeper Altan 11
23 Free Tracy Grammer 10
23 Swang Thang Hot Club Sandwich 10
23 Pretty Boy Floyd The Lonesome Ace Stringband 10
23 Dust Devil 3hattrio 10
23 Mother in the Graveyard Anna and Elizabeth 10
23 Blair Mountain Rob McHale 10
23 Nobody Home Chris Smither 10

Folk DJ Chart Top Artists of the Month

Rank Artist Plays
1 John McCutcheon 121
2 Joan Baez 119
3 Barbara Dane 94
4 I'm With Her 91
5 Altan 85
6 Tracy Grammer 83
7 The Lonesome Ace Stringband 81
8 Vivian Leva 75
8 Rob McHale 75
10 John Gorka 71
10 Alan Barnosky 71
12 Joel Mabus 68
13 Doc Watson 59
14 Chris Smither 54
15 Anna and Elizabeth 46
16 Johnsmith 45
17 The Mammals 41
17 Jesse Terry 41
19 Joe Jencks 39
19 True North 39
19 Hot Club Sandwich 39
22 Shawn Colvin 38
22 The Price Sisters 38
24 Mary Gauthier 37
25 Bob Dylan 36
25 John Prine 36
25 Mick Hanly 36
25 Wailin' Jennys 36
29 Gary Paul 34
30 Tom Russell 33
30 Tom Paxton 33
30 Kim Richey 33
30 Wood and Wire 33
34 Dom Flemons 31
34 Dave Richardson 31
34 Mare Wakefield and Nomad 31
37 Dori Freeman 30
38 Abbie Gardner 29
38 Kyle Carey 29
38 3hattrio 29
38 Tim O'Brien 29
38 Wylie and the Wild West 29
38 Brandi Carlile 29

Folk DJs

Abby Parks (WLJS-FM, AL)
Al Kniola (WVPE-FM, IN)
Allison Brock (CKUA-FM, AB)
Amanda Lynn Stubley (CHRW, ON)
Angela Page (WJFF-FM, NY)
Anne Fuller and Mike Sakarias (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)
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)
Bob Weiser (WOMR-FM, MA)
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)
Chris McGill (WSPN, 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 Aton (WRFG-FM, GA)
Dave Hardy (djsleepy.com, MA)
David John (KTRU-FM, TX)
David Sears (WBGU-FM, OH)
Dennis & Judy Cook (WOBC-FM, OH)
Dennis Brunnenmeyer (KVMR-FM, CA)
Diane Crowe (WMCB-FM, MA)
Diane Hunt (KBOO-FM, OR)
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)
Eddie O'Strange (Wellington Access Radio, NZ)
Fred Frawley (WMPG-FN, ME)
Fred Knittel (WXPN-FM, PA)
Gail Comfort (UMFM, ON)
Gaye Auxier (WDBX-FM, IL)
Gerry Goodfriend (CKUT-FM, QC)
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)
Jan Hall (folkrootsradio.com, ON)
Jared Ingersol (syndicated & sweetharmony.fm, CA)
Jean Geiger (KBCS-FM, WA)
Jeff Robson (CJUM-FM, MB)
Jeff Zolitor (KNYO-FM, CA)
Jeremy Butler (WUAL-FM & APR, AL)
Jim Canales (WWSP-FM, WI)
Jim Fisher (WGCS-FM, IN)
Jim Gilliland (WRUW-FM, OH)
Jim Marino (CFMU-FM, ON)
Jim Rogers (WIUP-FM, PA)
Joe Pszonek (WMSC-FM & radiohowhere903.com, NJ)
John & Maureen Rumsey (KVMR-FM, CA)
John Lupton and George Mercer (WVUD-FM, DE)
John Mazza (WNHU-FM, CT)
John Patterson (WXPI-FM, PA)
John Platt (WFUV, NY)
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)
Juliet Youngren (WEFT-FM, IL)
Justin Helmer (KVSC, MN)
Karen Rakos (KEUL-FM, AK)
Kate McNally (NHPR, NH)
Kelly Walker (WEOS-FM, NY)
Ken Batista (WYEP-FM, PA)
Ken Nagelberg (WHYR-FM, LA)
Ken Yavit (KBAC-FM, PA)
Kevin Elliott (WEFT-FM, IL)
Kevin Vance (KPFA-FM, CA)
Larry Hillberg (KVMR-FM, CA)
Larry Hoyt (WAER-FM, NY)
Laurie DesJardins (KVMR-FM, CA)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM, AR)
Linda Fahey (WKSU-FM & FolkAlley.com, NY)
Lyle D. Skinner (CJUM-FM, MB)
Lyle Skinner (CJUM/UMFM, MB)
Mara Noelle (KVMR-FM & KFOK-LP, CA)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM, VT)
Mark Pedersen (WOJB-FM, WI)
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 Kane (WBRS-FM, MA)
Michael Stock (WLRN-FM, FL)
Mike Flynn (KUAF-FM & syndicated, AR)
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 Kernast (WTSR-FM, NJ)
Ray Baumler (WRUR-FM & WITH-FM, NY)
Rich Warren (WFMT-FM & syndicated, IL)
Richard Howard (KZMU-FM, UT)
Robert Resnik (VPR, VT)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Sadie Damascus (KGGV-FM, CA)
Sheila Shigley (WPR, WI)
Sonny Ochs (WIOX-FM, NY)
Steve Brockway (KRFC-FM, CO)
Steve Edge (CITR-FM, BC)
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)
Todd Tyson (pointfm.com, VT)
Tom Coxworth (CKUA-FM, AB)
Tom Druckenmiller (WDIY-FM & syndicated, PA)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
Tom MacArthur (folkchefskitchen.podbean.com, NB)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC & syndicated, NY)