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FOLK DJ CHART FOR May 2018

Compiled from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 14879 plays from 578 playlists from 134 Folk DJs

Folk DJ Chart Top Albums of the Month

Rank Album Artist Plays
1 The Prodigal Son Ry Cooder 128
2 Ready to Go Reggie Harris 123
3 Them and Us Chuck Brodsky 103
4 The Tree of Forgiveness John Prine 88
5 The Lies the Poets Tell Laurie MacAllister 84
6 Sweet Old Religion Pharis and Jason Romero 81
7 Safe Until Tomorrow The Kennedys 80
8 The Broken Heart of Everything David Francey 76
8 My Fence & My Neighbor Cosy Sheridan and Charlie Koch 76
10 Take This Hammer Joe Rollin Porter 72
11 The Man I'm Supposed to Be Rod Abernethy 70
12 Black Cowboys Dom Flemons 68
13 Shiver Carolann Solebello 63
14 Voices Tom Rush 53
15 The Forgotten Joe Jencks 52
16 Armadillo on a Hot Tin Roof Vi Wickam and Justin Branum 46
17 Held in the Arms Lucia Comnes 44
17 White Tiger Ana Egge 44
19 Last Man Standing Willie Nelson 42
20 Carter Stanley's Eyes Peter Rowan 41
20 Whistle Down the Wind Joan Baez 41
22 Old Songs Yet to Sing Tom Russell 40
22 Rising Tide Taivi 40
24 Get Us Out of Fearland Banjo Nickaru and Western Scooches 38
25 Songs of the Mountains, Songs of the Plains Roe Family Singers 35
26 Rabbit in the Moon Sparrow Blue 34
26 Volunteer Old Crow Medicine Show 34
28 For Real Rita Hosking 33
28 Natural Jesse Terry 33
28 Ghost Light John McCutcheon 33
31 North of Despair Wood and Wire 32
31 10,000 Days Like These Low Lily 32
31 Sometimes Just the Sky Mary Chapin Carpenter 32
34 See You Around I'm With Her 31
34 Live From the Art Farm The Fretless 31
34 Tongue and Groove Andrew Collins Trio 31
34 Time Is Everything Vivian Leva 31
38 Old Freight Alan Barnosky 30
38 The Gap of Dreams Altan 30
40 At the Turning Point Tom Chapin and Friends 29
40 Edges Run Mipso 29
42 In City and Country The Young Novelists 28
42 I'm The Only One Who Will Tell You, You're Bad Goodnight Moonshine 28
44 Low Tide Tracy Grammer 27
45 Beginning Again Rod MacDonald 26
45 True in Time John Gorka 26
45 When the Sun Comes Up Lonesome Ace Stringband 26
48 The Lesser of Two Evils The Lied To's 25
48 The Invisible Comes to Us Anna and Elizabeth 25
48 Hot Jazz, Cool Blues and Hard-Hitting Songs Barbara Dane 25
51 All Their Many Miles Super Saturated Sugar Strings 24
51 North Heather Styka and the Sentimentals 24
53 No Pressure Hot Club Sandwich 23
53 Songs From the Deluge Western Centuries 23
55 Where Have All the Flowers Gone Various Artists 22
55 By the Way, I Forgive You Brandi Carlile 22
57 Rise Up Belle of the Fall 21
57 Sunshiner The Mammals 21
59 Southland Lindsey Lou 20
59 End Zone Annie Lou 20
59 Time to Fly Mare Wakefield and Nomad 20
59 Morose Les Poules a Colin 20
63 Rivers and Roads Special Consensus 19
63 Every Road We Take Joyce Luna 19
63 The Next Chapter Connla 19
66 Emerald Rae Emerald Rae 18
66 Live at the Kitchen Sink C. Daniel Boling 18
66 Sing Louder Meghan Cary 18
66 Call Me Lucky Chris Smither 18
70 A Landscape of Ghosts Rob Siegel 17
70 Love Is the Answer Judy Chops 17
70 American Favorite Ballads Pete Seeger 17
70 Every Seed Must Die Promise Is Hope 17
70 Blindfaller Mandolin Orange 17
70 Accomplice One Tommy Emmanuel 17

Folk DJ Chart Top Songs of the Month

Rank Song Artist Plays
1 Ready to Go Reggie Harris 33
1 My Fence & My Neighbor Cosy Sheridan and Charlie Koch 33
3 Them and Us Chuck Brodsky 32
4 Knockin' on Your Screen Door John Prine 28
5 Everybody Ought to Treat a Stranger Right Ry Cooder 25
6 The Times They Are A-Changin Reggie Harris 24
7 I'll Be Rested When the Roll Is Called Ry Cooder 21
8 Straight Street Ry Cooder 19
9 Are You Happy Now? Laurie MacAllister 18
10 Stand Up Guy Chuck Brodsky 15
10 Shrinking Man Ry Cooder 15
12 Love Guides the Wounded Heart Reggie Harris 14
12 Safe Until Tomorrow The Kennedys 14
12 Be Silent No More The Kennedys 14
12 Hiram Carolann Solebello 14
12 Sweet Old Religion Pharis and Jason Romero 14
12 Last Man Standing Willie Nelson 14
18 Umbrella The Kennedys 13
18 Call It Chicken Chuck Brodsky 13
20 Little Girls Meghan Cary 12
20 You Must Unload Ry Cooder 12
20 Black Jack Davy Joe Rollin Porter 12
20 Lonely Road David Francey 12
24 Spike Driver Blues Joe Rollin Porter 11
24 On the Farm Lucia Comnes 11
24 Warsaw in May Chuck Brodsky 11
24 The Prodigal Son Ry Cooder 11
24 Saro Jane Joe Rollin Porter 11
24 True North Carolann Solebello 11
24 Jesus and Woody Ry Cooder 11
24 Old World Style Pharis and Jason Romero 11
24 I Don't Need No Glasses Banjo Nickaru and Western Scooches 11
24 For a Song Laurie MacAllister 11
24 Walking in Jerusalem David Francey 11
24 Skip the Cat Needs a Home Cosy Sheridan and Charlie Koch 11
24 Night and Morning David Francey 11

Folk DJ Chart Top Artists of the Month

Rank Artist Plays
1 Ry Cooder 136
2 Reggie Harris 123
3 John Prine 112
4 Chuck Brodsky 111
5 Pete Seeger 98
6 Pharis and Jason Romero 88
6 Peter Rowan 88
8 The Kennedys 87
9 Laurie MacAllister 84
10 David Francey 82
11 Cosy Sheridan and Charlie Koch 76
12 Joe Rollin Porter 73
13 Rod Abernethy 70
14 Dom Flemons 68
15 Bob Dylan 65
16 Carolann Solebello 63
17 Willie Nelson 62
18 Joe Jencks 61
19 John McCutcheon 57
20 Tom Rush 56
21 Tom Russell 55
22 Joan Baez 51
23 John Gorka 50
24 Vi Wickam and Justin Branum 47
25 Ana Egge 45
26 Lucia Comnes 44
27 Old Crow Medicine Show 43
28 Mary Chapin Carpenter 41
29 Banjo Nickaru and Western Scooches 40
29 Taivi 40
31 I'm With Her 37
32 Roe Family Singers 35
33 Sparrow Blue 34
34 Low Lily 33
34 Rita Hosking 33
34 Jesse Terry 33
34 Anna and Elizabeth 33
38 Johnny Cash 32
38 Tracy Grammer 32
38 Wood and Wire 32

Folk DJs

Al Kniola (WVPE-FM, IN)
Allen Larman (KPFK-FM & syndicated, CA)
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)
Bettie Carlson (WCUW-FM, MA)
Bill Hahn (TableTalk - billhahnprogramnotes.blogspot.com, 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)
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)
David John (KTRU-FM, TX)
Denis McKay (VOX-FM, Australia)
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)
Doug Tucker (KWVA-FM, OR)
Ed Mellnik (KBOO-FM, OR)
Eddie O'Strange (Wellington Access Radio, NZ)
Ellen Stanley (KFAI-FM, MN)
Fred Frawley (WMPG-FN, ME)
Friedrich Hog (Radio free FM, Germany)
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 (syndicated & folkrootsradio.com, ON)
Jared Ingersol (syndicated & sweetharmony.fm, CA)
Jean Geiger (KBCS-FM, WA)
Jeff Robson (CJUM-FM, MB)
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 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)
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)
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)
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)
Lyle Skinner (CJUM/UMFM, 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 Kane (WBRS-FM, MA)
Michael Stock (WLRN-FM, FL)
Mike Regenstreif (CKCU-FM, ON)
Mitch Park (Kidnappers, New Zealand)
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Naomi Soule and Terry Moses (KCLC-FM, MO)
Nick Barr (WAMC-FM, NY)
Norm Mast (WVPE-FM, IN)
Paul Hartman (WTMD-FM, MD)
Paul Stamler (KDHX-FM, MO)
Peter Fraissinet (WVBR-FM, NY)
Peter Kernast (WTSR-FM, NJ)
Ray Baumler (WRUR-FM & WITH-FM, NY)
Ray Naylor (WPPM-FM, PA)
Rich Warren (WFMT-FM & syndicated, IL)
Richard Gordon (WVUD-FM, DE)
Rik James (KGLT-FM, MT)
Robert Resnik (VPR, VT)
Ron Cooke (KTAL-LP, NM)
Ron Olesko (WFDU-FM, NJ)
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 Fatseas (2MCE-FM, Australia)
Terry O'Laughlin (WORT-FM, WI)
Tom Druckenmiller (WDIY-FM & syndicated, PA)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
WTJU Folk (WTJU-FM & WHAN-FM, VA)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC & syndicated, NY)