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FOLK DJ CHART FOR May 2019

Compiled from FOLKDJ-L playlists
Based on 15204 plays from 579 playlists from 127 Folk DJs

Folk DJ Chart Top Albums of the Month

Rank Album Artist Plays
1 Honest Ordinary Elephant 110
2 Rose Avenue Joel Rafael 101
3 Dedicated to the Proposition Spook Handy 82
4 The Storyteller's Suitcase Ellis Paul 80
5 To Everyone in All the World John McCutcheon 76
6 Visions Alice Howe 71
7 Songs of Our Native Daughters Our Native Daughters 66
8 Even the Sparrow Kelly Hunt 63
9 The Great Irish Songbook Dervish 57
10 Caravan of Dawn Levins 56
11 Standard Deviation Danny Schmidt 55
12 When You're Ready Molly Tuttle 53
12 What Will We Do Lula Wiles 53
14 Patty Griffin Patty Griffin 50
14 Let's Be Brave Rain Perry 50
16 In Sevens Kora Feder 47
17 The Butcher Shoppe Ep Della Mae 46
17 Allison De Groot and Tatiana Hargreaves Allison De Groot and Tatiana Hargreaves 46
19 Dreams on Hold Sarah Eide 44
19 Tim O'Brien Band Tim O'Brien 44
21 Smoke and Ashes Lonely Heartstring Band 42
22 Hummingbird John Smith 39
23 The Point of Arrival Carrie Newcomer 37
24 Ten: The Errant Night Runa 36
24 Who I Am Andrew Adkins 36
26 Once a Day April Verch 33
26 Closing the Gap Molsky's Mountain Drifters 33
26 It's a Hard Life Ruby Lovett 33
29 Mint Condition Caroline Spence 32
29 Facets of Folk Mara Levine 32
29 Easy Money Old Man Luedecke 32
32 Right Before Our Eyes Steve Eriksson 31
32 Dirigo Attitude Sara Trunzo 31
34 Autumn of the World Resonant Rogues 30
34 The Bull Moose Party Jackson Grimm 30
36 Front Porch Joy Williams 29
36 Heartache Town Eric Lee 29
38 Rise Sun Infamous Stringdusters 27
38 Live in '65 Pete Seeger 27
38 The Smithsonian Folkways Collection Pete Seeger 27
38 October in the Railroad Earth Tom Russell 27
42 Hide and Hair Trials of Cato 26
42 The Question Anna Tivel 26
44 Assiniboine and the Red Small Glories 25
44 What if This Is All There Is Rj Cowdery 25
44 Tides of a Teardrop Mandolin Orange 25
44 Unfortunate Point of View Katherine Rondeau 25
48 Monroe Bus Andy Statman 24
48 Riverland Eric Brace, Peter Cooper, Thomm Jutz 24
48 Pseudomyopia Rachael Sage 24
51 Better by Now Benjamin Dakota Rogers 23
51 Off to Here Land Ashley and Simpson 23
51 Yumpatiddly Bee Princes of Serendip 23
54 Starlight on the Rails Utah Phillips 22
54 The Hard Way Dale Ann Bradley 22
54 Pictures of Us Braden Gates 22
54 Caffeine and Nicotine David Glaser 22
58 No Water, No Flowers Genevieve Racette 21
58 Guy Steve Earle and the Dukes 21
58 Headlines and Footnotes Pete Seeger 21
61 The Long Road Beth Wood 20
61 Baked Not Fried Paul Chet and the Whiskey Chickens 20
61 Reasons Grace Morrison 20
61 North Country Danny Burns 20
65 Anything but Ordinary Jan Aldridge Clark 19
65 The Songs of Mother Jones in Heaven Vivian Nesbitt and John Dillon 19
65 Ride Me Back Home Willie Nelson 19
68 Driver Michael Braunfeld 18
68 When the Sun Goes Down Kieran Kane and Rayna Gellert 18
68 Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol 3 Todd Snider 18
68 Leylines Rising Appalachia 18
68 Reflections Andy and Judy 18
68 Grenades Kaia Kater 18
68 Caught on a Wire Evie Ladin Band 18

Folk DJ Chart Top Songs of the Month

Rank Song Artist Plays
1 The War Ordinary Elephant 23
2 Scars We Keep Ordinary Elephant 22
3 Abraham, Martin and John Joel Rafael 20
4 Twilight Alice Howe 19
4 I Come From Ordinary Elephant 19
4 The Welcome Song Jan Aldridge Clark 19
7 Vapor Rain Perry 17
7 Strong Joel Rafael 17
7 Sixteen Tons Della Mae 17
7 Pete Seeger's Life Spook Handy 17
7 Take Me Home Sofia Talvik 17
12 I Ain't No Jesus Ellis Paul 16
13 The May Morning Dew Dervish 14
13 Fragile Heart Andrew Adkins 14
13 The Bridge Song Sarah Eide 14
13 Across the Great Divide Kelly Hunt 14
17 If I Had a Hammer Pete Seeger 13
17 Food and Medicine Sara Trunzo 13
19 Don't Think Twice, It's All Right Alice Howe 12
19 Jenny & James Ordinary Elephant 12
19 Sailing Down My Golden River John McCutcheon 12
19 Under Our Skin Joel Rafael 12
19 You'll Never Be This Young Again Ellis Paul 12
19 Big Mover Sarah Eide 12
25 The High Road Molly Tuttle 11
25 Well May the World Go John McCutcheon 11
25 Waist Deep in the Big Muddy Pete Seeger 11
25 Front Porch Joy Williams 11
25 Last Man Standing Danny Schmidt 11
25 The Story I Can Hear Levins 11
25 Mama's Opry Iris Dement 11
25 Glory Bound Joel Rafael 11

Folk DJ Chart Top Artists of the Month

Rank Artist Plays
1 Pete Seeger 286
2 Ordinary Elephant 111
3 John McCutcheon 105
4 Joel Rafael 102
5 Spook Handy 88
6 Ellis Paul 84
7 Bob Dylan 75
8 Alice Howe 71
8 Kelly Hunt 71
10 Our Native Daughters 66
11 Tim O'Brien 59
12 Dervish 58
13 Molly Tuttle 57
14 Danny Schmidt 56
14 Levins 56
16 Patty Griffin 54
16 Lula Wiles 54
18 Rain Perry 50
18 Joel Mabus 50
20 Della Mae 49
20 Carrie Newcomer 49
22 Tom Russell 47
22 Kora Feder 47
24 Allison De Groot and Tatiana Hargreaves 46
24 Mara Levine 46
26 Lonely Heartstring Band 45
27 Sarah Eide 44
27 John Smith 44
29 Seldom Scene 43
30 Judy Collins 38
30 Runa 38
32 Willie Nelson 37
32 Molsky's Mountain Drifters 37
32 April Verch 37
35 Old Man Luedecke 36
35 Andrew Adkins 36
37 Utah Phillips 35
38 Ruby Lovett 34
39 Weavers 33
40 Caroline Spence 32

Folk DJs

Abby Parks (WLJS-FM, AL)
Al Kniola (WVPE-FM, IN)
Amy & Travis Luncan (WYSO-FM, OH)
Angela Page (WJFF-FM, NY)
Anne Fuller and Mike Sakarias (KRNN-FM, AK)
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 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)
Bruce Swan (WRFR-FM, ME)
Bud Johnson (syndicated, AK)
Carolyn VandeWiele (WFHB-FM, IN)
Charlie Backfish (WUSB-FM, NY)
Chris Denerley (beyondradio.co.uk, UK)
Chris Kocher (WHRW-FM, NY)
Chris McGill (WSPN, NY)
Colin Fielding (3INR-FM, Australia)
Craig Huegel (WMNF-FM, FL)
Dan Alloway (KTEP-FM, TX)
Dan Murphy (www.acousticoutpost.com, NH)
Dan Robinson (WPR, WI)
Dave Aton (WRFG-FM, GA)
Dave Hardy (djsleepy.com, MA)
David John (KEOS-FM, TX)
David Sears (WBGU-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 Adamz (KTAL-FM, NM)
Doug Dick (WQCS-FM, FL)
Ed Mellnik (KBOO-FM, OR)
Eddie O'Strange (Wellington Access Radio, NZ)
Friedrich Hog (Radio free FM, Germany)
Gerry Goodfriend (CKUT-FM, QC)
Graham and Barbara Dean (WBCR-LP, MA)
Greg Priddy (WJCU-FM, OH)
Greg Torrington (Stingray Music, QB)
Harlon Joye (WRFG-FM, GA)
James Sereda (WUSB-FM, NY)
Jan Hall (syndicated & folkrootsradio.com, ON)
Jean Geiger (KBCS-FM, WA)
Jeff Zolitor (KZYX-FM & 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)
Joe Pszonek (WNTI & Blues and Roots Radio, NJ)
John & Maureen Rumsey (KVMR-FM, CA)
John C. Falstaff (WRFG-FM, GA)
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)
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 Hoyt (WAER-FM, NY)
Laurie DesJardins (KVMR-FM, CA)
Len Holton (KUAR-FM, AR)
Lyle D. Skinner (CKJS & CJUM/UMFM-FM, MB)
Lyle Skinner (CJUM/UMFM, MB)
Mara Noelle (KVMR-FM & KFOK-LP, CA)
Mark Michaelis (WGDR-FM, VT)
Mark Pedersen (WOJB-FM, WI)
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 Hefti (live365.com, CA)
Peter Fraissinet (WVBR-FM, NY)
Peter Kernast (WTSR-FM, NJ)
Rachel Goodman (KSQD-FM, CA)
Ray Baumler (WRUR-FM & WITH-FM, NY)
Ray Naylor (WPPM-FM, PA)
Rich Warren (WFMT-FM & syndicated, IL)
Richard Gordon (WRCT-FM & syndicated, PA)
Richard Howard (KZMU-FM, UT)
Rik James (KGLT-FM, MT)
Robert Resnik (VPR, VT)
Robin Pressman (KRSH-FM, CA)
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)
Stu Weaver (WFCF-FM, FL)
Susan Forbes Hansen (WHUS-FM & WWUH-FM, CT)
Susi Lanagan (PBS-FM, Australia)
Taylor Caffery (WRKF-FM, LA)
Tom Druckenmiller (WDIY-FM & syndicated, PA)
Tom Funk (KGLP-FM, NM)
Tom MacArthur (folkchefskitchen.podbean.com, NB)
Wanda Fischer (WAMC & syndicated, NY)
Wayne Greene (radiowayne.com, TX)