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Arty Hill & The Long Gone Daddys: Bar Of Gold (Cow Island) *BR/*CP/*DG/*DN/*DR/*GS/*JF/*JP/*MM/*OO/*SH
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Justin Townes Earle: The Good Life (Bloodshot) *AA/*JB/*MB/*SC
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The Border Blasters: Blast From The Past (Boquillas) *GF/*RMT
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The Steeldrivers (Rounder) *AB/*EB/*GM/*MA
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Chatham County Line: IV (Yep Roc) *DWT/*RC
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James McMurtry: Just Us Kids (Lightning Rod) *LW/*RV/*SB/*WR
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Paul Thorn: A Long Way From Tupelo (Perpetual Obscurity) *DA/*TR
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Tim O’Brien: Chameleon (Howdy Skies/Proper) *AG/*RC/*RMP
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Meg Hutchinson: Come Up Full (Red House) *CJ/*ES/*JMB
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Jesse Dayton & Brennen Leigh: Holdin’ Our Own (Stag) *CS/*EW
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Dave Insley: West Texas Wine (DIR) *TM
The Wood Brothers: Loaded (EMI) *BF/*KB/*MDT
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Ray Bonneville: Goin’ By Feel (Red House)
The Waybacks: Loaded (Compass) *DS/*KR
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Jim Lauderdale & The Dream Players: Honey Songs (Yep Roc) *JH
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Carolyn Wonderland: Miss Understood (Bismeaux) *3RC/*AN
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Kathleen Edwards: Asking for Flowers (Rounder/Decca) *BS
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Waco Brothers: Waco Express—Live (Bloodshot) *ST
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Mark Pickerel & His Praying Hands: Cody’s Dream (Bloodshot) *DF/*TW
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Carlene Carter: Stronger (Yep Roc) *GC
Drive-By Truckers: Brighter Than Creation’s Dark (New West)
Kathy Mattea: Coal (Captain Potato) *N&T
Preacher Jack: Pictures From Life’s Other Side (Cow Island) *BL
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Demolition String Band: Different Kinds Of Love (Breaking) *JT
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Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder: Honoring The Father's Of BlueGrass (Skaggs Family) *DJ
The Tex-Mex Experience (TMX Music) *TG
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Ronny Elliott: Jalopypaint (Blue Heart) *HP
Shelby Lynne: Just a Little Lovin’ (Lost Highway) *MJ
Donna Ulisse: Looking Back (Hadley Music Group) *RF
Whiskeytown: Strangers Almanac Deluxe Edition (Geffen) *R78
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Bodeans: Still (He & He) *CK
Caroline Herring: Lantana (Signature Sounds)
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Fred Eaglesmith: Tinderbox (A Major Label) *FS
Heybale: The Last Country Album (Heybale)
Jon Itkin: Big Gold Guitar In The Sky (Sadie Jane) *BB
Wyckham Porteous: 3am (Cordova Bay) *JR
The Rizdales: Radio Country (Willyboy)
Randy Thompson: Further On (Jackpot)
Erica Wheeler: Good Summer Rain (Blue Pie) *WT
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Ridley Bent: Buckles And Boots (Maple Music) *SR
Blood Meridian: Liquidate Paris (Elevation) *DP
Sarah Borges & The Broken Singles: Diamonds In The Dark (Sugar Hill) *XE
Chris Brashear & Peter McLaughlin: So Long Arizona (Dog Boy) *CL
Andrew Calhoun; Bound to Go (Waterbug) *JW
Adam Carroll: Far Away Blues (Blue Corn) *BW
Danny & Dusty: Here’s To You Max Morlock (Blue Rose) *RG
Deke Dickerson: King Of The Whole Wide World (Major Label) *MT
Carrie Elkins: Jeopardy Of Circumstance (self) *RE
Arlan Feiles: Come Sunday Morning (Rounder/Decca) *AOK
The Felice Brothers (Team Love) *JZ
Joe Fournier: Dirt Road Joyride (Dusty) *HA
Kevin Fowler: Bring it On (EMG) *JA
Cary Fridley: Down South () *NA
The Hi-Strung Ramblers: Run Boy Run (WILD) *DV
Dan Janisch: Medicine Man (Green Door) *TPR
Houston Jones: Calico Heart (Summerhill) *TF
Larry Lange & His Lonley Knights: Crazy, Crazy Baby (Texas Jamboree) *B&C
Lionel Neykov: Songs Of Want & Loss () *OB
Curtis Potter Sings Willie Nelson (Hillside) *RW
Psycho Devilles: Supercharger (self) *LG
Gordy Quist: Here Comes The Flood () *HT
Tom Russell Band: Lost Angels Of Lyon (Frontera) *JS
Jaimi Shuey: Wrong Girl (Boronda) *RA
Starline Rhythm Boys: Red’s Place (Cow Island) *RH
Steppin’ In It: Simple Tunes For Troubled Times (Earth Work) *BK
Eric Taylor: Hollywood Pocketknife (Blue Ruby) *DT
Lowell Thompson (self) *HH
VA: Welcome To The Club; Early Female Rockabilly (El Toro) *KC
Chris Vallillo: Abraham Lincoln In Song (Gin Ridge) *MF
The Waifs: Sun Dirt Water (Jarrah) *MN

FAR charts are compiled from reports sent in by actual DJs with freeform (i.e. no playlists) radio shows on public, college and community stations round the country (and world).  Each of them lists the six albums they took most pleasure in playing, one of which can be their Album of the Month (designated by a * and their initials). 


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