UK Country Music show presented by CMA member Ben Atkinson and broadcast on stations across the UK and Ireland since 2008. We feature the best in country, roots, americana and bluegrass, plus news from Nashville and Billboard charts.

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Missed a show? No problem. Now you can listen again online! Below you can catch up on previous editions of Ben’s Country Music Show starting from January 2018. Each week the latest show will be uploaded to this page and over the next few months, we’ll be uploading some archive shows and special documentaries from throughout the last 10 years!

9th July 2018

This special documentary is a great way to segue between the usual shows and the special 10th anniversary programmes which will be airing from the 23rd July onwards.

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2nd July 2018

On this week's show, it's a Black Deer Festival special as Ben takes you through all the highlights from the inaugural weekend in Kent, featuring live music and interviews with Jarrod Dickenson, Sarah Darling, O&O, Lisa Wright and more, plus full details of what to expect if you're planning on heading to the deer park in 2019.

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25th June 2018

On this week's Ben's Country Music Show, the album of the week is 'Johnny Cash: Forever Words', the poems and unfinished lyrics of Cash put to music by the great and the good of the music industry. The album features music form Alison Krauss and Union Station, the late Chris Cornell, the Jayhawks and many more. Plus, there's a look ahead to Ben's coverage of the Black Deer Festival in Kent.

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18th June 2018

Join Ben Atkinson for another edition of Ben's Country Music Show, featuring the best in country, roots, Americana and bluegrass. On this week's show there's music from Bob Cheevers, Striking Matches and Dolly Parton. Plus your This Week in Country Music History and the Billboard Album and Airplay charts.

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11th June 2018

On this week's show, Ben is joined by Canadian country star Lindsay Ell for a conversation about her debut record 'The Project', plus touring with Brad Paisley, Keith Urban and playing the 2018 Country2Country Festival. Lindsay's album is the record of the week, and the show also features This Week In Country Music History and the Billboard Album and Airplay charts.

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4th June 2018

On this week's show Ben's album of the week is Keith Urban's new release, "Graffiti U". Hear songs from the record, plus Ben's review of Keith's latest release. You can also catch This Week in Country Music History and your Billboard Airplay and Album charts. If that's not enough, there's a new song from Kenny Chesney and classics from Alan Jackson, Hank Williams and Emmy Lou Harris.

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28th May 2018

Join Ben Atkinson for another edition of Ben's Country Music Show, featuring the very best in country, roots, Americana and bluegrass. This week's show includes your news from Nashville, Billboard Charts and This Week in Country Music History. Plus, there's music from Tim McGraw, Glen Campbell, Jon Pardi, Lori McKenna and much more.

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20th May 2018

On this week's show, the album of the week is Gretchen Peters new record 'Dancing With The Beast', and Gretchen joins Ben for an interview recorded on the first night of her 2018 UK tour at the Corn Exchange in Stamford. There's also new music from Sam Hunt, classic tracks from Tammy Wynette and George Jones and your Billboard Charts for this week and This Week in Country Music History.

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