Corby's Orbit

Corby's Orbit
Listening in All the High Places illustration by John Kricfalusi

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Playlist For Show Of 20 October


Commissioner of Selection: Paul Corby 


(Brought to you by Lights, Candy, Ecstasy!) 

Guests: Valeria Matzner, Eliana Cuevas, Monica Chapman & Alison Young

5-7 p.m. Fridays online http://www.radioregent.com/ and at tunein.com .  
Canadians in Asterisk’d RED. 

5:00 Rays & Beams / Aiming Straight At Heaven

* The Tragically Hip ~ Fireworks ~ Phantom Power

* Valeria Matzner ~ Contemporaneo ~ Anima @ Lula Lounge Monday 23 October

* Eliana Cuevas ~ Alegria / Te Encontrare / Seri Libre ~ Golpes Y Flores NEW DISK ~ CD Release @ Lula Lounge Monday 23 October 

5:30 Total Rock-All

Wanda Jackson ~ Thunder On The Mountain ~ The Party Ain't Over ~ @ Cadillac Lounge tonight and Saturday

* Terra Lightfoot ~ Hold You ~ New Mistakes NEW DISK @ Massey Hall 8 December

Ruth Brown ~ Can't Get Excited ~ R+B= Ruth Brown

* Lynn Miles ~ Deep September Blue ~ Winter ~ @ Burdock Saturday

5:45 Tributes & Tributaries

Dizzy Gillespie The Giant (October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) ~ Fiesta Mojo ~ Jazz In Paris (Gitanes 1973)

* Monica Chapman ~ Put A Shine On Your Shoes / Goldfinger / Interview / Baby It's Cold Outside feat. Mark Kelso / Small World ~ Small World ~ @ Homesmith Bar 25 November

6:15 Finger Trails

Paco De Lucia ~ Compadres ~ Zyryab ~ The Paco de Lucia Project @ Koerner Hall Saturday

* Beppe Gambetta ~ Jamin-a ~ Short Stories NEW DISK

Empire Bakuba ~ Nagia Naye ~ Poto Malili Kinshasa Moto! Moto! Moto!

6:30 Vitalitarian

* Alison Young ~ So Here We Are / Interview / After ~ So Here We Are NEW DISK @ Jazz Bistro Friday & Saturday 

Rocker's Revenge feat. Donnie Calvin ~ Walking On Sunshine 12" ~ Magnum Opus 
HAPPY DIWALI




Friday, October 20, 2017

Elegant Jazz Energies Emanating in Orbit Today

At 5:30 today, deep space saxophone vibrations will be emanating from Alison Young's new disk,                                  So Here We Are,                                  as she joins us in Orbit for a preview of her two-night pre-release expedition at the Jazz Bistro this weekend.


And at 6:00, a call from Guelph song sculptress 
Monica Chapman, whose Small World disk re-imagines classic cinematic moments of romance, intrigue and regret. She will be talking about her future plans and upcoming shows.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Playlist For Show Of 13 October


Commissioner of Selection: Paul Corby 

(Brought to you by Melodious Funk, A Copious Wunk, & The Loveliest Drunk  

Guests: Kat Goldman, Andrew McAnsh of Collective Order, Justin Gray and Sina Bathaie

5-7 p.m. Fridays online http://www.radioregent.com/ and at tunein.com .  
Canadians in Asterisk’d RED. 

5:00 Statute Of Invitations

* Zaki Ibrahim ~ Grow ~ Sho (Iqra In Orange - The EP)

* Chris Ronald ~ Get Back In The Game ~ Fragments NEW DISK ~ @ The Local Tuesday 17

5:15 Melodikat 


* Kat Goldman ~ Release Me / Don't Know Where I'm Bound / Interview / Take It Down The Line (live) / Baby, I Understand (live) ~ The Workingman's Blues NEW DISK ~ CD Release @ Hugh's Room Sunday 5 November

5:30 Overproof Spirits

* Geoff Berner ~ Drunk All Day ~ Whiskey Rabbi ~ @ Burdock Saturday


* Cris Cuddy ~ Drink Up And Be Somebody ~ Time Bomb Baby NEW DISK

Tom Paxton ~ Daily News / Ramblin' Boy ~ Bleecker & MacDougall (Elektra 1984)~ @ Toronto Centre For The Arts Saturday 

5:45 Hivemusic Honey

* Collective Order ~ Laniakea / Interview with Andrew McAnsh / A Meditation ~ Vol. 2 NEW DISK ~ CD release @ The Gladstone Hotel Tuesday 17 October 

6:15 Indus Tree


* Justin Gray & Synthesis ~ Migration / Interview with Justin Gray / New Horizons ~ New Horizons NEW DISK ~ CD Release @ Lula Lounge Wednesday 18 October

6:30 Bright Corners

* Sina Bathaie ~ Interview / In The Sky ~ Ray Of Hope NEW DISK ~ CD Release tonight @ The Lyric Theatre in the Toronto Centre For The Arts

T.S. Monk ~ Little Rootie Tootie by Thelonious Monk (October 10, 1917 – February 17, 1982) ~ Monk On Monk

* Whitney Rose ~ Can't Stop Shakin' ~ Rule 62 NEW DISK @ The Horseshoe Wednesday 18 October

6:45 Weltanschauung and Dance


Miles Davis ~ Orange ~ Aura / Toronto Music Listings ~ Miles Electric Band @ Koerner Hall Saturday

* Zeynep Ozbilen ~ Los Bilbilicos Cantan ~ Zest ~ @ Hugh's Room Live Sunday










Friday, October 13, 2017

Casual Collusions In Today's Orbiterium


Kat Goldman will be in Orbit today to sing chat and play at 5:15 on the eve of her pre CD release show at the Tranzac with serene guitar sensei Bob Cohen

p.s. If you go, maybe stick around for 
BUCHBINDER, OCCHIPINTI,  JURECKA & RICHARDS TONIGHT, OCTOBER 13, 10 PM No cover/PWYC!


Trumpet transubstantiator Andrew McAnsh will drop up at 6:00 to predict the plot points for next Tuesday, October 17, 2017, when The Gladstone Hotel Presents:
Collective Order Vol. 2 + Rebecca MacIntosh (Art Exhibit)
Doors 7:00pm
Tickets $15


Tix Available NOW!
https://www.collectiveorderjazz.com/live


Sina Bathaie, who is a composer and Santur player based in Toronto known for his unique style and hypnotic performance will be calling in at 6:30. He is performing work from his new CD, Ray Of Hope tonight Friday, October 13, 8:30 p.m. at the Lyric Theatre, Toronto Centre For The Arts,5040 Yonge Street, M2N 6R8 starting at 8:30 p.m.

 Performing with him is his full ensemble, consisting of Nima Ahmadieh: Guitar; Oriana Barbato: Bass Guitar; Beth Silver: cello; Erika Nielsen: Cello; Siavash Sadr Mahdavi: Percussion; Randolf Jimenez: Drum and Sina on Santur.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Playlist For Corby's Orbit Friday 6 October with Territory Sound, Nicole Coward and Carlton Dinnall


Commissioner of Selection: Paul Corby 

(Brought to you by Corbulence, Corby Hydrates & Corby R. Enthusiasm)

Guests: Thomas Hornung & Thorsten W of Territory Sound, Nicole Coward and Friendly Rich

5-7 p.m. Fridays online http://www.radioregent.com/ and at tunein.com .  
Canadians in Asterisk’d RED. 

5:00 Rocket Seance

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers  (October 20, 1950 – October 2, 2017) ~ Something In The Air ~ Greatest Hits

* Ruben Beny Esguerra ~ Bounce Right Back ~ A New Tradition ~@ Revival Thursday 12 October

Lorde ~ Still Sane ~ Pure Heroine

 5:15 Out Of Germany, We Are One

Territory Sound of Stuttgart, Germany: Selectors ~ Hopeton Lindo "Territory"/ Interview with Thomas Hornung & Thorsten W of Territory Sound / Michael Prophet "You Are No Good"/ Kafinal "Dubplate" / Fred Locks "Jah Is Wonderful Dub" ~ @ Thymeless tonight


* Richie Flo ~ Hard Times ~ NEW DISK

5:40 Darkling Lot

* The Wilderness Of Manitoba ~ Clovers ~ Across The Dark NEW DISK

*Jack Marks ~ Darken Your Eyes ~ Wicked moon ~ @ The Local Wednesday 11 October 9 p.m.

* Christine Bougie ~ Proximity ~ Whistle Up A World ~ @ Burdock Thursday to play Pet Sounds 6 p.m.

6:00 Upside Down Rain

* Nicole Coward ~ Too Late For Prayin' / Interview / City At Dusk ( live ) ~ Lift NEW DISK ~ Light foot Days in Orillia 4 November

Ramones ~ My Back Pages ~ Acid Eaters  ~ Ramones Night @ Cadillac Lounge tonight

* Julie & The Wrong Guys ~ Hope Floats ~ Julie & The Wrong Guys NEW DISK

* Georgette Fry ~ Three Kinds Of Fool ~ Rites Of Passage 

* Chatta ~ Clear Off Dutty Heart ~ Single

Interview with Carlton Dinnall of The Memberz

* Kim Beggs ~ Better Off Leavin' It ~ Said Little Sparrow NEW DISK @ Burdock tonight

6:30 Savage-oir Faire

* Friendly Rich ~ Interview / Terry Fox Suite Part 2 / My Great Grandpa ~ The Great Blue Heron NEW DISK ~ CD Release Friday,13 October @ Heliconian Hall

* Murder Murder ~ The Death Of Waylon Green ~ Wicked Lines And Veins NEW DISK

Home Free ~ Hunter Hayes Medley ~ Crazy Life

6:45 Edged In Memory

* Heillig Maneuver ~ Ba Komé / Ocean Stomp / Toronto Music Listings / Thoughtful Fun NEW DISK ~ CD Release Jazz Bistro Friday & Saturday 6 & 7 October

* Corin Raymond ~ One Fine Day ~ Record Lonesome Night @ The Horseshoe for All Star Afternoon Hootenany  Sunday 8 October 4-7 p.m.











Thursday, October 5, 2017

Territory Sound Dropping Beats From Germany and Nicole Coward Lifting On Beating Wings with Friendly Rich and His Great Blue Heron


 This Friday on Corby`s Orbit:


Territory Sound out of Stuttgart West Germany will be tearing it up later in the evening at Thymeless, but they`re coming up wild at Radio Regent around 5:00 Friday.
 DJ Thorsten W and DJ Tango Kilo Zulu are in town hosted by grand T.O. amalgamation The Memberz, whose new side Work It Out drops very soon.



Then at 6:00, Nicole Coward, uplifting songstress, currently touring in support of her new album, LIFT, will be rising into Orbit for some live sharing of her music, her thoughts and her destinations. 


And at 6:30 musical outrider Friendly Rich, astride his eleventh record, The Great Blue Heron will call in from far Quebec to elucidate the harmonic explosions that will be taking place at the Heliconian Hall next Friday, the thirteenth, when he presents his new music alongside collaborators Kevin Breit and Hawksley Workman, and a full band.


Rocket on up from 5 til 7 every Friday evening on Radio Regent.

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Playlist For Show Of 29 September


Commissioner of Selection: Paul Corby 

(Brought to you by Radiant Regions, Recess Ratios and Rating Your Agent)

Guests: Howard Gladstone and Kim Beggs

5-7 p.m. Fridays online http://www.radioregent.com/ and at tunein.com .  
Canadians in Asterisk’d RED. 

5:00 New Elevation Records

Kirk Franklin ~ September ~ Interpretations ~ Celebrating The Music Of Earth Wind And Fire

* Hilario Duran ~ Papiosco's Match ~ Contumbao NEW DISK

Afrocubism ~ La Culebra ~ Afrocubism ~ World Circuit (2010)

* Eliana Cuevas ~ El Manantial ~ Golpes Y Flores NEW DISK

* Autorickshaw ~ Eleven! ~ Meter NEW DISK~ CD Release @ Small World Music Center tonight

5:30 Figuring The Hourglass

* Howard Gladstone ~ My Heart Won't Let Me Keep Still / Rider's Song (Cordoba) / Interview / The Road Is Me ~ Hourglass NEW DISK ~ CD Release @ Hugh's Room Live Thursday 5 October 

* Rick Danko ~ Times Like These ~ Times Like These (2000)

6:00 Kim Up For Air

* Kim Beggs ~ Frozen Horizon / Interview / The Prettiest Flowers (live) / Hurts The Worst (live) ~ Said Little Sparrow NEW DISK ~ CD Release @ Burdock 6 October 

6:15 Burn Units

Thievery Corporation ~ Sexelevatorial ~ Abductions And Reconstructions ~ @ Rebel Tuesday 2 October

* Tasha T. ~ Fire In Me ~ Hot New Singles NEW DISK

Albert King ~ Don't Be Cruel / One Night ~ Blues For Elvis ~ Three Kings @ Hugh's Room Live Saturday

6:30 Rise And Peace

* Ariana Gillis ~ Freedom ~ Headfull Of Stars  NEW DISK ~ CD Release @ Hugh's Room Live tonight

Mandolin Orange Big Men In The Sky ~ Hard-Hearted Stranger @ Horseshoe Wednesday 4 October

Bruce Hornsby ~ The Tide Will Rise ~ Harbor Lights (1993)

* Heillig Maneuver ~ Ba Komé ~ Thoughtful Fun NEW DISK ~ CD Release @ Jazz Bistro Friday & Saturday 6&7 October

Julia Holter ~ Feel You ~ In The Same Room (2016)

Ry Cooder ~ We Shall Be Happy ~ JAZZ (1978)