Corby's Orbit

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

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Playlist for show of Friday, 28 September, 2012

Host: Paul Corby
(brought to you by Advertastic Advertasms, Commercial Inertia & Corpo’s Obit)

Guests: All Dressed Band & Christa Couture

5-7 p.m. online and at .  Canadians in *Asterisk’d RED.

5:00   Pre Lupe
Ayesha Jaco ~ Ayesha Says ~ Lupe Fiasco’s Food & Liquor II - The Great American Rap Album

5:05 Up & Somewhere To Go
*All Dressed ~ Interview / Fun Inside (live) / Too Smooth (live) / Pistachio Girl (live) ~ @ Cherry Cola’s tonight

5:20 Carpe Demon
Green Day ~ Carpe Diem ~ Uno
*Young Galaxy ~ We Have Everything ~ @ The Great Hall, Saturday, Paper Bag Records 10th Anniversary

5:30 Hi Couture
*Christa Couture ~ Good Bayou / Interview ~ @ The Gladstone Melody Bar, Thursday, 11 October

5:45  Strange Silent Type
*Jason Collett ~ Jasper Johns’ Flag ~ Reckon CD Release @ The Great Hall Tuesday, 2 October
Beth Orton ~ Daybreaker (Fourtet Remix) ~ @ The Mod Club Sunday, 30 September
*Nick Teehan ~ There Is Not A Snake ~ @ The Cameron tonight with Alex Ricci & The Still Nothing

6:00  Hip Hop Chopping Block
*Abdominal ~ Broken ~
Lupe Fiasco ~ Battle Scars ~ Lupe Fiasco’s Food & Liquor II - The Great American Rap Album
*Elizabeth Shepherd ~ Love For Sale ~ Rewind CD Release @ Hugh’s Room Saturday

6:15  Country 'n' Emo
*New Country Rehab ~ Mind Your Own Business @ Hugh’s Room tonight
*Punch Brothers ~ Kid A ~ @ The Phoenix tonight
*Dave Gunning ~ When The Cold Weather Comes ~ No More Pennies
*Old Man Luedecke ~ Song For Ian Tyson ~ Tender Is The Night
Waylon Jennings ~ The Ways Of The World ~ Goin’ Down Rockin’

6:45 Multiplying Diversions
*The Beatdown  ~ No Man ~ Walkin’ Proud
Toronto Music Directional  Iterations over David Braid Sextet’s Fishers of Men (@ The Rex Friday & Saturday)
Jay & The Americans ~ Let’s Lock The Door And Throw Away The Key

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Show Could Be Lucid Tomorrow

Skedded Friday 28 September:

Full colour jam by the All Dressed Band, due @ 5:oo Anticipating a performance on Friday Eve @ Cherry Cola's 200 Bathurst

Phone interview @ 5:30 with Christa Couture who has total control of Wednesday Oct.3 at the Gladstone Melody Bar with Redgy Blackout

New tracks from Elizabeth Shepherd, Old Man Luedecke, Dave Gunning, Green Day, Lupe Fiasco, Waylon Jennings & Easy Star All Stars.

How Orbit-rary is THAT?

Saturday, September 22, 2012

Playlist for show of Friday, 21 September, 2012

Host Paul Corby;
(brought to you by Trance Enhancement, Zone Honing, and Fantasy Renovation)

Guest: Anne Walker

5-7 p.m. online and at .  Canadians in Asterisk’d RED.

 5:00    United  Culminations
*Locarno ~ La Bruja ~ Una Mas Y Ya Nos Vamos
*Lemon Bucket Orchestra ~ Opa Cupa ~ @ The Hoxton tonight, @ Yonge / Dundas Square tomorrow for Small World Music Festival

5:10   A Walker of These Hills

*Anne Walker ~ Disappearing Into Darkness / Interview / Horseshoe Valley Road (live) / Parlour Days (live) / The Mirror (live) 
@ Acoustic Harvest, St. Nicholas Anglican Church, Saturday

5:30  Drêam de la Drêam

Clannad ~ Turning Tide ~ @ Danforth Music Hall Saturday
*k.d. lang & Siss Boom Bang ~ Perfect Word ~ @ Phoenix tonight, tomorrow & Sunday
*The Wilderness Of Manitoba ~ Chasing Horses ~ Island Of Echoes
*Canary Mine ~ Chips Cashed In ~ Between A Rock And A Heartbreak
Roots Manuva ~ Dreamy Days ~ Run Come Save Me
*Melissa Payne ~ Take Me Away ~ single

6:00  Abstract Chamomile

Neotropic feat. Shorti ~ Memories ~ Xen Cuts
Polski Chor Kameralny ~ Lacrimosa ~ Bartosz Kowalski – Banasewicz (1977)
Octave One ~ Blackwater ~ Just Good Music
Vanilla Fudge ~ Where Is My Mind?

6:20  Political Stragedies of The Criminal Corporate Class
*Chuck Last ~ Alpha Dawg ~ Vote Chuck
Randy Newman ~ I’m Dreaming (of a White President)
Ry Cooder ~ The Mutt Romney Blues ~ Election Special
The Heptones ~ I Love You
Bob Marley ~ So Much Trouble In The World
Sir Joel Quarterman & Free Soul ~ I Got So Much Trouble In My Mind

6:40  Transcending The World As We Know It
*The Abrams Brothers ~ Northern Redemption ~@ Nathan Phillips Square tonight for Canada’s Walk Of Fame
*Cory Woodward feat. Carly Rae Jepsen ~ Define Yourself ~The Truth

6:45  Toronto Espećial Eventualities and local music listings, over the GRP Allstar Band playing All Blues

John Prine ~ Living In The Future ~ The John Prine Shrine @ Hugh’s Room tonight

“We are living in the future
I'll tell you how I know
I read it in the paper
Fifteen years ago
We're all driving rocket ships
And talking with our minds
And wearing turquoise jewelry
And standing in soup lines
We are standing in soup lines

NEXT WEEK: The Joyful 

Sinners!and All Dressed~~LIVE!
Also, my band, The Memberz, last week's guest, Jennifer LFO, and fine musicians from across G.T.A are performing at Nuit Blanche, next Saturday. Start your night at the newly opened Daniels Spectrum in Zone C.

And take a glance into the future:

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Playlist for Corby’s Orbit on Radio Regent, show of Friday, 14 September, 2012


Host: Paul Corby
(brought to you by Laser Islands, Vinyl Archipelagos, and Acoustic Peninsulas)
Guests: Suzy Wilde and Rob MacDonald, Peter King & Jennifer Foster of Jennifer LFO
5-7 p.m. online and at .  Canadians in Asterisk’d RED.

5:00  Shining Forces
Stevie Wonder ~ Redemption Song ~ Get On The Bus
*K.C. Roberts & The Live Revolution ~ Back To Acton ~@ Drake Hotel Underground Saturday

5:15  Suzy Q (& A)
*Suzy Wilde ~ Good For You / Interview / Flame (live)/ When I Grow Up (live) @ The El Mocambo Thurs., 20 September

 5:40  Nothing Goes Away
Steve Forbert ~ Watching The River Flow ~ @ Hugh’s Room Wednesday, 19 September
*Jim Byrnes ~ The House Where Nobody Lives ~ I Hear The Wind In The Wires (Black Hen)
*Dale Boyle ~ Leaving Dogtown ~ Throwback
Michelle Shocked ~ Cottoneye Joe / Prodigal Daughter @ Lula Lounge Wednesday, 19 September

6:00   Skygazer
*Jennifer LFO ~ The Whale / Interview / Fit For Mars (live) / In The Lab (live) @ Holy Oak Thursday 20 September

6:30  Rewind and Unlax
*Ewan Dobson ~ Fun @ The Free Times café tonight
*Scott Cooper ~ None Of The Above ~ Quiet Company CD release @ The Cameron House Saturday
*Lily Frost ~ Blissed Out ~ CD release @ The Rivoli Saturday

6:40  Syncopated Culminations and Toronto Music Listings, a recitation over Expandable Language by Oliver Lake (b. 14 September 1942)

6:50  Approaching Midnight
*Dusted ~ Cut Them Free / Low Humming ~ @ Polyhaus / The Feast From The East, tonight
Buddy Holly ~ Midnight Shift

Saturday, September 8, 2012

Playlist for show of Friday, 7 September, 2012

(brought to you by Unified Fields, Parks & Wrecks and The Meadow Blasters)
Guest: Chris Frie of The Bills
5-7 p.m. online and at .  Canadians in Asterisk’d RED.

5:00   A Polarity / Clarity Set
Amon Tobin ~ Get Your Snack On ~ @ Koolhaus Monday, 10 September
Fatoumata Diawara ~ Kèlè ~ Fatou  (Nonesuch)
*Danny Michel ~ Into The Light ~ @ Ottawa Folk Festival Saturday
*David Newland ~ I Saw The Light ~ @ Almost Farewell - Evergreen Brickworks Saturday
Carolina Chocolate Drops ~ Boodle-De-Bum-Bum ~ @ Hugh’s Room Tuesday, Sept. 25
Catfish Keith ~ Can’t Be Undone ~ Buzz (Fish Tail Records)

5:30   The Long Distance Bills
*The Bills ~ Shining Face / After Music / Telephone Interview with Chris Frie / Gale In My Sail @ Hugh’s Room, Wednesday, 12 September

5:50  Dazzle Divas
*Eliana Cuevas ~ Espejo Frente A Espejo / Mercado De Vida @ Lula Lounge tonight
Bob Marley feat.Lauryn Hill ~ Turn Your Lights Down Low ~ Ms. Hill @ Koolhaus Saturday

6:00   “Something Even Non-Believers Can Believe In”, for Hal David, Master Lyricist (1921-2012)
Dionne Warwick ~ Are You There With Another Girl?
The Dells ~ Wives And Lovers / Alfie
Whitney Houston ~ His Eye Is On The Sparrow ~Sparkle
Byron Cage ~ My Refuge, My Strength ~ Memoirs Of A Worshipper

6:20   Shuffle and Deal Again
Deacon Witherspoon ~ Mandingo ~ Keb Darge & Bob Jones’s Jazz Spectrum
*Cameo Blues ~ 21st Century Rocket 88 ~ @ Port Credit Southside Shuffle Sunday, 9 September 5:00
*Shakura Saida ~ Tell Me, Baby ~ @ Port Credit Southside Shuffle Sunday, 9 September 4:00
*Paul Reddick ~ Whiskey Is The Life Of A Man ~ @ The Dakota Tuesday 11 September
Saul Williams ~ Grippo ~ @ The Great Hall tonight

6:45 Toronto Foci & Loci Musical Listings over Kenny Drew’s Only A Paper Moon

*Ketch Harbour Wolves ~ Translation ~ @ Silver Dollar tonight
*Jon Cohen Experimental ~ Don’t Be The Cloud ~ @ C’est What, Sunday, w. J.P. De Roover

Saturday, September 1, 2012

Playlist for show of Friday, 31 August, 2012

Guest Mélanie Brûlée
(brought to you by Offhand Comets, Smart Asteroids and Social Meteors )

5:00  Beat That As It May
Syreeta Wright ~ Harmour Love
De La Soul ~ Say No Go ~ Maseo @ The Revival tonight
Pink Floyd (Open Door Remix) Breathe ~ Pink Floyd Tribute @ Hugh’s Room tonight

5:15  De La Crême
*Mélanie Brûlée ~ Interview ~ Live performance: Wonder / Candy Shop / Neige Au Japon @ Gate 403 Sunday & @ Loft 404 Monday for Labour Day Art Party
*Fond Of Tigers ~ Soheb ~ @ The Tranzac Thursday w. Haram 

5:40  Push Comes To Love
*Gregory Pepper ~ Do The ‘Die Inside’ ~ Escape From Crystal Skull Mountain
*Snowblink ~ Goodbye Eyes ~ Inner Classics  @ Bicycle Music Festival 15 September
*Two Hours Traffic ~ Amour Than Amis ~ Siren Spell EP
*The Jessica Stuart Few ~ Don’t Ya ~ @ Last Fridays Regent Park ~ in a few minutes ~ Friday

6:00 Incendiary Translucence
*Friendlyness & The Human Rights ~ Blaze, Blaze @ Waterfalls tonight
*Awanjah ~ Tradition ~ Visionary Revolutionist
Easy Star All-Stars ~ The Great Gig In The Sky ~ Pink Floyd Tribute @ Hugh’s Room tonight
Pierre Bensusan ~ Pyromaniaques Sentimentales

6:20  Animal Carpentry
*Jean Paul De Roover ~ Fix ~ @ Pink Floyd Tribute @ Hugh’s Room tonight & @ The Supermarket Wed., 5 September
Patsy Cline ~ I’m Walking The Dog ~ Her Birthday Party @ Lula Lounge Thursday 6 September
*Christa Couture ~ Pussycat. Pussycat ~ @ The Melody Bar Gladstone, 11 October
Jimmy Dale Gilmore ~ Blue Moon Waltz ~ In The Sky. Tonight.
*J.P. Mortier ~ Bad Dancers ~ CD Release for The Only Bar @ La Sala Rossa MontrealThursday 6 September

6:40  Still Alive and Well
Johnny Winter ~ Be Careful With A Fool  / 21st Century Man ~ @ The Sound Academy Saturday
Toronto Music Listings and Paragliding Ports over All India Radio’s Permanent Evolutions

6:50  Cerulean Labours
*Chloe Charles ~ Salamander Red ~ @ Harbourfront Westjet Stage tonight
*Picture The Ocean ~ Everybody Knew ~@ Loft 404 Monday for Labour Day Art Party