Corby's Orbit

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

Saturday, September 25, 2021

Playlist for Corby's Orbit Show of 24 September 2021


 Commissioner of Selection: Paul Corby 

( Brought to you by Pizza Sky, Solar Eclairs and Lunar Macaroons

5:00 Peripatetic Aesthetics

* Avery Raquel ~ Helpless ~ NEW RELEASE 

Dawn Richard ~ Mornin / Streetlights ~ Second Line NEW RELEASE 

* Caroline Wiles ~ Gratitude ~ Gratitude NEW RELEASE 

* The Wailin' Jennys ~ This Is Where ~ 40 Days (Jericho Beach 2004)

* MELTT ~ We'll See ~ Swim Slowly

John Coltrane ~ Psalm Part lV ~ A Love Supreme Live In Seattle PRE RELEASE 

Lamb ~ Scratch bass ~ What Sound (2001) 

Spellling ~ Boys At School ~ The Turning Wheel

* Gary Breit ~ Starting Over ~ Colour Wheel NEW RELEASE 

5:50 Guitarosaurus Rex

* Duane Andrews ~ L'Aeroport ~ Singles NEW RELEASE 

* Harley Card ~ Strain ~ Unconfined Invisible @ Tranzac - Sunday 24 October with The Two Tomorrows & The Uplifters NEW RELEASE 

* The Ed Bickert Trio feat Terry Clarke & Don Thompson ~ I'm Just A Lucky So-And-So ~ Out of The Past (Sackville 1976)

Henri Rene ~ Sleepwalk ~ Ultralounge vol.6: Rhapsodesia

* Zubot & Dawson ~ Ultraman ~ Tractor Parts: Further Adventures In Strang (Black Hen 2000)

* Maneli Jamal ~  Zim Blues ~  Soul Odyssey NEW RELEASE 

6:15 Happily Over After

* Ben Kunder ~ Berlin ~ Searching For The Stranger NEW RELEASE 

* Casper Skulls ~ Tommy ~ KNK   NEW RELEASE 

* Homeshake ~ Spend It ~ Under The Weather  NEW RELEASE 

* BADBADNOTGOOD ~ Beside April ~ Talk Memory  NEW RELEASE 

* Matt Patershuk ~ Turn The Radio Up ~ An Honest Effort 

* Eisenhauer ~ Biggest Regret ~ The Road We Once Knew

* Mojah ~ We Could Live Happily ~ On Moruga Road

6:45 Addressing The Enveloping Ennui

* The Human Rights ~ Interview with DJ Friendliness / Peace Gun ~ Reggae Strong  NEW RELEASE Release Party @ LYNX Sunday 26 September

* Royal Canoe ~ Surrender Sidelining  NEW RELEASE 

* Madison Violet ~ Time To Right The Wrong NEW RELEASE 

Jackie DeShannon ~ Somewhere In America ~ You Know Me 


Saturday, September 18, 2021

Playlist For Corby's Orbit Show Of 17 September 2021 with Anthony Green and Dano Chase

 Commissioner of Selection: Paul Corby 

( Brought to you by Typhoon Macaroons, Hurricane Sugar and Tornado Paste

5:00 Sound Astoundments

* Jim Casson's Dark Orchard ~ Gasline ~ Davis Hall & The Green Lanterns NEW RELEASE

* Laura Niquay ~ Nicim ~ Waska Matisiwim NEW RELEASE
September 23-Montreal, Pop Montreal
October 8-Tadoussac, Tadoussac Little Song Festival
October 21-Quebec, La Chapelle shows
November 6-Montreal, Ausgang Montreal
November 26-Trois-Rivières, Telethon Radio Canada SOLO

* Jocelyne Baribeau ~ Le Quotidien  ~ Portraits Vol. l NEW RELEASE

* Clever Hopes ~ Made You Mad NEW RELEASE

* Shane Pendergast ~ Fiddle Playing Girl ~ Second Wind NEW RELEASE

5:20 Classic Clusters

* Anthony Green ~ Interview 

Sonny Rhodes ~ Ballad Of Serenity ~ The Essential 

* Dizzy & Fay ~ Chocolate Cake ~ PRE RELEASE (22 Oct. 21)

* Alessia Cara Feat. The Warning ~ Enter Sandman ~ The Metallica Blacklist NEW RELEASE

* Whitehorse ~ Sometimes Amy ~ Strike Me Down NEW RELEASE

* Jon Gordon ~ Dance ~ Stranger Than Fiction NEW RELEASE

* Andrea Ramolo feat. Kinnie Starr ~ Freen ~ Quarantine Dream ~ PRE RELEASE (22 Oct. 21)

Laura Nyro  ~ Save The Country ~ Trees Of The Ages : Laura Nyro Live In Japan 1994 NEW RELEASE

5:50 Chase In Space

* Dano Chase ~ Interview / All The New Days / You'll Be Alright ~ All The New Days NEW RELEASE

6:20 Antidotes For The Blues

* Men I Trust ~ Serenade Of Water ~ Untourable Album NEW RELEASE

* June Garber feat. Jackie Richardson ~  Lil Hardin Armstrong's Just For A Thrill ~ Off The Carousel NEW RELEASE

June onstage with her band at The Paradise  CD Release 16 September 2021

* Portion ~ Wave NEW RELEASE

Leon Bridges ~ Details ~ Gold-Diggers Sound 

Robert Randolph & The Family Band ~ Walk Don't Walk ~ Robert Randolph & The Family Band (Live In Concert) (2011 Dare Records)

* Earl MacDonald feat. Karly Epp ~ Be Still, My Soul ~ Consecrated (Outside In Music)

Richie Havens ~ License To Kill ~ Sings The Beatles And Dylan

* Buffy Sainte Marie ~ The War Racket ~ Medicine Songs

David Crosby ~ What Are Their Names? ~ If I Could Only Remember My Name

Richie Havens ~ Imagine ~ Sings The Beatles And Dylan

Fred Neil ~ The Dolphins ~ Fred Neil

Stereo MCS ~ Fever (Steve Hillage Remix) ~ Future World Funk

Wednesday, September 8, 2021

Blues & Roots Radio Wins Prestigious International Award


By Megan Routledge.

Blues & Roots Radio, has won the ISSA (International Singer-Songwriters Association) award for International Radio Station of the Year 2021.

The International Singer Songwriters Association was founded by Tamanie Dove, a singer-songwriter born and raised in Nashville, now residing in Atlanta who is dedicated to supporting and serving independent artists, and encouraging aspiring and professional singers and songwriters in all genres of music worldwide. Website:

Blues & Roots Radio was established in 2013 by professional musicians and music lovers, an independent global online platform was created for artists to be heard by as wide an audience as possible.

The station has been pushing the boundaries of online radio since their inception, they have won two previous awards in Canada in 2014 and 2017, this is the first major award internationally, and recognizes their achievements of supporting independent artists around the world.

From their headquarters in Ontario, Canada and office in Victoria, Australia, Blues & Roots Radio broadcasts over fifty radio shows, most of which are exclusively produced for their network from around the world. They continue to expand, evolve and maintain the highest standards of artistic content.

Founder, Stevie Connor, has developed a unique network of media partners, affiliations and friends around the world who share the stations passion and values, they work together to advance opportunities for artists to be heard and read about globally.

Stevie is also the founder of The Sound Cafe magazine, we asked him what this award means to him, Stevie said "To be recognized for the work we do internationally by the very people that we set up to help is an amazing thing, I curate the radio shows and have some amazing radio hosts on our weekly schedule who give their time to recording and promoting the artists, they produce top quality shows, this award is for all their hard work and dedication, and for the team at The Sound Cafe magazine too, many of the contributors are from our Blues & Roots Radio team", he added "We'd like to thank the ISSA for our nomination and award, it gives us a great boost knowing that the work we do is valued, I am humbled and delighted to have received it on behalf of the station."

Blues & Roots Radio airs 7/24 and is well worth a listen, it's a multi-genre platform playing Roots, Americana, Celtic Music, Contemporary Folk, Blues, Bluegrass, Singer-Songwriters and more.

You can listen to a selection of their shows on our Podcast page HERE