Heliocentric Worlds

This is a radio show that I produce each week for WRHC which plays music by Sun Ra and others that orbit his stratosphere.

It airs every Sunday from 1-2pm ET and Thursday from 8-9pm ET via WRHC - Radio Harbor Country.

Weekly playlists and archived shows are listed below, or you can get the show as a podcast via iTunes each week. 

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EPISODE 015

Johnny Come Lately - Cecil Taylor Quartet
Transition - Sun Ra
Bemsha Swing - Cecil Taylor
Door Of The Cosmos - Sun Ra
Enlightenment (live) - Sun Ra
They Plan To Leave - Sun Ra
O.P. - Cecil Taylor & Buell Neidlinger
God Is More Than Love Can Ever Be - Sun Ra
Little Lees (Lousie) - Cecil Taylor

EPISODE 014

Springtime Again - Sun Ra & His Intergalactic Solar Myth Arkestra
Island In The Sun - Sun Ra
I Cover The Waterfront - Sun Ra
Love In Outer Space - Sun Ra
Spontaneous Simplicity - Sun Ra
Divine Gemini - Walt Dickerson & Richard Davis
Exactly Like You - The Sun Ra Quartet featuring John Gilmore
Rome At Twilight - The Sun Ra Quartet featuring John Gilmore
My Favorite Things - The Sun Ra Quartet featuring John Gilmore

EPISODE 013

Two Tones - Sun Ra
Bo-Fill - Clifford Jordan  
Blue Lights - Clifford Jordan
Back Alley Blues - Sun Ra & his Arkestra
Cosmo-Party Blues - Sun Ra & his Arkestra
Children of the Sun - Sun Ra & his Arkestra
Fate In A Pleasant Mood - Sun Ra & his Arkestra
Why Was I Born? - Sun Ra Arkestra
Prelude #7 in D Major - Sun Ra Arkestra
Evil Eye - Clifford Jordan  
Everywhere - Clifford Jordan

EPISODE 012 - TRIBUTE TO ROBERT BARRY

We Travel The Spaceways - Sun Ra and his Myth Science Arkestra

Star Time - Sun Ra and his Myth Science Arkestra 

Plutonian Nights - Sun Ra and his Myth Science Arkestra 

Day By Day - Sun Ra and his Astro Infinity Arkestra 

Barry K - Robert Barry, Jeb Bishop, Daniele D'Agaro and Kent Kessler 

Planet Earth - Sun Ra and his Solar Arkestra 

Overtones of China - Sun Ra and his Solar Arkestra 

Off Blue - Robert Barry & Fred Anderson 

Super Blonde - Sun Ra & His Arkestra 

Biosphere Blues - Sun Ra & His Arkestra 

The Lady with the Golden Stockings - Sun Ra and his Myth Science Arkestra 

Consu - Richard Evans Trio

EPISODE 011

Burton Green Arkestra Introduction

State Street - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Future - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Starlight at the Wonder Inn - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Dawn Is Evening, Afternoon - Ronnie Boykins

Love is For Always - Sun Ra

I'll Follow My Secret Heart - Coleman Hawkins 

What A Difference A Day Makes - Coleman Hawkins 

September Song - Coleman Hawkins 

Blue Blue Days - Coleman Hawkins 

Flight Even - Coleman Hawkins

Mambo Is Everywhere - Billy Brooks w/ The Red Saunders Orchestra

Song Of A Dream - Billy Brooks w/ The Red Saunders Orchestra

I Want Your Love Tonight - Billy Brooks w/ The Red Saunders Orchestra

This Is My Prayer - Billy Brooks w/ The Red Saunders Orchestra

EPISODE 010

Spontaneous Simplicity - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

A Sure Thing - Blue Mitchell Orchestra

Down Home - Sam Jones

Down Pat - Andrew Hill Combo

Big P - Jimmy Heath Orchestra

As You Once Were - Clyde Williams w/ Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Portrait of the Living Sky - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

The Sound Mirror (live '77) - June Tyson w/ Sun Ra & His Arkestra

What's New? - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Friendly Galaxy  - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

The Crystal Ball - Frank Strozier

Long Night - Frank Strozier

EPISODE 009

Easy Street - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Street of Dreams - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Motherhood - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

For Frazier, Felicia, Veneida & Bernard - Wilbur Ware

Of Sounds and Something Else -Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Jet Flight - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Brazilian Sun - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Moonship Journey - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Delilah - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Distant Stars - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Dreamsville - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Chicago, Southside - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Keep Your Sunny Side Up - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Dreams Come True - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

EPISODE 008

Blues from Saturn - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Of Sounds and Something Else - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Jet Flight - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

S Wonderful - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Brazilian Sun - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

New Day - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Other Times - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Dreamsville - Ricky Murray

What's That? - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Turkish Women at the Bath - Pete La Roca

China Gate - Ricky Murray

Alone in the Park - Walt Dickerson

A Patch of Blue - Walt Dickerson

The Bat Cave - Dan & Dale

Episode 007

S' Wonderful - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Rhapsody in Blue - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

But Not For Me - Sun Ra & His Myth Science Arkestra

Nice Work If You Can Get It - The Nu Sounds

It Ain't Necessarily So - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Tapestry for an Asteroid - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Where is Tomorrow? - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

I Loves You Porgy - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Mod House - Wilbur Ware

Looking Outward - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

I Struck a Match on the Moon - Ricky Murray

The Blue Set - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Big City Blues - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

State Street (alt take) - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

EPISODE 006

Happy New Year To You - The Qualities

Star Bright - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

The Nile Pt. 1 - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Eve - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

The Lady With The Golden Stockings - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Astro - Walt Dickerson & Sun Ra

But Not For Me - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Foggy Day - Billy Bang

Some Blues But Not the Kind That's Blue - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

When Angeles Speak of Love - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Demon's Love - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Tiny Pyramids - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Episode 005

It's Christmas Time - The Qualities

April in Paris - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Island In The Sun (Complete Version) - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Cha Cha In Outer Space -  Sun Ra & His Arkestra

The Conversion of J.P. - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Bilbo Is Dead - Andrew Tibbs

Cryin' By My Window - Jo Jo Adams With Tom Archia All-Stars

Drinkin' Blues - Jo Jo Adams With Tom Archia All-Stars

When I'm In My Tea - Jo Jo Adams With Tom Archia All-Stars

Deep Purple - Billy Bang

Urnack - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Medicine For A Nightmare - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Great Balls of Fire - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Adventures In Space - Sun Ra & His Arkestra

Episode 004

I Am An Instrument - Sun Ra

All of You - Sun Ra 

Unrack - Sun Ra

Reflections in Blue - Sun Ra

Stars Fell On Alabama - Sun Ra

Daddy's Gonna Tell You No Lie - The Cosmic Rays

New Horizons - Sun Ra

Pleasure - Sun Ra

Cosmo-Party Blues - Sun Ra

When Lights Are Dark aka Back Alley Blues - Sun Ra

Loose Wig - Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra

Little John - Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra

Cuttin' Time - Benny Carter & his Orchestra

Episode 003

Sometimes I'm Happy - Sun Ra

Time After Time - Sun Ra

Easy To Love - Sun Ra

Keep Your Sunny Side Up - Sun Ra

A Foggy Day - The Nu Sounds

Chant Of The Weed - Don Redman Orchestra

Fat Man Blues - Tina Parhamand his Musicians

Rhyhtym Spasm - The Mills Blues Rhythm - Baron Lee

I'm Making Believe - Little Mack

The Sun One - Yochanan

St Louis Blues - Sun Ra

The All Of Everything - Sun Ra

Search Light Blues - Sun Ra

Blue Rhythm - Fletcher Henderson

Sugar Foot Stomp - Fletcher Henderson

Chocolate Avenue - Clarence Williams Orchestra

Episode 002

We Travel The Spaceways - Sun Ra

Call For All Demons - Sun Ra

Bassism - Sun Ra

Tell Her To Come Home - Little Mack

Is That Me? - Yochanan

Chicago USA - The Nu-Sounds

Bye Bye - The Cosmic Rays

Somewhere In Space - Sun Ra

The Nile Pt. 1 - Sun Ra

Round Midnight - Hattye Randolph

Tenderly - Sun Ra

Beautiful Love - Sun Ra Arkestra w/ Marshall Allen 

Sleeping Beauty - Sun Ra

Episode 001

Enlightenment - Sun Ra

Calling Planet Earth - Sun Ra

Sun Song - Sun Ra

Dreaming - The Cosmic Rays

Lights on a Satellite - Sun Ra

Brainville - Sun Ra

Spaceship Lullaby - The Nu-Sounds

Sunology Pt.2 - Sun Ra

Sun Steps - Sun Ra

I'm Coming Home - Billie Hawkins

Body & Soul - Sun Ra

Somebody's In Love - The Cosmic Rays

Back In Your Own Backyard - Hattye Randolph

Bacon and Eggs - Walt Dickerson

I Am Trying To Find Myself - Sun Ra