The Nightfly with David Basskin

Up late? Join host David Basskin for The Nightfly.

It’s the best music you’ve never heard in your life, specially chosen for the night owls. The Nightfly features artists both new and old, capturing the romantic, the introspective and the soulful. It’s the sound of driving home from a gig or a party, making it the perfect way to cap off your Saturday night.


  • Thursday
  • with David Basskin

David Basskin

Toronto native David Basskin is a lifelong jazz fan (and occasional sax player) who loves to feature “the best music you’ve never heard in your life.” He brings a lifetime’s enthusiasm and knowledge of jazz composers, musicians and history, highlighting artists you love in recordings you may not know, as well as a wealth of players that may be new to listeners. Trained as a lawyer, David headed up the Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency Ltd. (CMRRA), Canada’s largest music licensing agency, for more than two decades and now works as a consultant on copyright and technology issues and teaches business law at Toronto Metropolitan University.

Programs: The Nightfly