Music that feels your pain. The most heart-breaking, tear-jerking songs of all time will bring new depths of sorrow to your day. Because sad songs say so much. Hear: Adele 'Someone Like You', Jeff Buckley 'Hallelujiah', Phil Collins 'Against All Odds', R.E.M. 'Everybody Hurts'.
From haunting, heartbreaking, and soulful to hip shaking belly dancing rhythms. Legendary voices and top oud players gathered from the world of Arabic music. Hear: Fairuz, Warda, Naseer Shamma and more!
1920s, a time of G-men, communists and booze running. CBC Music celebrates the top jazz artists of the 20s in honour of Frankie Drake, Toronto's only female detective....on CBC television. Hear: Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, Fats Waller
Sample new twists on old classics. Filled with fresh takes of your old favourites, here is the place where everything is both familiar and unfamiliar at the same time. Hear: Seu Jorge, K.D. Lang, Johnny Cash, Feist and Nouvelle Vague
Fans of Saturday Night Jazz no longer have to wait for the weekend. Hand-picked jazz hits from the CBC Music collection including soulful singers and instumental masters. Hear: Oscar Peterson, Diana Krall, Molly Johnson, Michael Kaeshammer, Don Thompson, Robi Botos
The music of Afterdark. Avant-guarde and experimental new music from pop to electronic; singer-songwriter to ambient. Hear: Tei Shi, Chet Faker, Leif Vollebekk, Charlotte Day Wilson
Distilling six decades of classic ska rhythms, beats and heros down into pure dancehall enjoyment. 2-Tone revival, Third Wave, and the original Jamaican jams. Hear: Desmond Dekker, Specials, and the Skatalites.
The twang of country, the rhythm of the blues, and the fire of rock-and-roll. The legendary rockabilly players of the 50s to the modern revivalists, all gathered around a stand-up bass. Hear: Carl Perkins, Wanda Jackson, Ray Condo, and Eddie Cochran
This new volume focuses on the singer's controversial gospel period, releasing 14 unheard songs and previously unreleased live performances and rarities. Listen now.
A new album on Analekta Records celebrates the music of Jordan Pal. Listen now.
If the names Arno Babadjanian, Alexander Spendiarian and Komitas Vardapet are unfamiliar to you, then violinist Nuné Melik's debut album will be a pleasant introduction.
Percussionist Evelyn Glennie joins the WSO and Alexander Mickelthwate to play two major works by Vincent Ho.
Stomp your feet and wail out your demons to the band's fourth full-length, recorded with new bandmate Robin Hatch.
Discover music by Jacques Ibert and Henriette Renié on this stunning new release.
Wyclef Jean's first record in eight years covers a kaleidoscope of musical styles from Latin to Afrobeat.
U of T's MacMillan Singers and conductor Hilary Apfelstadt make an eloquent case for Chatman's choral music on this new album.
Wildflower Blues is, more than anything, about the relationship between two kindreds finding their voices together again. Listen to it now.