CBC Music: A New Free Digital Music Service In Canada With Official App For iOS [Download]

Today, CBC has launched CBC Music, a new digital music service for Canadians which connects them to their favorite music for free through the web and via mobile apps. A CBC Music App for iPhone, iPod and iPad has also been released which is available as a free download in the Canadian App Store. CBC Music offers 40 different radio stations, 14 distinct genre-based communities and music from nearly 1,000 major and independent music companies, providing listeners with the very best in Canadian and International music.

Key features of CBC Music are:

  • Completely free, and easy to navigate – just click to play
  • 40 web radio stations built from a library of millions of tracks of music
  • 14 genre-based music communities ranging from rock to classical, pop to jazz, hip hop to country, and everything in between
  • CBC Radio 2 & CBC Radio 3
  • Direct access to the music of almost 1,000 major and independent music companies
  • Artist pages on more than 25,000 independent artists with thousands of songs you can play whenever you want
  • The best music content from a variety of CBC programs including Q and George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight
  • CBC personalities who guide Canadians through the infinite world of music
  • Hundreds of concerts available on demand
  • Original content including articles, blogs and playlists, updated daily
  • The Canadian Concert Calendar’ maintained by artists – one of the largest Canadian concert calendars available

Here is the official iTunes description of CBC Music App:

CBC Music gives you instant access to the best in emerging and established music. With over a dozen distinct genres and 40 unique web radio stations that you won’t find anywhere else, CBC Music satisfies even the most demanding music fan.

Features:

· Choose from 13 distinct musical genres
· Instant access to 40 unique music streams
· Download on iTunes (where available)

Find all of your favourites, explore a wide variety of genres, and make exciting new music discoveries with CBC Music.

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  • Peacenik

    I trled it out. It’s a nice app.

  • Positronmchappy

    I wonder if they’ve addressed their server issues. I’ll give CBC Radio 2 a chance, but last time I checked; a yr ago, it was brutal buffering. I love CBC Radio 3 & hope it doesn’t get too popular.

  • Wannaknow

    Are you able to get 94.5 and 95.3 (Vancouver)?  Does it lag?

  • Kboss2468

    Are you blind? And why listen to garbage statins like those?Yes, A CBC application playng The Beat…..Idiot