Topic: first play live

First Play Live: Louise Burns, Portraits

The Vancouver songwriter performs songs off her new album.

First Play Live: Riit, ataataga

The artist from Nunavut performs her debut full-length album.

First Play Live: FxckMr, 1997

The Iqaluit-based rapper performs songs from his debut album

First Play Live: Begonia, Fear

Begonia, her band and members of the O'Pears perform all the songs from Fear.

First Play Live: TRP.P, 2TRP.P

TRP.P perform songs from their latest album.

First Play Live: Sharon and Bram at CBC Kids Day

The legendary children's performers play some classics as part of their farewell tour.

First Play Live: Lights, Skin and Earth Acoustic

Lights performs tracks off her new self-produced, mixed and engineered album.

First Play Live: Neon Dreams, Sweet Dreams Till Sunbeams

The Halifax duo performs songs from its 3rd LP.

First Play Live: Skye Wallace, (self-titled)

Watch dynamic performances from Skye Wallace's 4th full-length album.

First Play Live: Just John x Dom Dias, Don III

The rap duo perform songs from their EP trilogy.

First Play Live: Johnny Orlando, Teenage Fever

The rising pop star performs music from his new EP.

First Play Live: Doomsquad, Let Yourself Be Seen

Watch the Toronto band debut songs from its new album in this dance-party session.

First Play Live: Rich Aucoin, Release

The Halifax musician debuts songs from his new album.

First Play Live: Black Mountain, Destroyer

The Vancouver band debuts its new album for CBC Music First Play Live.

First Play Live: Jon Bryant, Cult Classic

Watch the dream-folk artist perform songs from his new album.

First Play Live: Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Trapline

The Haisla rappers perform tracks off their third LP.

First Play Live: Haviah Mighty, 13th Floor

Watch powerful performances from the Toronto rapper's debut solo release show.

First Play Live: Lydia Ainsworth, Phantom Forest

Lydia Ainsworth debuts songs from her new album, Phantom Forest.

First Play Live: Tim Baker, Forever Overhead

Watch as Tim Baker performs songs from his first solo LP — and re-imagines a couple of older Hey Rosetta! tunes.

First Play Live: Pup, Morbid Stuff

To celebrate the release of the new album, Pup played to a sold-out crowd in Toronto.

First Play Live: The Strumbellas, Rattlesnake

The Juno-winning band performs songs from its fourth studio album.

First Play Live: Wintersleep, In the Land Of

Wintersleep plays songs from its upcoming album, out March 29.

First Play Live: Emilie Kahn, Outro

Emilie Kahn plays songs off her new ablum Outro, released on Feb. 22.

First Play Live: Adria Kain, When Flowers Bloom

Adria Kain joined us with her band in Studio 211 to perform songs off her upcoming album When Flowers Bloom.

First Play Live: Digawolf, Yellowstone

The Tlicho and English alt-rock band from Yellowknife dropped by our studio to play songs off the new album.

First Play Live: Chilly Gonzales, Solo Piano III (Part II)

Enjoy more of Chilly Gonzales' live performance at CBC Music.

First Play Live: Arkells, Rally Cry

Arkells perform songs from their newest album, in sequence for the very first time.

First Play Live: HMLT and Kei-Li and Joyia, Wednesday EP

HMLT, Kei-Li and Joyia play songs from their collaborative EP.

First Play Live: Pusher, Paperman

Watch the complete session recorded on the roof of the CBC.

First Play Live: Shay Lia

The Montreal R&B artist has yet to release a full album, but we were lucky enough to get her in studio for a session.

First Play Live: Shagabond and Noah, Everything All at Once

The Toronto-based producer and L.A.-based singer play songs from their new EP.

First Play Live: Zach Zoya

Zach Zoya performs unreleased tracks at CBC Music.

First Play Live: Helena Deland, From the Series of Songs "Altogether Unaccompanied" Vol. III & IV

Watch Helena Deland's intimate performance of songs from her "Altogether Unaccompanied" series vol. I through IV.

Watch Ria Mae's 1st live performance of her new earworm, 'Hold Me'

Neon Dreams' Frank Kadillac joins the singer-songwriter on the track they co-wrote.

First Play Live: Alexandra Stréliski, Inscape

Listen to Alexandra Stréliski's first new album in eight years.

First Play Live: Blonde Diamond, Fantasy Love

Blonde Diamond solidifies its new brand with this upcoming EP.

First Play Live: Tokyo Police Club, TPC

The band is back and fresher than ever.

First Play Live: Foxtrott, Meditations I-II-III

Marie-Hélène Delorme releases her second full-length album.

First Play Live: Devontée, Head Gone

Devontée is working on excellence. Watch him perform from his new album.

First Play Live: Kalle Mattson, Youth.

Watch the Ottawa-based artist — who thinks folk is dead — perform from his new coming-of-age album.

First Play Live: Bob Moses, Battle Lines

The band is back with their second full-length album.

First Play Live: Dilly Dally, Heaven

Toronto's Dilly Dally is back with its second album.

First Play Live: Elisapie, The Ballad of the Runaway Girl

Elisapie debuts songs from her new album — watch the videos now.

First Play Live: La Force

Ariel Engle, a.k.a. La Force, debuts her solo album.

First Play Live: Major Love

Colleen Brown, leader of Major Love, debuts new music at the mic.

First Play Live: JXCK KXLLY, Revolution

JXCK KXLLY debuts songs from her new record Revolution.

First Play Live: Megative

Megative debuts its new album in a session at Longboat Hall in Toronto.

First Play Live: bülow, Damaged Vol. 2.

bülow plays her song "Not a Love Song" and others from her new EP.

First Play Live: AHI, In Our Time

AHI plays songs from his new album In Our Time.

First Play Live: LOLAA

LOLAA play new music from their self titled EP.

Watch Jessica Allossery debut 4 brand new songs

Jessica Allossery debuts new songs in the CBC Music studio.

First Play Live: Bonjay, Lush Life

Bonjay debuts songs from the duo's new album.

First Play Live: Jo Passed, Their Prime

The Vancouver-based four-piece debuts songs from their new album.

First Play Live: The Sorority, Pledge

The Sorority performs tracks from their debut album for CBC Music's First Play Live.

First Play Live: Paul Brandt, The Journey YYC: Vol. 1

The Canadian country music legend debuts music from his new EP.

First Play Live: Donovan Woods, Both Ways

Watch the singer-songwriter perform music from his upcoming album.

Ron MacLean and Hayley Wickenheiser join Paul Brandt in special tribute to Humboldt Broncos

The Calgary artist performed an emotional rendition of his song 'Small Towns and Big Dreams' as a tribute to the town of Humboldt, Sask. during CBC Music's First Play Live performance.

First Play Live: Zaki Ibrahim, The Secret Life of Planets

Zaki Ibrahim plays songs from her album The Secret Life of Planets.

First Play Live: Yamantaka // Sonic Titan, Dirt

The band debuts music from its newest album.

Watch Jeremy Dutcher's mesmerizing performances from Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa

The singer from Tobique First Nation in New Brunswick performs songs from his debut album.

First Play Live: Dear Rouge, Phases

The Vancouver-based band took over CBC Music's recording studio for a live performance of songs from its latest record.

First Play Live: The Long War, Landscapes

The Long War, winners of last year's Searchlight competition, debuts its new album.

First Play Live: Bahamas, Earthtones

Afie Jurvanen performs a session for his new album at the Woodshed.

First Play Live: Justin Nozuka, Low Tide

Justin Nozuka performs songs from his EPs High Tide and Low Tide.

First Play Live: Cadence Weapon

Cadence Weapon's self-titled new record drops on Jan. 19 — watch him perform the new material live.

First Play Live: Johnny Reid, Revival

Watch Johnny Reid plays music from his new album.

First Play Live: Iskwé, The Fight Within

Watch Iskwé perform songs from her new album.

First Play Live: The Weather Station

Tamara Lindeman, a.k.a. the Weather Station, plays songs from her new, self-titled album.

First Play Live: The Glorious Sons, Young Beauties and Fools

The Glorious Sons debut their new album in a First Play Live session.

Exclusive: Watch breakout Montreal band Milk & Bone play their new single live

Laurence Lafond-Beaulne and Camille Poliquin debut "Deception Bay", the title track from their 2018 album, for the first time.

First Play Live: Jess Moskaluke, Past the Past

Watch the Saskatchewan country singer debut songs from her new release.

Watch Odonis Odonis debut tracks from its new album, No Pop

The Toronto three-piece debuts five new tracks.

First Play Live: Ria Mae, My Love

Watch the Halifax pop singer perform music from her new EP.

First Play Live: The Deep Dark Woods, Yarrow

The Deep Dark Woods debut their new album in a First Play Live session.

First Play Live: Boogat, San Cristobal Baile Inn

Boogat at the mic, debuting songs from his new album for a First Play Live session.

First Play Live: Gabrielle Shonk

The singer-songwriter performs music from her debut album for CBC Music.

First Play Live: Souljazz Orchestra, Under Burning Skies

Souljazz Orchestra brings the rhythm to the CBC Music studio, playing its new album.

First Play Live: Blue Hawaii, Tenderness

Electro-pop band Blue Hawaii perform live for CBC Music.

First Play Live: Wolf Parade, Cry Cry Cry

Wolf Parade performs songs from its new album at the Baby-G in Toronto.

First Play Live: The Beaches, Late Show

The Beaches play songs from their new album in this CBC Music Festival performance.

First Play Live: Matt Mays, Once Upon a Hell of a Time

Matt Mays rocked through his new album in the CBC Music studios.

First Play Live: The Barr Brothers, Queens of the Breakers

The Barr Brothers debut their new album, Queens of the Breakers, in a First Play Live session.

First Play Live: Mo Kenney, The Details

Watch the Halifax songwriter perform her brand new songs in Nova Scotia's Old Confidence Lodge.

First Play Live: Metz, Strange Peace

Alex Edkins from Metz screaming through new songs from the band's new album.

First Play Live: Cold Specks, Fool's Paradise

Now with her third album, Cold Speck's confidence and comfort level in revealing herself to her fans has grown, and we're richer for it. Watch her perform in this CBC Music session.

Watch Deen Squad perform a 'halal rap' and new songs live

The Ottawa rap duo performs a handful of songs in this First Play Live session.

First Play Live: Emily Haines, Choir of the Mind

A very special and intimate performance of material from Emily Haines' new solo album.

First Play Live: Pierre Kwenders, Makanda at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time

Pierre Kwenders debuts his new album Makanda at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time for CBC Music.

First Play Live: Mappe Of, A Northern Star, A Perfect Stone

Mappe Of performs songs from its debut album in CBC Music Studio 211.

You'll love this violin cover of 'Marietta's Song' from Korngold's Die tote Stadt

Violinist Mark Fewer and pianist Chiharu Iinuma played it in our Vancouver studio.

First Play Live: Merna, Sans

Merna plays songs from her new EP for CBC Music.

First Play Live: a l l i e, Nightshade

a l l i e performs songs from her debut album in the CBC Music Studio.

First Play Live: Adaline, Aquatic

Adaline performs music from her latest album in the CBC Music Studio.

First Play Live: Whitehorse, Panther in the Dollhouse (Part 2)

Whitehorse debuts more songs from the duo's new album.

First Play Live: Wolf Saga

A special First Play Live performance by Wolf Saga at the Root Down Studio in Toronto.

First Play Live: Ruth B, Safe Haven

Ruth B rocks the stage at the 2017 CBC Music Festival.

First Play Live: Scott Helman, Hôtel de Ville

The singer played an energetic set at the 2017 CBC Music Festival. Listen to it now.

First Play Live: Serena Ryder, Utopia

Listen to the singer play tracks from her latest album in an exclusive concert for CBC Music from Fundy National Park in New Brunswick.

Meet Colter Wall, the Steve Earle and Rick Rubin-endorsed Saskatchewan country singer

Watch Colter Wall, alone and acoustic, play music from his new self-titled album.

First Play Live: Whitehorse, Panther in the Dollhouse (Part 1)

Whitehorse debuts songs from their new album in this CBC Music First Play Live session.