Topic: holidays

The 10 worst love songs, as chosen by you

While many of these songs are sincere and romantic, others are offensive and just plain creepy.

The musical meet-cute: 15 adorable stories of bandmates falling for each other

From Sharon and Lois to Snotty Nose Rez Kids to Partner to Quantum Tangle, we find out what drew everyone together.

Love expert Mandy Len Catron on the 7 best Canadian love songs

Cuddle up with music by the Weeknd, Céline Dion, Ron Sexsmith and k.d. lang this Valentine's Day.

'Jingle Bells' on tabla is our new Christmas obsession

Watch Seon Almeida's mesmerizing medley of Christmas tunes.

Joy to the World: a guide to CBC Music's Christmas special

This special broadcast is one of the most popular events of the year on the CBC Music airwaves.

CBC Music restores 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' to holiday music streams

"Because we value our audience input which was overwhelmingly to include the song, we have put it back on the two playlists where it had been removed"

8 things you may not know about Tchaikovsky's The Nutcracker

The music is so iconic and an important part of the holiday season. But how much do you know about it?

Best new Christmas music for a festive and fabulous 2018

Kick-start your holiday party playlist with new music from Begonia, Serena Ryder, Whitehorse and more.

Celebrate Christmas with this stunning new version of Aretha Franklin's 'Silent Night'

Nobody needs to sing "Silent Night" again, ever, OK?

Your guide to CBC Music's 2018 holiday schedule

Our holiday shows take over the airwaves on Radio One and CBC Music during Christmas Eve and Day. Get the schedule here.

CBC Music brings you the 12 streams of Christmas

We've put together hours of music to get you through the holiday season.

How Maurice Ravel became a WW I soldier

As Tom Allen explains in this video, the 91-pound composer was not exactly prime soldier material.

When There is Peace: a guide to Zachary Wadsworth's new armistice oratorio

We prepare you for the world premiere by Chor Leoni, and its broadcast on CBC Music's Choral Concert.

The 7 most spooktacular Halloween jams, as chosen by you

From the "Monster Mash" to Michael Jackson's "Thriller," you answered our call.

Serena Ryder's advice to music classes: 'Just strum it!'

The artist talked to CBC Mornings host Raina Douris about the Canadian Music Class Challenge, and her new holiday album.

The 10 best road-trip songs for your long weekend, as chosen by you

From the Tragically Hip to Ed Sheeran to Nelly Furtado, you answered our call.

Mother's Day: a tribute from Bahamas, Jenn Grant, Martha Wainwright, more

Happy Mother's Day!

Evanescence, Maylee Todd, Land of Talk and more: listen to Strombo's International Women's Day special

We also have song requests from some friends of the show, including Buffy Sainte-Marie, Cassie Dasilva, Charlotte Day Wilson, Lights, Margo Price, Milk and Bone and the Weather Station.

'It made me feel like I could do anything': artists reveal the women who inspired them to make music

Zaki Ibrahim, Lindi Ortega, Hannah Georgas, Weaves' Jasmyn Burke and others discuss the seminal women who made an impact on them and their decision to get into music.