Launching today on SiriusXM channel 171 and here on CBC Music, Sonica is the place to discover adult alternative bands from Canada and beyond combining new rock sounds of today with a sprinkling of Canadian heritage artists.
On Sonica, you'll hear bands as diverse as Arcade Fire and the Sheepdogs, the Wallflowers and the Black Keys. You'll also tune into some of Canada's greatest songwriters, including Ron Sexsmith, Kathleen Edwards, Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen.
To check out the new station, click the play button.
There's plenty of other great CBC content to discover on SiriusXM as well. Check out channel 169 for CBC Radio 1 and channel 162 for CBC Radio 3 (now available for the first time for XM subscribers). Fans of francophone music can find Radio-Canada on SiriusXM at channel 163 (Chansons) and 166 (Franco Canada).
Listen to CBC Music's new Mansbridge on Music stream
Discover emerging and established Canadian acts on CBC Music's artist pages
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Get tickets for the inaugural CBCMusic.ca Festival in Toronto
on May 08, 2013