Only August – The Rain

Our Basement, My debut single, “The Rain,” is a metaphor about the growth of a relationship. I co-wrote the song with my wife, who encouraged me to write in a way that reflects my current [...]

By | March 16th, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |5 Comments

Playlist Friday: Canadian St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick's Day is coming up, so I put together a Canadian St. Patrick's Day playlist for us this week. I found music from Canadian artists to fit the theme. It isn't all Irish, there [...]

By | March 13th, 2020|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , |6 Comments

New releases for the week ending March 13th 2020

Alex Nicol - All For Nada (Anniversary Group/Michel Records) Ayla Brook & The Sound Men - Desolation Sounds Crimson Shadows - The Resurrection (Napalm Records) Gerry Gareau - Feet Off The Brakes Lyric Dubee - [...]

Cayley Thomas – Two Minds

Hello Our Basement, I want to share “Two Minds” with you, the latest single from my forthcoming album, How Else Can I Tell You?, which will be released in full on May 1st, 2020. Two [...]

By | March 11th, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |5 Comments

8 Random Questions With… Amanda Rheaume

Q1, Would you like to introduce yourself? My name is Amanda Rheaume, I am from the Metis Nation of Ontario, originally from Ottawa. I am a singer/songwriter and performer. Q2, Are you a good [...]

By | March 10th, 2020|Categories: 8 Random Questions|Tags: |1 Comment

Playlist Friday: International Women’s Day 2020

The playlist this week is showcasing women in honour of International Women's Day on March 8. We have some tremendously talented Canadian women in the music world and the playlist is full of great tracks [...]

By | March 6th, 2020|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , |5 Comments

New releases for the week ending March 6th 2020

Brielle Ansems - This New Hurricane Ernesto Cervini - Tetrahedron (Anzic Records) Man Made Hill - Mass Wasting Melissa Payne - Darker Than Your Dark R Grunwald - Oma (Common Noise/Outside) Silverstein - A Beautiful [...]

Shred Kelly – Dead Leaves

Hi Our Basement, “Dead Leaves,” our new single, is a sombre reflection on our social connections online. Our online experiences are half ‘Instagram happy,’ seen in the shadow of dire warnings of what’s happening in [...]

By | March 4th, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |2 Comments

Chynna Lewis – Mind and Soul

Hey Our Basement, I wrote “Mind and Soul” about a friend that I fell in love with during my mid-twenties. We were “in the grey” and I didn’t know where he stood with the relationship, [...]

By | March 3rd, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |10 Comments

Kadeema – I’ve Just Seen a Face

Hi Our Basement, We are excited to share our cover of The Beatles’ “I’ve Just Seen a Face,” with you, a tune that means a lot to us personally. As much as we love the [...]

By | March 2nd, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |2 Comments