Playlist Friday: OurBasement Release Radar May/2020

The playlist this week is full of all the new music Canadian artists have been creating. And that is a lot! We have both a Spotify Release Radar playlist and a YouTube new video release [...]

New releases for the week ending May 29th 2020

Beth Anne Cole - Perhaps the Gods Of Love Jade Hairpins - Harmony Avenue (Arts & Crafts) Harmony Avenue by Jade Hairpins Lou Canon - Audomatic Body (Paper Bag) Audomatic Body by Lou Canon Mirabelle [...]

Tom Boy – Long Way Home

Hey Our Basement, "Long Way Home" is a re-work of a song I wrote titled "Sleeping Pill" during a period of depression caused by separation from my family. The guilt affected me, and I [...]

By | May 27th, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |1 Comment

Zaac Pick – Atmosphere

Hi Our Basement, “Atmosphere” is about loving someone despite the flaws or hardships you face together, and the tension between knowing and mystery in long-term relationships. It’s the opening track on my forthcoming sophomore record, [...]

By | May 26th, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |2 Comments

Jess Knights – Baby Won’t You Stay

Hi, Our Basement, My happy, upbeat, funky song “Baby Won’t You Stay” is a high-energy throwback tune inspired by the soul sound of Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings. Twists of dirty blazing guitar riffs, cheeky [...]

By | May 25th, 2020|Categories: News|7 Comments

Playlist Friday: Mint Records

The playlist this week is the fifth in a series of playlists where we are checking out Canadian Independent Record Companies and the artists they represent. We have checked out Arts and Crafts, Constellation Records, [...]

New releases for the week ending May 22nd 2020

Bebe Buckskin - Asiskiy Dylan Menzie - Lost In Dreams Jordan Klassen - Tell Me What To Do Ken Yates - Quiet Talkers Lindy Vopnfjörd - State Of The Heart Twin Kennedy - Homebound EP

By | May 21st, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: , , , , , |4 Comments

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald – Our River

Hey Our Basement, “Our River” is warm and hopeful, the kind of song that should be played at home with a coffee on the porch, or in a car taking time to get somewhere. I [...]

By | May 20th, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |4 Comments

New River Beach – The Right Place

Hi Our Basement, We have been playing music, separately, for years. Two children later, we finally started making music together. We formed the Toronto-based duo, New River Beach, in January 2020. We recorded “The Right [...]

By | May 19th, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |2 Comments

Anjulie – FUYL

Hello Our Basement, Anxiety is in the air right now. It feels like there’s an infinite amount of things to be anxious about. The pandemic. The environment. The economy. Being a musician with zero back [...]

By | May 18th, 2020|Categories: New Music, Video Release|Tags: |Comments Off on Anjulie – FUYL