Mathew V – Give It All

Hey Our Basement, I wrote "Give It All," my latest single, as a love song to my partner. Finding that most of my songs were sad, I wanted to switch things up and express my [...]

By | June 30th, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |6 Comments

Filed Guide – All The Other Lovers

Hi there, Our Basement! I wrote this song nearly three years ago and recorded it a few times in search of the right ‘vibe’. I had this version half done for nearly 8 months before [...]

By | June 29th, 2020|Categories: New Music, Video Release|Tags: |4 Comments

Playlist Friday: Canada Day

Canada Day is coming up on Wednesday and I have an 8 hour long playlist to help you get ready for it! This playlist has been growing over the years. Our Canadian artists do seem [...]

By | June 26th, 2020|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , |3 Comments

New releases for the week ending June 26th 2020

Selci - A Soft Place (Ocean Records) A SOFT PLACE by Selci Dave Monks - On A Wave Goes Wild (Dine Alone Records) On A Wave by Dave Monks Ken Tizzard and Music for Goats [...]

Shuffalo – Stay On Me

Hi Our Basement, Our new single, "Stay On Me," was inspired by the narrative of portals in iconic stories we grew up on: Chronicles of Narnia, Wizard of Oz and Alice in Wonderland. "Stay [...]

By | June 24th, 2020|Categories: New Music, Video Release|Tags: |5 Comments

Erez Zobary – Blue (For Now)

Hello Our Basement, I’m an all or nothing kind of person. Twenty minutes before I was about to leave for the hospital to get an MRI to confirm my brain tumour as benign, I broke [...]

By | June 23rd, 2020|Categories: New Music|Tags: |3 Comments

The Canadian Independent Venue Coalition launches #SupportCanadianVenues Initiative

Hundreds of concert venues, booking agencies, independent promoters/presenters, production companies and independent music festivals from across Canada have come together, donating thousands of hours of their time and immeasurable resources to launch the #SupportCanadianVenues movement [...]

By | June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Editorial, News|1 Comment

Playlist Friday: National Indigenous Peoples Day

June is National Indigenous History Month and June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. This is a day for all Canadians to recognize and celebrate the unique heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding contributions of First [...]

New releases for the week ending June 19th 2020

Braids - Shadow Offering (Secret City Records) Shadow Offering by Braids Chris Bell - Division Street Searching in the Dark by Chris Bell Japandroids - Massey Fucking Hall (Arts & Crafts) Massey Fucking Hall by [...]

8 Random Questions with… Gareth Inkster

Q1, Would you like to introduce yourself? Only if you’re interested in meeting me! My name is Gareth Inkster and I’m an independent musician from Hamilton, Ontario. I’m 28. Q2, Are you a good [...]

By | June 17th, 2020|Categories: 8 Random Questions|Tags: |10 Comments