ICYMI for Tuesday 23rd January 2018

How the end of Rush let Alex Lifeson be 'as creative as I want to be' Guitarist and charter member of the legendary Canadian prog-rock trio says he's actually been 'busier lately than I have [...]

By | January 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|22 Comments

Oh Geronimo – Mountains & No Liars – Guilt Trip

“Mountains” is a song about wholeheartedly pursuing your passions, while straddling the fragile line between ambition and humility. Everybody wants to be successful, and sometimes we go to great lengths to achieve the success that [...]

By | January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Video release, Video Release|Tags: , |32 Comments

Playlist Friday: OurBasement Release Radar Jan/2018

Our playlist this week is all about new songs on our radar this month. Spotify has their Release Radar playlists and we have an OurBasement Release Radar playlist. This has become a monthly thing as [...]

New releases for the week ending January 19th 2018

Light Blending In - Last Word Last Word [DNP01] by Light Blending In Terry Gomes - The Tropical Dream Terry Gomes is a University of Ottawa music graduate, having studied classical guitar and composition. He [...]

TOVI – 89 San Francisco

Rebecca Emms' latest electropop project, TOVI, will be releasing a new track on Friday, and we have the good fortune to be able to share it with you a couple of days early. Rebecca started [...]

By | January 17th, 2018|Categories: New Music|Tags: |37 Comments

ICYMI for Tuesday 16th January 2018

Get ready for Searchlight 2018, our hunt for Canada's next undiscovered talent Searchlight has returned for 2018! The competition is CBC Music’s long-running annual hunt for Canada’s next undiscovered talent. Is that you? It could [...]

By | January 16th, 2018|Categories: News|28 Comments

How Did I Miss That? Teenage Head – Fun Comes Fast

You may remember for the first edition of “How Did I Miss That?” we went back to 7th of November last year for Miracle by The Perm. Well, for our second edition we move forward [...]

By | January 15th, 2018|Categories: New Music|Tags: |21 Comments

New releases for the week ending January 12th 2018

Heavy Bell - By Grand Central Station A high-art concept album about an overwhelming passion between two writers is a bold foundational choice on which to craft one’s debut, but Winnipeg-based duo Heavy Bell is [...]

By | January 11th, 2018|Categories: New Music|Tags: , , |40 Comments

Collette Savard and the Savants – In Over My Head

Collette Savard and the Savants are poised to release their self-titled debut album on Jan. 26, marking the official arrival of a bold new project comprised of highly regarded Toronto music scene veterans. Collette Savard [...]

By | January 10th, 2018|Categories: New Music|Tags: |28 Comments

ICYMI for Tuesday 9th January 2018

Why we should be listening to classical music by Canadian women When you hear a piece of music, you will have one of two reactions. You will either like it enough to listen to it [...]

By | January 9th, 2018|Categories: News|35 Comments