Playlist Friday: Marijuana is Legal in Canada

Recreational pot has been legalized in Canada as of Wednesday, October 17 and we have a playlist for this historic time. There are over 40 tracks about marijuana and getting high etc. and a few [...]

By | October 19th, 2018|Categories: News, Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , |39 Comments

Playlist Friday: OurBasement Release Radar Oct/2018

It's Release Radar playlist time! The playlists that let you know what is new this month! Along with a Spotify Release Radar playlist, there is a YouTube new video release playlist as well. The YouTube [...]

Playlist Friday: A Canadian Indie Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving weekend! It’s Thanksgiving weekend in Canada so we of course have a Canadian Indie Thanksgiving playlist for you. There are songs about home and family and food and giving thanks for the blessings. [...]

By | October 5th, 2018|Categories: News, Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , |8 Comments

Playlist Friday: A Canadian Indie Autumn

It is officially autumn and we are bringing back the playlist for the season. Autumn is from Sept 22 to Dec 21 and hopefully will ease us into the next season gently. It may feel [...]

By | September 28th, 2018|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , |13 Comments

Playlist Friday: Canadian Indie Albums of 2012

The year 2012 was a good one for me and the tracks on the playlist this week has music from Canadian Indie albums released in 2012. Music has a way of transporting us to a [...]

Playlist Friday: OurBasement Release Radar Sept/2018

It's Release Radar playlist time! The playlists that let you know what is new this month! Along with our usual Spotify Release Radar playlist, there is a YouTube new video release playlist as well. The [...]

Playlist Friday: Artists’ Picks and Promos

We have quite a few playlists for you this week. It began with an email from Arts and Crafts for promotion for Dan Mangan's Troubled Mind album inviting you to "Get a customized Spotify playlist [...]

Playlist Friday: Canadian Indie Labour Union

This weeks playlist is in honour of Labour Day. Labour Day in Canada is celebrated on the first Monday of September. It originally gave workers the chance to campaign for better working conditions or pay. [...]

By | August 31st, 2018|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , |22 Comments

Playlist Friday: Canadian Indie Albums of 2011

What were you doing in 2011? The tracks on the playlist this week are from Canadian Indie albums released in 2011. Music has a way of transporting us to a different time in our memories [...]

Playlist Friday: Regina Folk Fest Recap and The RagTag Misfit Tour

That's right, it is another double playlist week here at OurBasement. Last weekend I spent out in the extreme heat because I love music and couldn't miss it. I will give a bit of a [...]