Playlist Friday: OurBasement Stream of Consciousness

This week our playlist is taking us back to our Stream of Consciousness. This playlist stream started back in September 2016 with one Canadian Indie song and then a word in the title of that [...]

By | January 12th, 2018|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , |80 Comments

Playlist Friday: New & Rejuvenated

Playlist Friday has our first playlist for 2018 and it is all about being new & rejuvenated. We are bringing in the new year with a group of songs about new things, fresh starts, changes [...]

By | January 5th, 2018|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , |35 Comments

The R3:103 for 2017

On December 21st CBC Music posted the Radio 3 end of year list for 2017. The list, usually known as the R3:103, would make up much of the holiday programming, but this is hard to [...]

By | January 1st, 2018|Categories: Playlists|3 Comments

Playlist Friday: DarBar’s Best Albums of 2017

The playlist this week is my list of the best albums of 2017. It is actually more like my favourite Canadian Indie albums of 2017. There are a couple albums that are on a lot [...]

By | December 29th, 2017|Categories: Playlists|Tags: , , |33 Comments

Playlist Friday: Canadian Indie Christmas Holidays

Tis the season to listen to a lot of great Canadian Indie Christmas music! This is another playlist that began back on the CBC website and then I brought what I could over to Spotify. [...]

By | December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Playlists|Tags: , , |95 Comments

Playlist Friday: OurBasement Release Radar Dec/2017

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

By | December 15th, 2017|Categories: New Music, Playlists|Tags: , , |65 Comments

Playlist Friday: Canadian Indie Winter

Winter is the theme of the playlist this week. It may not officially be winter until December 21 but it sure seems like winter to me. There is snow on the ground here and it [...]

By | December 8th, 2017|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , |45 Comments

Playlist Friday: Duchess Says + Partner = Capricorn Winter Songs

This week's playlist isn't all Canadian Indie music but it is brought to us by two Canadian Indie bands. Ahead of their joint Canadian Prairie Winter tour, Partner team up with Montrealers Duchess Says to [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Categories: Playlists|Tags: , , , |50 Comments

Playlist Friday: Ladies of 2017

By Mariposa Bressey What to do when you hear sounds that you like?  Well I like to make sure that I don't lose track of them and I also like to share them. This grouping [...]

By | November 24th, 2017|Categories: Playlist, Playlists|Tags: , , , |46 Comments

Playlist Friday: OurBasement Release Radar Nov/2017

The playlist this week is full of new tracks that have come out in the past month. Fall seems to be a busy time for new music from our Canadian artists. Some of my favourite [...]