Playlist Friday: Pop Montreal Festival 2019

It's still festival time! This week we are taking a listen to Canadian artists that will be playing at POP Montreal Festival this year. POP Montreal International Music Festival is a non-profit community organization that [...]

Playlist Friday: OurBasement Release Radar July/2019

It’s Release Radar playlist time! Release Radar are playlists that let you know what is new each month. We have a Spotify Release Radar playlist and a YouTube new video release playlist to help you [...]

New releases for the week ending June 7th 2019

Velvet Code - Dreamer (indie) My Father’s Son - The Greatest Thaw (indie) Badge Époque Ensemble - Badge Époque Ensemble (Telephone Explosion) Ensign Broderick - Bloodmyth (Six Shooter) Ghost Caravan – In The Hours Between [...]

Hollerado, Little Junior & Calpurnia at the Horseshoe 70th Anniversary Series

Toronto - Friday, October 20, 2017 - Hollerado at the Horseshoe Tavern, with Little Junior and Calpurnia Main Hollerado Photo by Tiffany Leeson This was the second of three nights for Hollerado as part of [...]

By | October 23rd, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |43 Comments

Hollerado’s New Album – Born Yesterday

At the beginning of the year we were treated to a new track from Toronto-based Hollerado, entitled "Born Yesterday", a few months later the band revealed that this was also the title of their new album, [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Categories: Album review, News|Tags: , , , |33 Comments

Ode To Ontario Playlist

by Darlene Barss Our playlist today is an ode to all those Ontario musicians we know and love. There is no shortage of talent coming out of that province that is for sure.  Broken Social [...]

Fast Romantics’ “Julia” wins SOCAN Songwriting Prize

The 2016 SOCAN Songwriting Prize was awarded today to the Toronto-via-Calgary band Fast Romantics for their song “Julia,” beating out the likes of Polaris Music Prize nominees The Strumbellas, Dilly Dally and Andy Shauf. Each [...]

Canadian Indie on Tour – July 2016 Edition

Ourbasement.ca is here to help you navigate your Canadian Indie Summer Concert Schedule.