Category Archives: Quick Hit

Port Cities//Port Cities//Album Review

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The long-awaited and highly anticipated debut album from Port Cities has come to fruition and has lived up to all of the expectations they’ve set for themselves. Their self-titled pop gem has the easy playability that can range from pre-parties, to those lonesome days where music is your only friend. Their palette of love from…Read More

Podcast Episode 4 – Jordan Musycsyn

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On this week's episode of the Basement Tapes podcast, Cape Breton native Jordan Musycsyn jumps on to talk about his latest release, Old State of Mind. He also speaks about being a professional musician while living in Cape Breton and some of the albums that he would want on a desert island.  To end the…Read More

The Basement Tapes Podcast – Episode 3

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We had the reviews; the interviews; the photography; why not jump into another form of medium to get our thoughts and opinions out there. Originally the podcast was moving in one direction, but after two episodes deep, it was evident that it would need to veer off, in a different direction, to succeed. For the…Read More

Mitch’s Favourites 2016

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2016 has been a rollercoaster of emotion. From the negatives (loss of Bowie, Prince, Sharon Jones, and the unfortunate gain of Trump) to the positives (me getting married, these albums that I’m going to go through in this piece, and that’s about it), we can all take solace in the fact that 2017 is around…Read More

Jeff’s Favourites From 2016

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It's that time of year again, where we get to sit back and let you know what our favourite albums were in 2016. As I do every year, I will declare that this is not a best of list. Music is much too subjective, and for anyone to sit and explain why one album is…Read More

New Audio Feature Added To The Site

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So we started a podcast. Or will be beginning a podcast. As the idea currently stands, we're starting to house our Basement Tape series over on SoundCloud. For those of you unfamiliar with that new feature on the site, the idea is a simple one. We chat about music with people who have a connection…Read More