3 new Ontario songs you need to hear this week

Check out great new tracks from Ivory Hours, The Penske File and Stonetrotter.

Check out great new tracks from Ivory Hours, The Penske File and Stonetrotter

Check out great new music from Ivory Hours, The Penske File and Stonetrotter. 6:23

It's that time of the week again – CBC Hamilton reporter Adam Carter is back with his three picks for new Ontario music that you need to listen to this week.

Adam is on the air each week on CBC Radio for In the Key of C, hosted by Craig Norris. He'll choose three Ontario bands or artists that are releasing new music for your listening pleasure. Here are this week's picks:

Ivory Hours: I Won't

We are suckers for a great bass line, and London's Ivory Hours delivers in spades on this new track, I Won't.

Shimmering pop music is just made better by a smooth, walking bass line thumping along behind the melody.

Crank the bass on this one, as it's a winner.

Stonetrotter: Duets

Barrie's Stonetrotter just released this video for Duets off of The Truth Don't Look the Same to Me and You.

This is pure, authentic roots rock with an air and a sway to it that we really love.

The Penske File: Damned

Burlington's The Penske File win points for both the band's catchy pop-punk and for a name based on a classic Seinfeld episode.

On Damned, the band is channeling bands like The Wonder Years and Against Me! but with a little harmonica thrown in for good measure.

This track is a great into into the band's new album, Burn Into the Earth.

Thanks for listening this week. You can hear Adam during In the Key of C every Saturday evening at 5 p.m. on CBC Radio. In the Key of C can be heard across the province, except for the GTA. Hamilton listeners can hear this segment in the audio player above.

Are you in an Ontario band and would like to be featured on this program? Send your stuff to for consideration — and like In the Key of C on Facebook.


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