Is this the most Canadian music video EVER? Maybe.

Ancient Engines, an indie band from Kelowna, BC, wanted to make a real Canadian statement with the video for their new song, Gordiebrook. That made sense, given that it was inspired by the cancer death of Gord Downie.

Called “Gordiebrook,” the video–well, just watch. It doesn’t get much more Canadian than this. Read more at Kelowna Now.


Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

2 thoughts on “Is this the most Canadian music video EVER? Maybe.

  • June 25, 2018 at 5:52 pm

    The most Canadian music video ever is The Darkest One by The Hip. It features The Hip, the Trailer Park Boys and Don Cherry.

  • June 25, 2018 at 9:34 pm

    I am loving this song. Cannot get it out of my head and I never would have even heard of it if it wasn’t for this column. Thanks again


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