Exploring the possibilities of hip-hop with live instrumentation in the form of a guitarist, drummer, DJ, and rapper, Alex Silas & The Subterraneans released their critically lauded album Roots in the summer of 2014. One of the album's singles, "Hip Hop Hippie", was named as one of the Top 20 Songs of the Ottawa Region for 2014 by the Ottawa Citizen newspaper.
Currently, the group is in the studio recording their follow up album titled Tunnels, slated for release early in the summer of 2016. The first single from the upcoming album will be out in the spring. In the meantime, the band will be touring in anticipation of the new record.