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SPYCC ‘Ain’t A Phase’ ft. David Dallas

This weeks LOCAL EYES video of the week is SPYCC with ‘Ain’t A Phase’ also featuring the lyrical flows of David Dallas. The song was produced by SmokeyGotBeatz and the video directed and edited by Jordan Cherrington. Make sure you check out SPYCC in suppoprt of  Flamingosis, LVJ, Hugo Jay,...

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SURLY ‘Burn’

Auckland-based producer Surly has just released his debut ‘Surly EP’ via the LA-based footwork label Juke Bounce Werk. The 5 track EP kicks off with ‘Burn’ with it’s moody bluesy soul vocal and rhythmic sub pulse. SURLY: FACEBOOK | TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD | BANDCAMP JUKE BOUNCE WERK: FACEBOOK |...

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The Base Guide To Everything

Welcome to our weekly feature where we round up our favourite articles/videos/music from around the internet this week and let you know our picks for things happening in the city this weekend: You may be starting to pick up from this feature that as a collective, the Base...

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Sawmill Selaktaz Reunite On Queens Birthday

This Queens Birthday the Leigh Sawmill is giving you the perfect excuse to get out of the city with a Sawmill Selektaz Reunion. The gig’s on Sunday, with a special late license till 2am, so you can finish your long weekend up on a high. Just $10 on...

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Talking Points with Mark ‘Slave’ Williams

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Dylan C (thanks to NZ On Air Music) Date: August 2015 Guest reviewer: Mark ‘Slave’ Williams Featured release: UNKNOWN MORTAL ORCHESTRA ‘Multi-Love’ Link: https://itunes.apple.com/nz/album/multi-love/id962057741 Featured track #1: MULTI-LOVE Featured track #2: CAN’T KEEP CHECKING MY PHONE Featured track #3: WORLD IS CROWDED Mr...

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EVENT: Breakbread @ Hopetoun Alpha (Sat 28th May)

Breakbread Presents: LOCAL HUMANS AND THEIR STORIES Saturday 28th May, 6pm HOPETOUN ALPHA (19 Beresford Square, Auckland Central) Tickets HERE Upstairs Balcony – $60 Main Floor – $70 Breakbread is an event celebrating the power of stories and food as a way to build community and integrate individuals into...

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Talking Points with Tom Scott

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Dylan C (thanks to NZ On Air Music) Date: August 2015 Guest reviewer: Tom Scott Featured release: ENO x DIRTY ‘Easter Eggs & Good Sportsmanship’ Link: https://enoxdirty.bandcamp.com/ Featured track #1: MARSHAWN LYNCH Featured track #2: HOW MY DAY GOES ft....

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KAMA ‘Chapter 2: Otherside’

Not much is known about Kama other than he is based in Auckland and takes care of both vocal & production duties on ‘Chapter 2: Otherside’. Watch this space. TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD – Turn It Up is a feature on Base FM where we showcase a new track from Aotearoa every...

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TEAM DYNAMITE ft. LAUGHTON KORA ‘Marvin’

This weeks LOCAL EYES video of the week is Team Dynamite with their new jam ‘Marvin’ also featuring Laughton Kora on the vocals, additional instrumentation by Frank Keys of Yoko Zuna and synth programing by Dandruff Dicky. The video was made by the very talented folks at Imaginary Friends...

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The Base Guide To Everything

Welcome to our weekly feature where we round up our favourite articles/videos/music from around the internet this week and let you know our picks for things happening in the city this weekend: The Growroom family talk to Martyn Pepperell about just what’s going on up there above K’ Road. This...

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NAME UL x KVKA ‘Hydrate’

For this weeks ‘LOCAL EYES’ Wellington local Name UL teams up with Hamilton resident KVKA to bring you this boom-bap influenced number ‘Hydrate’ directed by David Argue and produced by fellow capital dweller DENZ1. Find out more about Name UL BANDCAMP | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | YOUTUBE | SOUNDCLOUD Find out...

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YAYNÉ ‘Cocoon’

After spending the last few years gifting her beautiful voice to tracks by local artists such as Raiza Biza, Rizvan, Melodownz, Tom Scott and Kamandi; Yayné is finally releasing her own EP. Much of Simple Pleasure was made while hibernating in Taranaki, and some of that soulful, shut away...

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EVENT: Redbull Sound Select: A Label Called Success (27th May)

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: Flamingosis (NYC) L V J – Hugo Jay – Spycc – Manuel Darquart (DJ Set) – A Band Called Success Brought to you by: A LABEL CALLED SUCCESS Saturday 30th April, 9pm WHAMMY BAR $3 w/ RSVP $10 door sales. RSVP HERE After...

Splore 2017 Earlybirds Now Available

Splore 2017 Earlybirds Now Available

If this cooling weather is getting you down we recommend getting some Splore 2017 earlybird tickets in your life. Sure, that ticket may not warm your toes but being able to look forward to one of summer’s best festivals will definitely warm your soul. For more guaranteed sunshine try...

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The Base Guide To Everything

Welcome to our weekly feature where we round up our favourite articles/videos/music from around the internet this week and let you know our picks for things happening in the city this weekend: Make sure you check out our NZ Music Month special, 20 Essential NZ Albums. We’ve picked...

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GROENI ‘Hinde’

This weeks LOCAL EYES video of the week is Wellington based GROENI with their jam ‘Hinde’. The video was filmed by Alexander Green, Viru Helaratne and Joel Fear who also directed and edited the clip. GROENI is Al, James, and Mike which was originally a solo project by Alexander Green who...

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TROY SAMUELA ‘Can I’

Darker Than Wax are an electronic music label based from the island of Singapore, breaking all bounds and grounds progressing the music scene in their city and influencing globally. They have been tirelessly pushing for diversity in music, proving that categories in music are totally irrelevant and through...

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The Base Guide To Everything

Welcome to our weekly feature where we round up our favourite articles/videos/music from around the internet this week and let you know our picks for things happening in the city this weekend:   We’re still finding it hard to feel bad for our Wellington friends after getting the...

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EVENT: THE SOULECTION x MADCAP TAKEOVER ft. ESTA & Joe Kay

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: ESTA & Joe Kay (US) Montell2099, Totems, Eastern Bloc. Brought to you by: MADCAP Saturday 30th April, 9pm Neck of the Woods $3 w/ RSVP $10 door sales. RSVP HERE On Saturday the 30th of April, Red Bull Sound Select and Madcap present a...