Base FM Rooftop Series: The Splore Edition (27th November)

Base FM has put on parties in bars, in clubs, in parks, and even on a boat… This summer we’ll be doing something different and throwing parties on a rooftop in downtown Auckland, Sunday Sessions style. Base FM brings you the third episode of our Rooftop Series: The Splore Edition....

Burgers, Beers & Beats for Base: Thursday 24th Nov @ PSC

‘Bearded Clam Burgers, Ponsonby Social Club & Base FM are teaming up for a final FUNDRAISER push before we relocate the station. Come down early from 5 – 9pm for an evening of ‘Burgers, Beers & Beats for BASE’. We’ve got DJs Chip Matthews, Danny 2 Chains, Lui...

Volume Museum Sessions: Raiza Biza feat Bianca Paulus

Volume Museum Sessions: RAIZA BIZA feat BIANCA PAULUS ‘Get By’ The one-of-a-kind performance is the first time a live band has been allowed on the Museum’s roof – usually a restricted area – and the four cameras used to shoot the event capture some stunning, rarely seen views of the...

Base FM Rooftop Series: Global Village (20th November)

Base FM has put on parties in bars, in clubs, in parks, and even on a boat… This summer we’ll be doing something different and throwing parties on a rooftop in downtown Auckland, Sunday Sessions style. Base FM brings you the second episode of our Rooftop Series: GLOBAL VILLAGE. Base...

Base FM Rooftop Series

    Base FM Rooftop Series: The Launch Party  The first instalment of the series, featuring artists Raiza Biza & Villette. DJ’s Kina Cuts, SomeKindaHolic, Trendy, Israel Carter, Ill Baz & Dylan C. A massive thank you to the awesome team at Content Corp for filming and making this...

Base FM, Madcap & Grindin’ Present: BLACK MILK

Base FM in association with Madcap and Grindin‘ Present: Black Milk (USA) Local support from: Third3ye (LIVE) With DJ’s:  Chip Matthews – Ian Beatmaster Wright – Kina Cuts – Dam G Saturday 26th November,  5pm-late KINGS ARMS TAVERN Tickets $30 from: undertheradar.co.nz Facebook Event: Black Milk (US) &...

HOME BASE: Help Base find a new Space

> SUPPORT BASE FM << Sadly, the building which has been home to Base FM since 2009, has been marked for development. We have until the end of November to find a new home, build a new studio and relocate the entire station, in order to keep broadcasting...

Splore 2017 – Second Annoucement

Splore Festival 2017 17-19 February Tapapakanga Park, Deerys Road, Orere Point Second artist announcement: Morcheeba – Lady Leshurr – Blackalicious – Beardyman The Maharaj Trio – Sorceress – DJ Tahira Plus local support from: Eastern Bloc – Inky Waves – Chiccoreli – Tali – Cian – Jason Eli – Matt Drake  Funk Ferret – Randomplay – Gene...

Base FM Rooftop Series: Launch Party

THANK YOU to everyone who came to the launch party, it was the first of the rooftop series, so there are many good times and parties ahead of us! Same time, same place: The next Rooftop Party will be on the Sunday 20th November. Lock the date into...

COVER STORY – A vinyl exhibition by Base FM DJs

  “We hold certain pieces of vinyl in higher regard than others. Is it the first record you bought, or is it your favourite LP with the gatefold cover? Which one never leaves your bag? Which one never leaves the house? Which one took the longest to find?...

NORTHERN BASS 16/17

29, 30, 31 December 2016 Worsfold Farm, Mangawhai   “We look forward to welcoming everyone to Worsfolds’ Farm to enjoy their favourite artists, discover new ones and keep building the positive legacy of Northern Bass” Now opening 29th-31st December, Northern Bass is three days and nights of celebration, music and...

EVENT: Redbull Sound Select: GOD EMOJI

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: GOD EMOJI Young Gifted and Broke, Red Bull Sound Select and Silicon fly into the night: SILICON – Bailey Wiley – Team Dynamite – Groeni  Friday 21st October, 10pm – 3am GALATOS 17 Galatos Street, Auckland $3 w/ RSVP $10 door sales RSVP HERE...

Splore 2017 – Strangely Familiar at the Family Reunion

  Splore Festival 2017 17-19 February Tapapakanga Park, Deerys Road, Orere Point First artist announcement: Sampa The Great – Dub Pistols – Egyptian Lover – Tall Black Guy Productions – Nickodemus – RaggaTwins Crew – Pitch Black – Weird Together – Latinaotearoa – Carnivorous Plant Society – Yoko-Zuna – VILLETTE Frank Booker – Dylan C – Aroha – DJ...

EVENT: Red Bull Sound Select: Stones Throw 20th Anniversary

Red Bull Sound Select Presents the Stones Throw 20th Anniversary Show Young, Gifted & Broke, Madcap, HIT + RUN, and A Label Called Success, curate wildcard artist show for stacked local line-Up: Peanut Butter Wolf – J Rocc – MNDSGN – Egyptian Lover – Jonti High Hoops – Eno...

EVENT: Super Soul Revue @ The Powerstation

AARADHNA, TYRA HAMMOND & THE TORNADOES, ESTÈRE + THE HIPSTAMATICS FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 23rd The Powerstation TICKETS For one night only this September get up with the get down at The Powerstation for the inaugural Super Soul Revue featuring an all stellar local line up… CURATED BY THE QUEEN...

EVENT: Redbull Sound Select: Madcap (30th July)

Red Bull Sound Select Curated by Madcap UV Boi (AUS) – Montell 2099 – Villette – Kakapo   Saturday 30th July 9pm – 2am IMPALA 7 Shortland Street, Auckland $3 w/ RSVP $10 door sales. RSVP HERE On Saturday the 30th of July, Madcap and Red Bull Sound...

EVENT: Ladi 6 Alpha Sessions @ Las Vegas Club

  The single BEFFY and the accompanying visuals made by longtime collaborator Parallel Teeth usher in an all new project for Ladi, Parks, Julien Dyne, and Brandon Haru, the four musicians collectively known as Ladi6, it’s the sound of a band focused on feel over thought. “This time...

Thinking about getting a new pet?

  If you’ve been thinking of adding a new member to the family, now could be the perfect time. Auckland SPCA are offering 50 dogs and puppies for adoption at half the normal price. Puppies under six months old are $142.50, dogs up to seven years old are $132.50 and...

Limited Edition: 10 years of Base T-Shirts

Ever wanted to get yourself a limited edition Base Tee? We have dug through the boxes and have some on offer. These tees were specially designed to celebrate 10 years of Base FM! With your choice of Black or White colour, and the army green or rasta coloured...

EVENT: Matariki On The Waterfront

MATARIKI ON THE WATERFRONT 2016 Silo Park, Wynyard Quarter July 15, 16, 17 FACEBOOK | silopark.co.nz Matariki on the Waterfront is coming back to Silo Park for another sublime celebration of tikanga Māori. As the beautiful Matariki constellation takes up residence in the sky above, Silo Park will...