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...

EVENT: Weird Night Out: Weird Together & Friends (8th July)

‘A Weird Night Out’ Weird Together, Leonard Charles Presents: Basement Donuts, Coldwater, Aroha, Azbo, Pippin RBMA Radio’s Logg Cabin Zone with MC Slave & Guests Friday 8th July Mahatma Gandhi Centre, 145 New North Road, Eden Terrace, Auckland 7PM – 12AM R18 – Fully Licensed BUY TICKETS Continuing the success of last years incredible sell-out reopening...

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: First of all, we’d like to send out love to Ladi, Tyra, Bonnie and everyone else...

EVENT: Red Bull Thre3style – The Ultimate Live DJ Battle

Auckland is about to see a whole other level of scratching, when the Red Bull Thre3style World Championship Tour hits Neck of the Woods on June 30 for our local competition, showcasing our most premium local DJ talent, live! Seven of NZ’s top DJs will battle each other...

OPENSOULS Retrospective with Jeremy Toy

Base FM caught up with Jeremy Toy, founder / producer / guitarist of Opensouls ahead of the bands reunion at The Kings Arms for Red Bull Sound Select. Jeremy spoke openly about how the various members of the band came together between 2001 and 2004, the recording process of both albums...

MAINZ Introduces Graduate Diploma in Business And Enterprise

MAINZ has just introduced an exciting development course designed to kick start innovative business ideas and get them off the ground. Tune into Base Breakfast around 9am every Thursday and Friday for the month of June (6 shows), for a series of short on-air discussions with Scott Bulloch, one of the...

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: If you’re here on our site reading this, you probably feel in some way that community...

INTRODUCING: Tito from Rebel Soul Records

We talked to Tito Tafa of Auckland’s sweet new record joint, Rebel Soul Records about whats in store, his taste in music and how he got into the record game. Rebel Soul sits in the heart of Auckland’s music culture in Samoa House Arcade at 283 Karangahape Rd. Let’s start from...

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: A big welcome to the newest member of the Base fam,  Rebel Soul Records now bringing you the...

EVENT: Redbull Sound Select: Young Gifted & Broke (18th June)

Red Bull Sound Select curated by Young, Gifted & Broke OPENSOULS Eno x Dirty – Raiza Biza – Team Dynamite – Third3ye Saturday 18th June 5pm – 2pm KINGS ARMS TAVERN $3 w/ RSVP $10 door sales. RSVP HERE On Saturday the 18th of June, Young, Gifted & Broke (YGB), and...

20 Essential NZ Releases

Throughout the Month of May, Base FM will be digging into the local music archives to present 20 essential NZ releases that we feel reflect the sound of Base FM. Spanning the last 20+ years, we’ve focused on releases which continue to play a part in the sound...

The Base Guide To Everything

Featured image on front page from artist Annie Bengard @annieblondiebengard 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: Pacific Heights are releasing a new album...