Northern Bass Release 15/16 Highlights Reel

And they couldn’t have timed it better. This visual reminder of our favourite way to spend New Years has come along just as the shitty weather sets in. Snuggle next to the fire, press play and let this truly epic highlight reel transport you to sunnier times. If...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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

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...

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...

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...

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...

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: Like us, you’ve probably spent the day scouring the internet for tributes to Prince or that...

Taite Prize 2016 Goes To Silicon for ‘Personal Computer’

The annual Taite Music Award, in honour of Dylan Taite, was held last night at Galatos. The grand prize of $10,000 and free studio time went to Silicon, aka Kody Nielson, for his album ‘Personal Computer’. Nielson was up against some of New Zealand’s most respected artists, including...

EVENT: Loop Sessions – Bailey Wiley & A Girl Named Mo (23rd April)

This Saturday 23rd of April, Loop Sessions – Live At Lot23 will showcase two of the freshest artists who are putting their own stamp on the neo-soul sound – Bailey Wiley and A Girl Named Mo. Bailey Wiley will celebrate the release of her much anticipated ‘Still On My...

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 promised you we’d bring you more info on Record Store Day and our...

The Base Guide to Everything

Welcome to our new 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:   It’s getting colder but the new SWIDT video for No More Parties in Onehunga has...

EVENT: Jam On Toast – Grey Lynn (Sun 10th Apr)

Jam On Toast is an annual family event held every  year at the Grey Lynn Community Centre. This year the vent will be held on Sunday 10th of April 9.30am-1pm and will feature a great range of food and drinks, a Toi Ora art exhibit, live graffiti demo, lots of games for...

A Tribute Called Quest

Yesterday the news that Malik Isaac Taylor, better known to us all as A Tribe Called Quest’s Phife Dawg, was dead sent shock waves around the world. Immediately, people did that thing they do when they’re dealing with the loss of someone great, and started sharing their favourite...

EVENT: Redbull Sound Select Auckland (1st April)

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: Mo Kolours (UK) Esther Stephens & The Means, Groeni, and Lapis. Curated by Young Gifted & Broke Friday 1st April, 9pm Bacco Room, 53 Nelson St, Auckland $3 w/ RSVP $10 door sales. RSVP HERE For one night only half-English producer, singer and percussionistMo...

EVENT: Red Bull Sound Select Auckland (Fri 26 Feb)

  Red Bull Sound Select Presents: Andras Fox (AUS), HIGH HØØPS, Spycc, Hugo Jay, & Manuel Darquart Curated by A Label Called Success. Friday 26th February Cassette Nine, 9 Vulcan St Auckland $3 w/ RSVP $10 door sales. RSVP HERE If it feels good, go with it. This...