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...

ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE ‘Go Slow’

Electric Wire Hustle have just released ‘Go Slow‘, a taste of upcoming album The 11th Sky. A track which walks into the genre-fog amongst drum machines, synthesizers and Mara TK‘s distinctive voice, the track sets the scene for the sound of The 11th Sky – surreal storytelling and a David...

ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE ‘Perception’

Taking it back to 2009, this weeks LOCAL EYES video is Electric Wire Hustle with their first ever video, ‘Perception‘. The tune was originally released on EWH’s first self titled release by BBE (Barely Breaking Even) Records. Also be sure to keep your eyes and ears open for Electric...

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...

LOCAL EYES 2015 HIGHLIGHTS

LOCAL EYES is a weekly BaseFM segment which weekly showcases a local artists music video. Looking back on this years videos there has been a multitude of great work from the musicians themselves as well as all of the artists involved in making these videos happen. This has been...

ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE ‘Aeons’

“Somewhere between the world at large and paradise is this EP of five songs; short stories against a backdrop of experimental music. Whatever you think of it, I promise you, if nothing else it will take you on journey…” – Mara TK. Electric Wire Hustle are proud to...

ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE ‘Bottom Line’

This week’s ‘Local Eyes’ we have ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE with their track ‘Bottom Line’ produced by Foxtree Studio and directed Vibol Moeung. Find out more about Electric Wire Hustle WWW | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD Local Eyes is a weekly segment on BaseFM focusing on New Zealand Music videos. Big Thanks to NZ On Air Music!  

ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE ‘Golden Ladder’

An the eve of Electric Wire Hustle’s European tour, this free download appeared via Red Bull Music Academy’s soundcloud page. Grab it HERE. Last time we heard from Electric Wire Hustle, the duo of RBMA alumni Mara TK and Taay Ninh were putting out their first full-length record in four...

Turn It Up! Recap of 2014

Turn It Up is a feature on Base FM where we showcase a new track from Aotearoa every week. Tune in weekdays at 10am and 4pm to hear this weeks top local pick. Proudly supported by NZ On Air Music. In 2014 we featured established artist alongside new discoveries. Some of the...

ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE ‘Look In The Sky’

After an agonisingly long wait, Electric Wire Hustle have finally delivered the 2nd studio album ‘Love Can Prevail’. The 5 years since the release of their self-titled debut album has seen changes within the line up, live shows and festival appearances around the world, and various incarnations of the...

ELECTRIC WIRE HUSTLE ‘Bottom Line (fLako remix)’

One of New Zealand’s most in-demand exports, modern soul outfit Electric Wire Hustle are set to make their triumphant return to your local “New Releases” crate. Following up on their acclaimed 2010 debut, their new album ‘Love Can Prevail’ will see the light of day via Okayplayer and Somethinksounds on September 8th....

BENNY TONES ‘Aero:soul (James Skylab refix)’

It’s been a full cycle around the sun since Benny Tones’ album, ‘Chrysalis’ was released internationally on BBE Records and since then, Benny has made a few orbits around the globe of his own. Benny’s intrepid musical adventures have seen him perform and engineer for New Zealand’s Electric Wire Hustle in such...