Splore Festival 2017: Set Times

Splore Festival 2017 is set to be a huge event, with the set times released today, you can start planning your Splore days now!  Splore Festival 2017 17-19 February Tapapakanga Park, Deerys Road, Orere Point Grab your tickets here: http://www.splore.net Full line up:  Fat Freddys Drop – Morcheeba – Lady...

Sundaise Festival 2017

Sundaise Festival brings people together in celebration of music, art and sustainability. With a huge selection of New Zealands finest artists and performers alongside the beautiful Waiwheta River, Waihi. Sundaise Festival 2017 10-12 March Dickey Flat Campsite, Waihi THE LINE UP The Nudge – Pitch Black – Otautahi...

Base FM Rooftop Series: Electric Soul (11th Dec)

Soulful Sunday Sessions with a refreshing cocktail in hand, sunnies on, overlooking the Waitemata Harbour. Join us again as we party above our beautiful Auckland City, with electronic beats from live musicians and Base DJ’s, rounding off your weekend nicely. Base FM Rooftop Series ‘Electric Soul’ featuring: TALI...

TALI ‘Birth Of A Break’

There is no resting for Aotearoa singer, songwriter and MC extraordinaire, Tali, as she releases her seventh studio project, KETA The KETA EP (pronounced keh – tah) is a collaborative effort, involving production from local producers Tokyo Prose, Civilian Sol, Sam De Jong and internationals Thor Rixon (South...

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...

TALI ‘Berlin’

Returning home from a brief hiatus abroad Tali aka. The first lady of D’n’B is back with her new single and this weeks LOCAL EYES video of the week ‘Berlin’. Far from the big budget productions we’ve all become accustomed to, this video was shot and edited on a...

Talking Points with Tali

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Dylan C Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: September 2015 Guest reviewer: Natalia Shephard aka Tali Featured release: BAILEY WILEY ‘IXL EP’ Link: https://baileywiley.bandcamp.com/album/ixl-ep Featured track #1: FIRE Featured track #2: IXL ft. Raiza Biza Featured track #3: VILLAINS...

Leftfield To Headline Splore 2016

Splore 2016 is getting transported to the 90s with the latest line up announcement – 90’s dance music pioneers, Leftfield. It’s been 20 years since the group dropped Leftism and trailed blazed a new era of dance that mixed dub, house and trance. They now have a fresh...

NORTHERN BASS 15/16 – full line up announced

Now running from the 29th to the 31st December, Northern Bass is three days and nights of New Year celebrations in a uniquely New Zealand summer setting. Northern Bass 14/15 sold out and has gained legendary status. “Last years event was a hard act to follow but we...

NORTHERN BASS – first artist anouncement

After the resounding success of last year’s epic sold-out event, FuZen Entertainment is thrilled to announce the first installment of artists heading to Mangawhai to perform at the 15/16 Northern Bass New Years festival. SHAPESHIFTER * SKEPTA * FOREIGN BEGGARS * CHALI 2NA DJ MARKY * LADI 6 * MACHINEDRUM * DANNY BYRD * MALA HOMEBREW * SWINDLE  * SKEPTICAL * DUB...

EVENT: Suburban Base #2 @ Ginger Minx: Curated by LIQUID LOWDOWN

Base FM presents SUBURBAN BASE Curated by LIQUID LOWDOWN Friday 31st July GINGER MINX (117 Valley Rd, Mt Eden) We’re taking the Base FM sound to the suburbs with a series of events at Ginger Minx in Mt Eden. Each event will by curated by a different Base FM show, kicking...

TALI ‘Wolves’

While spending 10 years in the UK, Tali cemented herself as one of the most prolific female MC/Freestylers to emerge from the electronic dance music scene and worked with some of the genre’s biggest names. Tali signed to legendary Roni Size’s ‘Full Cycle’ Imprint in 2004 and released the...

EVENT: Sundaise Festival (6-8 March)

Come join us at SUNDAISE Festival, March 6th-8th, tucked away in the hidden native bush Valley of Dickey Flat, just before the town of Waihi. SUNDAISE Festival is for Everybody! SUNDAISE | 6th – 8th March www.sundaise.co.nz FACEBOOK PAGE | FACEBOOK EVENT The Main Stage features musical performances from: Trinity...

SPLORE 2015 NZ Music Mix

The last few weeks we’ve heard from a lot of music from artists who are appearing at Splore 2015. Mr Scruff, Kid Koala, Roy Ayers and Tinashe all get regular spins by various Base FM DJs and are some of the more well know international artists who we’ll...

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...

TALI ‘Forces’

‘Forces’ is a song about love, and the powerful union that culminates when two people come together physically, spiritually and mentally. Like the power of nature’s forces this union can often be awe inspiring and beautiful… it can also at times, be destructive and terrifying. Born on a dairy farm,...