About the Station

Base FM – 100% DJ’s Choice When Base FM began broadcasting in May 2004 on low power FM frequency, the aim was to bring underground music to Auckland’s inner city fringe suburbs. In May 2008 Base FM became completely independent from any network or other radio station, and...

Jasmin Ziedan – Managing Director

Born in Cairo/Egypt and raised in Herne, a city in West Germany, it only took Jasmin about two decades of travelling the world till she first discovered Aotearoa in 2002 and quickly decided that she likes it here and extend her short holiday into a 6 months stay....

Dylan C – Programme Director

In the mid 90s Dylan C didn’t have a turntable and wasn’t listening to Nas, Tribe Called Quest, The Pharcyde, G-Funk or the Wu Tang Clan. Instead, he had a Marshall stack and was the guitarist in Te Puke’s greatest death metal band “Fatal Abuse” (true story). Carcass,...

Ian Beatmaster Wright – Online Content Manager

Originally from the south of England, Ian Beatmaster Wright relocated to Auckland, New Zealand in 2012. Ian has been a hip hop, funk and breaks DJ for over 20 years. Music has always been at the heart of his career which includes; record shop manager, DJ tutor and...

Nathan Cooper – Digital Production & Videographer

From the United Kingdom to Kingsland, Nathan is our go to with a camera in hand and the team to match it. Founder of his own business Corp Studio, Nathan brings over 20 years experience in the digital, marketing & media industry to Base FM. Each month he...