NOAH SLEE ‘Rampant Wild Free’

Our LOCAL EYES this week is Noah Slee with his video for ‘Rampant Wild Free’ from his latest EP ‘TYIH&CYFAF’. Creative Direction & Production for the video was done by Sam Templeton and Tala Who. Find out more about Noah Slee: WWW | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD | YOUTUBE Local Eyes is a weekly segment on BaseFM...

Tunes on the Deck: Sunday Sessions

Base FM in association with The Portland Public House brings you an all new Sunday Session: Tunes on the Deck. The Courtyard, The Portland Public House, 463 New North Road, Kingsland Free Entry From 2pm-8pm Every Sunday throughout Summer, Base FM DJ’s will be supplying the vibes as...

SPLORE – Fat Freddy’s Drop & more added

 Splore Festival 2017 17-19 February Tapapakanga Park, Deerys Road, Orere Point Grab your tickets here: http://www.splore.net Fat Freddy’s Drop makes a welcome return to Splore. Playing on the beach at Tapapakanga Park will be a magical experience for those who attend Splore 2017. They performed one of their earliest festival...

Northern Bass in Pictures #1

What an awesome festival Northern Bass was! Jamie Lees Photography has captured perfectly how the atmosphere and music filled our last days of 2016 to bring in the new year with a bang.  

EVENT: Base FM Presents ‘Hip-Hop Holiday’ (21st Jan)

Base FM Presents ‘Hip-Hop Holiday‘ featuring: Speakeasy Sideshow (Kolab) – Bella Shanti – Hghrslf Project  Mikey Rockwell (Jb and the Mic Smith) – Illa – Bad Crop – Bobandii Laura Lush – Tido Saturday 21st January 2017 9.30pm-Late $10 on the door Leigh Sawmill Cafe, 142 Pakiri Road,...

EVENT: Sun Sets Waiheke (7th Jan)

25 Artists bringing you over 12 Hours of Music: The Peacekeepers (DJ Sambora & MC P Digsss) Sorceress  Sunshine SoundSystem (DJ Downtown Brown & MC PDigsss) Latinaotearoa The Waiheke International Soul Orchestra Optimus Gryme & Third Law Gull & Rhyas Bobby Brazuka – Isaac Aesili Hosted by PDigsss From...

Base FM Rooftop Series: Base Xmas Party with The Turnaround

Join us for the last rooftop party of the year on the Rydges Rooftop Terrace, bring your mates, we’ll supply the vibes. Celebrate Christmas in true Base FM style with the Turnaround DJ’s! Base FM Rooftop Series Base Xmas Party featuring: THE TURNAROUND DJ’s: MANUEL BUNDY, CIAN  & SUBMARINER...

Yoko-Zuna, Bailey Wiley & Third3ye Summer Shows

Two intimate shows from three of New Zealand’s best, Yoko-Zuna, Bailey Wiley & Third3ye playing two intimate live show at Lukes kitchen in the Coromandel and the mighty Leigh Sawmill Cafe. Rogue Society & Loop Present: Yoko-Zuna, Bailey Wiley & Third3ye. WEDNESDAY 4th JANUARY, 2017 Luke’s kitchen, Kuaotunu, Coromandel FRIDAY 6th JANUARY, 2017 Leigh Sawmill Cafe, Leigh...

EVENT: NYE at Portland Public House (31st Dec)

2016 couldn’t have been shitter if it tried. Harambe was shot, we lost Prince, David Bowie, Leonard Cohen, Sharon Jones (and so many more, but let’s not get too depressed), Adventure Time began it’s last season, Donald Trump won an actual political election, conversations with friends became harder...

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...

Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa

Celebrate the music of our nation with Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa, the first-ever major exhibition of New Zealand music. A homegrown, hands-on, ears-on exhibition, Volume explores the soundtracks of our lives through vibrant and interactive displays. 28 OCT 2016 – 21 MAY 2017 SPECIAL EXHIBITIONS HALL, FREE WITH...

Base FM Rooftop Series: Back to Basics (Dec 4th)

Base FM has put on parties in bars, in clubs, in parks, and even on a boat… This summer we’ll be doing something different and throwing parties on a rooftop in downtown Auckland, Sunday Sessions style. Base FM brings you the fourth episode of our Rooftop Series: Back to Basics,...

Base FM Rooftop Series: The Splore Edition (27th November)

Base FM has put on parties in bars, in clubs, in parks, and even on a boat… This summer we’ll be doing something different and throwing parties on a rooftop in downtown Auckland, Sunday Sessions style. Base FM brings you the third episode of our Rooftop Series: The Splore Edition....

Burgers, Beers & Beats for Base: Thursday 24th Nov @ PSC

‘Bearded Clam Burgers, Ponsonby Social Club & Base FM are teaming up for a final FUNDRAISER push before we relocate the station. Come down early from 5 – 9pm for an evening of ‘Burgers, Beers & Beats for BASE’. We’ve got DJs Chip Matthews, Danny 2 Chains, Lui...

Volume Museum Sessions: Raiza Biza feat Bianca Paulus

Volume Museum Sessions: RAIZA BIZA feat BIANCA PAULUS ‘Get By’ The one-of-a-kind performance is the first time a live band has been allowed on the Museum’s roof – usually a restricted area – and the four cameras used to shoot the event capture some stunning, rarely seen views of the...

Base FM Rooftop Series: Global Village (20th November)

Base FM has put on parties in bars, in clubs, in parks, and even on a boat… This summer we’ll be doing something different and throwing parties on a rooftop in downtown Auckland, Sunday Sessions style. Base FM brings you the second episode of our Rooftop Series: GLOBAL VILLAGE. Base...

Base FM Rooftop Series

    Base FM Rooftop Series: The Launch Party  The first instalment of the series, featuring artists Raiza Biza & Villette. DJ’s Kina Cuts, SomeKindaHolic, Trendy, Israel Carter, Ill Baz & Dylan C. A massive thank you to the awesome team at Content Corp for filming and making this...

Base FM, Madcap & Grindin’ Present: BLACK MILK

Base FM in association with Madcap and Grindin‘ Present: Black Milk (USA) Local support from: Third3ye (LIVE) With DJ’s:  Chip Matthews – Ian Beatmaster Wright – Kina Cuts – Dam G Saturday 26th November,  5pm-late KINGS ARMS TAVERN Tickets $30 from: undertheradar.co.nz Facebook Event: Black Milk (US) &...

HOME BASE: Help Base find a new Space

> SUPPORT BASE FM << Sadly, the building which has been home to Base FM since 2009, has been marked for development. We have until the end of November to find a new home, build a new studio and relocate the entire station, in order to keep broadcasting...

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...