Hikuwai Sounds Festival 2018

HIKUWAI SOUNDS FESTIVAL 2018 FEATURING P-MONEY, SWIDT, L.A.B., & MORE Friday 2 March 2018 Hikuwai Plaza, AUT City Campus, 55 Wellesley St E, Auckland AUT’s Student Association (AUTSA) is stoked to present Hikuwai Sounds, Auckland’s newest addition to its summer festival calendar. This one-night event will feature a...

BOSTON RODRIGUEZ ‘Quiero Cantar (feat. JAH RED LION)’

Shot 5 years ago at the old Base FM headquarter this week’s local eyes video is Boston Rodriguez “Quiero Cantar” ft Jah Red Lion. Constituting 4000+ photographs put together by videographer Lydia Dolbel this stylish video features both singer and lyricist Jah Red Lion and producer Boston Rodriguez on night maneuvers at the infamous old Base...

Carmen Jones – K’Road Eatery & Bar

There’s something going on in K’ Road… It’s always been a place for the edgy, the fringe, the creative – long may that continue – and there’s a sense that another era is being ushered in. All kinds of interesting eateries have popped up in the last year...

SPLORE 2018: Listen / Preview / Schedule

SPLORE : 23rd – 25th February Tapapakanga Regional Park splore.net   LISTEN: Dylan C has produced a 1 hour mix of music and conversation which describes the Splore Experience. Ask 100 different people their memories and experiences of Splore, and you’ll get a 100 different responses. Here, we’ve attempted...

Womad NZ 2018

WOMAD New Zealand, 2018 Friday 16 – 18 March Brooklands Park, New Plymouth Grab your WOMAD tickets HERE WOMAD 2018 sees the festival celebrate its 14th anniversary in the stunning 55-acre Brooklands Park and TSB Bowl of Brooklands, New Plymouth. Over the years, WOMAD NZ, has rightfully gained a reputation...

Shipwrecked Open Air Music & Arts Festival

Shipwrecked Festival is a boutique music and arts festival brought to you with love by The Greatest Show on Earth. Nestled between three lakes in an idyllic landscape not far from the hum of Auckland, the Shipwrecked Festival site at Te Arai has been lovingly curated over the...

Kowtow Auckland Sale Pop-Up

Kowtow Auckland Sale Pop-Up For a whole month, the clothing label Kowtow is popping up in Auckland! Come by and shop with up to 50% off the full Pace Forward collection. Open from January 17th and running until February 10th at 6B Kent Street, Newmarket. Opening Hours: Monday-Friday...

BASE FM APP NOW AVAILABLE!

You can now listen to Base FM anytime anywhere, nationwide or even worldwide. You’ll never need to miss your favorite Base shows with our new app available to download now for iPhone and Android devices via the App Store and Google Play. Have no data worries as you...

Happy New Year from Base FM

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy New Year from Base. Although many of our usual shows are taking a summer break until 8th January, we’ve still got a great selection of exclusive mixes, pre-recorded shows, and bass filled beats. Plus if you are heading up...

Base FM is now broadcasting on 107.3FM in Leigh & Omaha

Base FM is now broadcasting on 107.3FM in Leigh & Omaha If you are heading up to the Leigh Sawmill Cafe for the weekend or just on a beach mission up north, Base FM is now broadcasting in 107.3FM on Leigh & Omaha. Plus don’t forget the NEW Base FM...

Red Bull Sound Select Shazam Competition!!

Take your summer from lame to insane! Red Bull Sound Select is amplifying your summer by giving away a bunch of double passes to the hottest music festivals on the planet. Grab a limited edition Red Bull Sound Select four pack and Shazam the unique code to unlock and win tickets to...

Live Painting: Forum, a celebration of graffiti writing

A one day live painting extravaganza featuring ten artists from around New Zealand working on Avondale’s graffiti wall. Come down to Avondale town centre and see Berst, Ceap, Erok, Freak, Gasp, Haser, Ikarus, Kelly Spencer, Kezam, and Phat1 show their skill. These artists are global leaders in the...

FRESH BASE FM T-SHIRTS NOW AVAILABLE

The ultimate Christmas gift for Baseheads is available now from Base HQ for only $40. Fresh Base Tees in black or white men’s XL, L, M & S, plus women’s cuts also available. Email: Jazz@basefm.co.nz to place your order now.

L.A.B debut album / free summer shows

L.A.B is the latest project from Brad & Stu Kora (Kora), Joel Shadbolt and Ara Adams-Tamatea (Katchafire), their debut album showcases the incredible talent that has seen the band become a fan favourite on the New Zealand live circuit. The album consists of 12 songs which have been...

EVENT: Fat Freddy’s Drop, Hiatus Kaiyote & Norman Jay MBE @ Villa Maria

  This summer Fat Freddy‘s Drop will tour their high octane shows across the homeland to hand picked locations, combing vineyards and beaches to festivals and valleys culminating in a FFD curated line up at Villa Maria with internationals Hiatus Kaiyote from Melbourne and Norman Jay MBE from London. This is the...

EVENT: The Do-Over returns to Auckland (Sunday 10th December)

www.thedoover.net/nz17 Established in 2005 in Los Angeles, The Do-Over has grown from an intimate backyard party in Hollywood into a global phenomenon, touching down across the globe to spread its message of heavy tunes and summertime vibes. The founding crew of Chris Haycock and Jamie Strong’s pull out...

Base FM Backstage at the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards 2017

Base FM went backstage at the Vodafone NZ Music Awards to talk to some of the winner’s at this year’s event. This video features Kings, SWIDT, Israel Starr, Ladi6 and Truth. Filmed by CorpStudio Interviews by Ian Beatmaster Wright Also check out INDIGENOUS DUBS: Vodafone NZ Music Awards 2017 for the full interviews and music from the winner and nominees....

EVENT: Base FM presents 2x nights of Trinity Roots

  Base FM presents 2x nights of Trinity Roots Base FM presents 2 night of Trinity Roots for the Showdown of the Labretta Netana Art & Music Festival 2017.  Who will win this year’s Labratta Netana Wood & Stone Sculpture Symposium Title? A live auction will be held...

EVENT: Base FM at Grey Lynn Park Festival

Base FM returns to the Grey Lynn Park Festival for the 6th time, on Saturday 25th November with a bigger presence than ever before! Grey Lynn Park Festival has been running since 1984 and is the largest annual community event in Auckland local calendar. As well as Live music,...