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THE UPBEATS – Thinking Cap

This Weeks LOCAL EYES video of the week is The Upbeats with ‘Thinking Cap’. The video was animated by the talented folks at Mo Fresh Find out more about The Upbeats FACEBOOK | SOUNDCLOUD | TWITTER Local Eyes is a weekly segment on BaseFM focusing on New Zealand...

EVENT: THE DO-OVER 2015 Set to Rock Mantells Dec 5th

Celebrating their 10th anniversary this year ‘THE DO-OVER’ is back once again to rock the house at Mantells on the Water on the 5th of December. The pop up party brought to you by Redbull Music Academy and Serato, has featured a range of epic line-ups in the...

VIDEO: DJ Scizzorhands #realdjing

The hosts of Base FM’s Peace Of Dreams show (Saturday’s midday-2pm) have teamed up for this slick little video. Directed by Richie Mills, the video showcases DJ Scizzorhands turntable wizardry. Within 48 hours of being posted to Facebook the video has already reached 20,000 people, 6000 views and clocked up almost...

EVENT: Conch Sessions ft. ODDISEE (Thursday 3rd December)

BASE FM presents CONCH SESSIONS Q+A session with ODDISEE – hosted by Dylan C Thursday 3rd December | 5.30pm – 7.30pm | FREE FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE MADCAP presents ODDISEE @ Neck of the Woods support: Estère | Dam-G Friday 28th November | 9pm | Tickets $30.00 +BF FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE Following the announcement...

EVENT: Suburban Base #6 @ Ginger Minx: Curated by DEEP FREEZE

Base FM presents SUBURBAN BASE Curated by DEEP FREEZE Friday 27th October 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,...

UNKNOWN MORTAL ORCHESTRA ‘Necessary Evil’

This weeks LOCAL EYES is Unknown Mortal Orchestra with their jam ‘Necessary Evil’ from their award winning album ‘Multi-Love’. The video was directed by Sean Solomon. Find out more about Unknown Mortal Orchestra ACEBOOK | TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD | WEBSITE Local Eyes is a weekly segment on BaseFM focusing on...

SPYCC ‘Midnight Groove’

Fresh tune from SPYCC featuring production by JAMAL. FACEBOOK | TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD | BANDCAMP – 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. Brought to you...

BAILEY WILEY ‘Still On My Mind’

This weeks LOCAL EYES is Bailey Wiley with her jam ‘Still On My Mind’. The video was produced by Wolf Brooks and is the title track of Bailey Wiley’s up and coming S.O.M.M EP. Find out more about Bailey Wiley: FACEBOOK | TWITTER | YOUTUBE | SOUNDCLOUD | BANDCAMP...

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...

RIA HALL ‘Best Of Me’

This week’s ‘Local Eyes’ is Ria Hall with her video ‘Best Of Me’, Directed by Jessica Sanderson. The track was produced in 2012 by Riki Gooch and features guitar by Aaron Tokona. Find out more about Ria Hall SOUNDCLOUD | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | YOUTUBE Local Eyes is a weekly segment on BaseFM focusing...

LUKAN RAI$EY ‘Explanatory’

This week’s Tune Of The Week comes from 18 year old, Lukan Rai$ey, off his debut album ‘The $outhern Mixtape’. Lukan announced himself on the scene by smashing Redbull Studio’s 64 Bars, releasing his consequently eagerly awaited album and then stealing the spotlight at more than a few recent...

BROCKAFLOWER ‘Conversations’

Eclectic, soulful Wellington collective Brockoflower released a brand new single earlier this month and it’s already been getting a lot of love here at the station. ‘Conversations’ is the first single to go out off their eagerly awaited second studio album. If you can’t hang out for the...

EVENT: Suburban Base #5 @ Ginger Minx: Curated by BREAKING LOGISTICS

Base FM presents SUBURBAN BASE Curated by BREAKIING LOGISTICS Friday 30th October 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,...

LEISURE ‘All Over You’

LEISURE have done it again, serving up a superb summery-but-semi-meloncholic vocal tune over an infectious groove. Only 4 songs into their career, this Auckland-based collective have just clocked up a series of live showcase gigs around the globe, taking in Australian, US, Canada and at the time of writing,...

STATE OF MIND & PNC ‘Return of the Prophet’

This week’s ‘Local Eyes’ is State of Mind & PNC with their track ‘Return of the Prophet’. Find out more about state of mind: SOUNDCLOUD | FACEBOOK | TWITTER Find out more about PNC: SOUNDCLOUD | FACEBOOK | TWITTER Local Eyes is a weekly segment on BaseFM focusing on New Zealand...

Nightmares On Wax, Hiatus Kaiyote and more announced for Splore 2016

More artists have been added to Splore Festival’s 2016 line-up including Australian neo soul group Hiatus Kaiyote,  Warp Records’ supremo Nightmares on Wax and UK rising hip hop star, Little Simz.  Hiatus Kaiyote will be returning to  New Zealand for their first festival show after their recent successful, sold-out venue shows in...