MoZaic – Fashion, Music & Dance event

A couple of months ago, Base FM & ORIKoL in association with Albert Eden Board put on a really cool event ‘MoZaic’.  It meant a lot to us as we wanted to showcase other forms of art like dance and fashion and celebrate collaboration and diversity. Since then,...

The Base Guide To Everything

Featured image on front page from artist Annie Bengard @annieblondiebengard Welcome to our weekly feature where we round up our favourite articles/videos/music from around the internet this week and let you know our picks for things happening in the city this weekend: Pacific Heights are releasing a new album...

The Base Guide to Everything

Welcome to our new weekly feature where we round up our favourite articles/videos/music from around the internet this week and let you know our picks for things happening in the city this weekend:   It’s getting colder but the new SWIDT video for No More Parties in Onehunga has...

EXHIBITION: Component – ‘Found’

The varied works are from ideas that have long been lurking in the depths of Component’s artistic subconscious. Painted on found canvases the works mimic Component’s love of street art and urban canvases. Stencil artist, DJ, father, old school Grey Lynn resident, knowledge-sharer… You can’t walk through Grey Lynn, or Auckland...

Splore 2016 – A Summer Odyssey

First artist announcement includes: Cuban Brothers * The Correspondents * Waxahatchee The Reverend Peyton and His Big Damned Band Dub Pistols * Tkay Maidza * Jordan Rakei * DJ Sarah Love Katchafire * The Supervillains * Tipene * Eno x Dirty * Race Banyon *** Splore Tickets on...

ARTE NA FAVELA: James King @ Santos throughout September

 Santos Cafe Ponsonby has always been a great champion of local artists, and their art wall has been part of the vibe since 1996. Many young aspiring artists have become a household name since they first exhibited on Santos’art wall. The Santos art wall is named Arte Na Favela. Exhibiting in September is...

ARTE NA FAVELA: Ema Frost @ Santos throughout August

Santos Cafe Ponsonby has always been a great champion of local artists, and their art wall has been part of the vibe since 1996. Many young aspiring artists have become a household name since they first exhibited on Santos’art wall. The Santos art wall is named Arte Na Favela. Exhibiting in August...

EVENT: Matariki At The Waterfront (17th – 19th July)

Matariki on the Waterfront is back for 2015 for its fourth year at Waterfront Auckland this July 17th, 18th and 19th. Matariki Festival is a month-long celebration, and as the largest indigenous celebration in the country, the final weekend on Auckland’s sparkling Waterfront is the perfect opportunity to...

ARTE NA FAVELA: Grab & Go @ Santos throughout July

Santos Cafe Ponsonby has always been a great champion of local artists, and their art wall has been part of the vibe since 1996. Many young aspiring artists have become a household name since they first exhibited on Santos’art wall. The Santos art wall is named Arte Na Favela. Exhibiting in May is...

Matariki Art Market @ Auckland Museum

The 4th annual Matariki Art Market Sunday 19th July, 10am – 5pm Auckland Museum Atrium & Galleries FREE with Museum Entry www.aucklandmuseum.co.nz Nau mai e te hunga nui! Come to the Museum to celebrate the skill and innovation of local Māori artists, musicians and performers. Purchase unique works from...

Matariki: Season of Shakespeare – Rōmeo rāua ko Hurieta

BaseFM is proud to support Matariki: Season of Shakespeare – Rōmeo rāua ko Hurieta This year, with the dawn rising of Matariki comes the world premiere of Rōmeo rāua ko Hurieta, performed live entirely in te reo Māori at Auckland Museum’s Māori Court. Join the crew for this whānau-friendly presentation...

ARTE NA FAVELA: Patrick Betts @ Santos throughout May

Santos Cafe Ponsonby has always been a great champion of local artists, and their art wall has been part of the vibe since 1996. Many young aspiring artists have become a household name since they first exhibited on Santos’art wall. The Santos art wall is named Arte Na Favela. Exhibiting in May is...

EXHIBITION: All Fresco 2015 (April 9th – 12th)

“All Fresco is a community based street art festival designed to inject colour into our streetscape and activate our shared spaces. This K Road Business Association initiative is a natural response to the K Road environment and the tradition of creativity and fringe culture that the area is...

DAN TIPPETT – Serato Artist Series Vinyl

Brand new to the Serato Artist Series Pressings comes this New Zealand inspired double set by local Auckland artist Dan Tippett (The Hold Up – Base FM). Dan conceived this piece to create the feeling of our land, Aotearoa, to tell the story of Serato and where we...