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 internationalsHiatus Coyote from Melbourne and Norman Jay MBE from London. This is...

FAT FREDDY’S DROP ‘Roady’

  This weeks LOCAL EYES is a throwback to local legends Fat Freddy’s Drop massive tune ‘Roady‘. Featuring young Ladi6 and P-Diggs as they stroll along Karangahape Road with the Fat Freddy’s crew.  Fat Freddy’s Drop tunes have influenced our dance floors and I’m sure we can all recall a...

Splore Festival 2017: Set Times

Splore Festival 2017 is set to be a huge event, with the set times released today, you can start planning your Splore days now!  Splore Festival 2017 17-19 February Tapapakanga Park, Deerys Road, Orere Point Grab your tickets here: http://www.splore.net Full line up:  Fat Freddys Drop – Morcheeba – Lady...

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...

Fat Freddy’s Drop ‘FISH IN THE SEA’

Fresh off the win of the International Achievement award at this years vodafone music awards, this weeks LOCAL EYES video of the week is Fat Freddy’s Drop with their animated tale ‘Fish in the Sea’. The video features animation by local artist Daniel Tippett and was directed by Taungaroa Emile...

FAT FREDDY’S DROP ‘Razor’

Fat Freddy’s Drop have just dropped the 2nd single ‘Razor’ from the upcoming album BAYS. Following the worldwide success of ‘Blackbird’ in 2013, Fat Freddy’s Drop are back with BAYS, a 9-track LP recorded at the band’s Bays Studio in Kilbirnie, Wellington a former 1950s HMV vinyl pressing plant....

FAT FREDDY’S DROP announce Auckland Town Hall show & vinyl release

FAT FREDDY’S DROP @ AUCKLAND TOWN HALL  Saturday 24th October Ticketmaster Pre-Sale Tues 9th June at midday General Public On Sale Thurs 11 June at midday www.ticketmaster.co.nz www.fatfreddysdrop.com Fat Freddy’s Drop is pleased to announce an Auckland Town Hall show on 24th October in anticipation of a new album coming soon....

GALLERY: Northern Bass NYE 2014/2015

Friday 2pm-3pm NORTHERN BASS NZ Mix: tune into Indigenous Dubs this week for an exclusice 1 hour mix of local artists who appeared at Northern Bass NYE 2014/2015, featuring: Eavesdrop, Cern, Concord Dawn, Dutty Ranks, Optimus Gryme, Diaz Grimm, Raiza Biza, CTFD, Dub Terminator & more.   GALLERY:...

Turn It Up! Recap of 2014

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. Proudly supported by NZ On Air Music. In 2014 we featured established artist alongside new discoveries. Some of the...

FAT FREDDY’S DROP ‘Slings & Arrows’

Musical juggernaut Fat Freddy’s Drop have just released Slings And Arrows, the first single from a new album. The single is the first to emerge from Freddy’s Bays studio jams, and was released the same week the band performed a sold out show at Alexandra Palace in London with it’s 10,000 strong capacity, with...

Northern Bass 2nd Announcement

Fuzen Entertainment is proud to announce the second phase of artists that will take to the Northern Bass stages in Mangawhai this summer, and with a strong and diverse selection of performers already on the line-up, this New Years Eve event will change the game. ANNOUNCING: Goldie # Hudson Mohawke # Ghostface Killah # Krafty...

FAT FREDDYS DROP ‘Silver & Gold’

Taking a step closer to touchdown, ‘Silver And Gold‘ is the first single from Fat Freddys Drop forthcoming studio album ‘Blackbird’ dropping early 2013. ‘Silver And Gold’ neatly summarises what to expect from album number 3 titled ‘Blackbird’ – a typically all-encompassing mix of blues, dub and dance...