HAZ BEATS ‘Sexy Ways’

‘Sexy Ways’ is the bonus track from the Limited edition vinyl release of Haz Beats “E5” EP, released via Australian label Low Key Source. Pre-order vinyl via HERE Haz Beats has cemented his name across New Zealand’s Hip Hop landscape over the years as in-house producer for the...

AVANTDALE BOWLING CLUB ‘Years Gone By’

This week’s Local Eyes video is Avantdale Bowling Club – ‘Years Gone By’ the latest project form master storyteller Tom Scott (Home Brew, @Peace, Young, Gifted and Broke). Created by writer and director Arty Papageorgiou, the video was shot inside the construction zone that is Auckland’s St. James Theatre and features three generations of Scott men. Listen...

TOM SCOTT ‘Avantdale Bowling Club’ Release and Exhibition

Red Bull Music presents Avantdale Bowling Club Exhibition Friday 17 August, 12-10pm Saturday 18 August, 12-10pm Sunday 19 August, 12-5pm CorpStudio, 86 Pitt Street, CBD   Last Friday Master storyteller Tom Scott (Home Brew, @Peace, Young, Gifted and Broke) introduced the world to ‘Avantdale Bowling Club’. The full...

20 Essential NZ Releases

Throughout the Month of May, Base FM will be digging into the local music archives to present 20 essential NZ releases that we feel reflect the sound of Base FM. Spanning the last 20+ years, we’ve focused on releases which continue to play a part in the sound...

Talking Points with DJ Sir-Vere

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Dylan C Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: October 2015 Guest reviewer: Phil Bell / DJ Sir-Vere Featured release: HOME BREW ‘Home Brew Special Edition’ Link:  https://homebrew.bandcamp.com/album/home-brew Featured track #1: BASKETBALL COURT Featured track #2: YELLOW SNOT FUNK Featured track #3: RADIO...

HOME BREW ‘listen to us’

In the lead up to arguably the most controversial trade deal New Zealand has been involved in, the TPPA, our LOCAL EYES music video of the week is Home Brew with their track ‘Listen to Us’. The Track was produced by Haz Beats and features raps by Tom Scott...

NORTHERN BASS 15/16 – full line up announced

Now running from the 29th to the 31st December, Northern Bass is three days and nights of New Year celebrations in a uniquely New Zealand summer setting. Northern Bass 14/15 sold out and has gained legendary status. “Last years event was a hard act to follow but we...

NORTHERN BASS – first artist anouncement

After the resounding success of last year’s epic sold-out event, FuZen Entertainment is thrilled to announce the first installment of artists heading to Mangawhai to perform at the 15/16 Northern Bass New Years festival. SHAPESHIFTER * SKEPTA * FOREIGN BEGGARS * CHALI 2NA DJ MARKY * LADI 6 * MACHINEDRUM * DANNY BYRD * MALA HOMEBREW * SWINDLE  * SKEPTICAL * DUB...

MIXTAPE: Young, Gifted & Broke – The Green Tape

YOUNG, GIFTED & BROKE – THE GREEN TAPE Mixed by Tom Scott Mastered by Ben Lawson @ Red Bull Studio AKL DOWNLOAD YGB | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD | MIXCLOUD This tape is for Dandruff Dicky’s dick out on a friday night like Isaac Aesili’s teeth. For...

TYNA & THE NOK ft. TOM SCOTT ‘Lost In NYC’

(text courtesy of Martyn Pepperell via VanguardRed) Monday 13th January 2014 With ‘Lost In NYC’ New Zealand singer, guitarist, beatmaker and rapper Tyna and his The Nok band connect with YGB head honcho/rap talent Tom Scott (of @Peace and Homebrew). Fashioning an aesthetic space which sits somewhere between Tyna’s...

@PEACE ‘Flowers’

@peace: Lui Tuiasau | Tom Scott | Christoph El Truento | Dandruff Dicky | Brandon Haru @peace are working on a conceptual album about space, finality, quantum theory and other things that you probably can’t dance to. Their preview to this album is a 10 track conceptual EP about...