BaseFM at Splore 2018

As a proud media partner of Splore Festival, we were able to interview some great artists backstage last weekend. Here’s a taster featuring: Black Milk, Imagine This, TOO MANY ZOOZ, Barry Ashworth from the Dub Pistols, Omar Lye-Fook and Mark de Clive-Lowe INTERVIEWS BY IAN BEATMASTER WRIGHT FILMED...

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...

Splore 2nd Lineup Announcement

More music goodness for Splore 2018 Splore has added a large eclectic group of international and local acts to its already impressive lineup. Heading the announcement is bona fide UK soul legend Omar. Cited as a favourite by none other than Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu and D’Angelo, Omar...

MYELE MANZANAZA ‘City Of Atlantis’

This weeks LOCAL EYES is Myele Manzanza with his jam ‘City Of Atlantis‘ Live which features on his new album ‘OnePointOne‘ released last Friday. The track also features an epic line up of additional artists including Charlie K & Nia Andrews on vocals, Mark de Clive-Lowe on the keys, Ben Shepherd on bass as...

Talking Points with Chip Matthews

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Dylan C Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: October 2015 Guest reviewer: Chip Matthews Featured release: MARK DE CLIVE-LOWE ‘Church’ Link: https://mashibeats.bandcamp.com/album/church Featured track #1: THE MISSION ft. John Robinson Featured track #2: BRUKSTEP Featured track #3: DISTRACTIONS ft....

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...

MARK DE CLIVE-LOWE ‘Ghaziya’

Auckland-born, now LA-based MARK de CLIVE-LOWE is an underground phenomenon. The avant-garde soulful Pianist/DJ/Producer has been on the cutting edge of club based jazz music for the past 15 years; creating on stage from scratch, using drum machines, keyboards and effects. He has been one of the key...

Hiatus Kaiyote: Tawk Takeout (Remix album)

Hiatus Kaiyote are future soul. Based in Melbourne, the four-piece fuses neo-soul, hip-hop and electronic beats along with flavours of Latin, jazz and opera, all presented with a cinematic sheen. Equal parts The Roots and Little Dragon yet so much more, Hiatus Kaiyote seamlessly blend their influences (too many to list here) and...