MONTELL2099 ‘Possible’

This week’s Turn It Up local tune of the week comes from a young producer who’s been monopolising a whole lot of our attention in the past year. To call Montell2099 up and coming doesn’t feel right as he’s so ahead of his game. There are even reddit...

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...

THIRD3EYE ‘Believers’

This weeks LOCAL EYES video of the week is Third3ye with their jam ‘Believers’, directed by Sam Tattersfield. Be sure to check these guys out LIVE this week at UTOPIA with Third3ye, Eno x Dirty, Badcrop, Bailey Wiley and ILL BAZ at The Kings Arms or at TPPA FREE ZONE: Peoples...

TRINITY ROOTS ‘El Kaptain’

In anticipation of their back to back live shows happening at Leigh Sawmill this weekend, our LOCAL EYES video of the week is Trinity Roots with ‘El Kaptain’ from their most recent release ‘Citizen’. The video was directed, filmed + edited by The Renegade Peach Project. Unfortunately the...

TROY SAMUELA ‘Ace’

Trust Troy Samuela to casually upload a track to soundcloud, simply captioned “been busy so here’s this for now” and rack up 25 thousand plays in just two weeks. ‘Ace’ features the tight horns, snares and cymbals of what sounds like the most fire marching band on earth. The...

YOKO-ZUNA ft. BAILEY WILEY ‘One’s Cycle’

Kicking off 2016 with our LOCAL EYES video feature of the week by Yoko-Zuna with their new production One’s Cycle also ft. Bailey Wiley. The video is a Fish and Clips production directed by Jason Bock. Find Out more about Yoko Zuna YOUTUBE | FACEBOOK | SOUNDCLOUD Find out more...

Turn It Up! 2015 Recap.

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 week’s top local pick. Proudly supported by NZ On Air Music. In 2015 we chose stand alone tracks from...

LOCAL EYES 2015 HIGHLIGHTS

LOCAL EYES is a weekly BaseFM segment which weekly showcases a local artists music video. Looking back on this years videos there has been a multitude of great work from the musicians themselves as well as all of the artists involved in making these videos happen. This has been...

WEIRD TOGETHER ‘No Compromise’

This weeks LOCAL EYES video of the week is Weird Together with thier track ‘No Compromise’ with Sudanese vocalist Karima Madut. The video was shot in Accra, the largest city in Ghana, West Africa and produced & directed by Tu Neill & Weird Togethers own Nick Dwyer. Find out...

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...

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...

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...

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...