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We are proud to present this awesome little clip showcasing all the mahi put in by our second group of rangatahi from Mangere Central School over the last month. In collaboration with the mighty Rei Music , who created the beat and led an inspiring songwriting workshop with the students to produce the original track […]

Highlights of Splore Festival 2021. Another phenomenal year at Tapapakanga Regional Park with an all kiwi line-up and a main stage acts that featured promenitely female and gender mixed artists. We also spoke to first timer Mo Muse from BLK CITY and veteran King Kapisi about theor splore experience. Thanks you Splore for having us […]

Under a cloudless sky on the 20th of February at the wonderful Māngere Arts Centre, NEXT Gen brought together rising talents with established local artists to perform for their community, friends, and family. For the fresh talent of Spooky (Sylas through Ngā Rangatahi Toa and representing Mangere 275), LyREC (Rose, Eve and Cyprus of Sir […]

BASE FM YOUTH MENTORING – OTARA’s NEXT As part of the Base Youth Mentoring Programme, we went out to Otara and teamed up with Sir Edmund Hillary Collegiate and found these 3 very talented young ladies Eve, Rose & Cypress. We had a series of workshops here at Base HQ including on-air broadcasting,  DJing and of […]

Another year, another great Grey Lynn Park Festival with lots of great music and community vibes and dancing in the sun at our Base FM stage. Shout out to everyone for dancing along with us! Big thanks to Jafa Mafia for providing their mighty Soundsystem and all the DJs and artists we had representing their […]

More highlights from our Youth Mentoring Programme, this time with up and coming rapper Sylas who teamed up with Sunshine Sound System for a few weeks. He built up his confidence and even dropped some freestyles live on air with KP. Big ups to Creative Communities Auckland for the support!

We’ve got some very special guests joining us for the next few Fridays between 12pm-2pm as part of our Youth Mentoring programme. 3 super talented kids from Mangere Central School will be with DJ Grassmouth on air learning the ins and outs of radio and they’ll even be singing live on air. Base DJ’s watch […]

Laneway Festival NZ 2020 and our must see international act of the day of course, was KAIIT. Her first international festival performance and with a full live band, she soaked up the energy from the crowd and gave a playful soul filled set. KAIIT won the ARIA Award in the “Best Soul/R&B Release” category for […]

We did it! After being involved with the Grey Lynn Park Festival for many years, we finally had the privilege to host the entire main stage this year. As usual, we had our second Base stage going all day and that too pulled in some serious crowds. The weather was perfect and everyone came out […]

Here’s this year’s red carpet and backstage action from the NZ Music Awards. We talked to some of the winners, nominees and hosts from the night.   Featuring Jacinda Ardern, Mike McRoberts, Troy Kingi, JessB, Louis Baker, Church & AP, Bailey Wiley, Rei, Tali and much more. Interviews by Ian Beatmaster Wright Filmed at Spark Arena Filmed and edited by CorpStudio

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