Home Brew

‘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 politically incorrect and rambunctious Homebrew and Team […]

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 to ‘Years Gone By’ Pre-order Avantdale Bowling […]

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 album of the same name dropping in […]

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Dylan C Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: May 2018 Guest reviewer: DUSTY MELODY Featured release: MAX MARX & FRIEDRICH CALLOWAY ‘at Carnegie Hall’ Released: 2010 https://maxmarx.bandcamp.com/album/max-marx-and-friedrich-calloway-at-carnegie-hall Featured track #1: FINITE Featured track #2: STARS Featured track #3: WINGS DUSTY MELODY beat-maker/producer out of the Grow […]

The first full project from Eno x Dirty since their now impossible to find debut EP, “Evil Adventures and Happy Endings” was recorded at Red Bull Studios Auckland with engineer Ben Lawson and features guest appearances by Lui Tuiasau, Tom Scott (both of @peace and Average Rap Band), plus Bailey Wiley. ‘Nobody Knows’ is set to […]

For the latest Base FM Talking Points, Dylan C caught up with Melbourne-based NZ beatmaker Amin Payne to discuss Average Rap Band‘s ‘El Sol’ album from 2016. TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Dylan C Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: July 2017 Guest reviewer: AMIN PAYNE Featured release: AVERAGE RAP BAND […]

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 you hear on Base FM, and releases […]

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 DJ Sir-Vere is a well know New […]

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 & Tourettes as well as additional vocals […]

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 are stoked at how the line-up has […]

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