New Zealand

Live-looping multi-instrumentalist Bosho joins forces with rapper/lyricist Hoody Time on this incendiary track demanding “TRUTH” from our world leaders. Bosho’s guitar-driven instrumental featuring catchy loops and an aggressive solo sets the perfect mood for Hoody Time’s provocative lyrics. “TRUTH” brings the spotlight to Flint, Michigan’s water crisis, the greed of Big Pharma, late-stage Capitalism, our […]

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Ian Beatmaster Wright Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: 26th June 2020 Guest reviewer: Noah Slee Featured release: Sorceress – Dose Released: 2012 Featured track #1: Teacups Featured track #2: Treat The Feel Featured track #3: Te Kano Sorceress was a band founded initially under the […]

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Ian Beatmaster Wright Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: 3rd April 2020 Guest reviewer: Tony & James from Sojourn Featured release: L.A.B. III Released: 2019 Featured track #1: Personify Featured track #2: In The Air Featured track #3: For The Love Of Jane L.A.B. is a […]

After a huge 18 months with JessB performing to massive crowds at almost every major New Zealand festival and recently played shows alongside the likes of Stormzy and Melbourne soul artist Kaiit in the UK. Auckland’s JessB has returned with a brand new track, ‘Mood‘, the second taste from her upcoming EP set for release later this year. Working with New Zealand powerhouse producer 10A, […]

Massive thank you to everyone that braved the rain and came out to the Grey Lynn Park Festival this year. You can listen again to the whole Base FM main stage showcase over on our Mixcloud page. (Links below) Grey Lynn Park Festival 2018 part 1 Grey Lynn Park Festival 2018 part 2 Plus keep an eye […]

DILLASTRATE – The Round Trip NZ tour Saturday 25th August at Caroline, Wellington Friday 31st August at Leigh Sawmill Cafe, Leigh Saturday 1st September at Cassette 9, Auckland Friday 21st September in Kaikoura with Katchfire Saturday 22nd September at Output Project, Christchurch   Inspired by the life and works of J Dilla. Dillastrate is a collaborative music project […]

  We regret to inform our digital loving Baseheads that the very successful 11-year trial of Digital Audio Broadcasting or DAB technology in New Zealand is coming to an end.   The Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment (MBIE) has ordered Kordia to wrap up its trial by 30 June 2018. Kordia and Base FM […]

The brand new single from Tali (produced by Melinki and Verva) featuring Melodownz, with all proceeds from the sale of this track going to Women’s Refuge NZ. Please support this worthwhile cause and BUY here: | Well known Auckland based singer and songwriter Tali Sheppard last week released a new single to draw attention to the objectification of […]

New Zealand born Melbourne based Fortunes, aka Conor and Barnaby, have hit it out of the park with this release. Taken from the Undress EP released late last month via Future Classic. ‘Linen’ gives a darker vibe than we’ve heard on the EP. The production rings in as an eerie backdrop as Conor sings about his […]

This week’s ‘Local Eyes’ we have P-MONEY ft AARADHNA & TALIB KWELI with the track ‘’Celebration Flow’ Directed by Luke Choi for KRSP. Find out more about P-Money WWW | FACEBOOK | TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD | BANDCAMP Find out more about Aaradhna iTunes | FACEBOOK | TWITTER Local Eyes is a weekly segment on BaseFM focusing on New Zealand Music videos. Big Thanks to NZ On […]

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