‘Breaking Artists’ on Base is a monthly feature where we pick 3 local artists and showcase 3 new tracks we think you should know. All ‘Breaking Artists’ tracks are fresh and featured for the entire month so that we can push their music far and wide. This month’s picks… Tipene – Turangawaewae ft. Troy King, […]

This week on Native Tongues we listen to some new finds from artist Superari, Cyeril, La Felix and more. Yvois – Masks OffYvois is an Aotearoa-born beatmaker currently based in Berlin. Cyeril – Money Walk CHAII, Kings, eleven7four – Might Just Superari – Fade Away Superari – Rare Breed Mazbou Q – Best of You […]

This week’s Local Eyes is SWISS and TREE ‘Emergencies’. A beautiful love story that will wrap you up in the warmth of their love. Two acclaimed Artists who have joined forces to honour that journey together, after strongly supporting each other through their individual Artistic journeys. – honouring the past, celebrating the present and being grateful for the future.

List back to the latest episodes of Native Tongues:   Featured Track and Artists: SOUTHSIDE’ from the upcoming project ‘Iron Flowerz’, the new EP by ‘SCIZZORHANDS’ AND ‘KEVIN POSEY’ Southside’s around the world ain’t so different Scizzorhands and Kevin Posey are proud to be releasing their first full collaborative project ‘Iron Flowerz’. After successful engagement in […]

This week’s local eyes is Swiss ‘Tellme’ featuring Lion Rezz. The track is a soul reggae love song taken from his Brand New release Swiss’ 2.0 EP. The video is directed by BroCamFilms and was shot in Auckland including the Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq Newmarket. “Tellme feat. Lion Rezz” is available from Swiss’ 2.0 EP – […]

TALKING POINTS on Base FM – hosted by Ian Beatmaster Wright Thanks to NZ On Air Music Date: 14th May 2020 Guest reviewer: Swiss Featured release: Poetik – Hamofied Released: 2019 Featured track #1: For My City Featured track #2: Hamofied Funk Featured track #3: Tonight ft. Swiss Poetik is a fresh talent in the […]

Breaking Artists is a new monthly feature showcasing three local artists brand new tunes. SWISS – Homebound Swiss returns with a song about heartache and longing. The track is accompanied by a video directed by Mohamad F. Mustapha of QUESTion.     VILLETTE – Bye After a brief hiatus, Villette comes back strong with the bonus […]

This week’s Local Eyes is from South-Auckland raised songwriter songstress Tree. ‘In My Life’ is a very personal love letter to her partner singer-songwriter and producer Swiss. Raised in the church her whole life, performing and singing become second nature to Katerina better known by her artist name, Tree. From singing covers as part of a […]

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 […]

Pacific Music Award Nominee Tree (Vaifale-Manu) teams up with her hubby Swiss for her latest single ‘Me & You’. Director: Mohamad Mustapha of QUESTion Producer: Liz Laupepa Production Company: Sisters Inc Styling: Sammy Salsa Hair & Makeup: Pele Prescott & Liz Laupepa   Find out more about TREE: TWITTER | INSTAGRAM|FACEBOOK Local Eyes is a weekly segment on […]

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