Base FM Digital Liberation Ep 1. How It All Began…

13 May


Released in weekly episodes throughout NZ Music Month, The Digital Liberator Series takes an in depth look at our unique culture and history, traversing the past, present and future.

We hear from the artists, players and personalities that have grown up with us. The series will feature our friends, and ‘Liberators’; Ladi6, Parks, Julien Dyne & B.Haru Music (Ladi6 Crew), Tom Scott (Home Brew, @Peace) Mara TK & Taay Ninh (Electric Wire Hustle), Scratch 22, Isaac Aesili (Funkommunity, LatinAotearoa), Mark Williams AKA Mc Slave (Fat Freddy’s Drop/original Breakfast Host), Chip Matthews (current Breakfast Host), King Kapisi (Fugg You Show/Tuesday Drive), Manuel Bundy (original Program Director/Solephonic), Dylan C (current Program Director), Art Official & Israel Starr (Newtown Sound) and Jasmin ‘Jazz’ Ziedan (Managing Director).

Produced by our friends at Reelgood Productions Digital Liberator Series celebrates BASE FM’s 9-year history while also looking to the future with a push into digital broadcast platforms Freeview CH71, TuneIN APP and online streaming.

Music By:
DLT ft Che Fu — Chains (Remix)
Solephonic — Jazzybizz
Ben Jamin” — ▲●▲■ (L O V E)

Special Thanks to our artists and Icons:
Chip Matthews, Base Breakfast
Isaac Aesili, Funkommunity / LatinAotearoa
King Kapisi, Mr Fugg You / Tuesday Drive
Mark Williams, MC Slave / Fat Freddy’s Drop
Dylan C, Program Director / Base Breakfast
Tom Scott , Home Brew/ @Peace
Mara TK & Taay Ninh, Electric Wire Hustle
DJ Art Official & Israel Starr, Newtown Sound /
Manuel Bundy, Original Programme Director  / Solephonic
Ladi6, Parks, Julien Dyne & B.Haru Music, Ladi6 Crew
Scratch 22 & Bridge (Berlin Based!)


Special Thanks to:
REELGOOD Productions

Freeview &  TuneIn App

Additional Footage and Support from:
Jason Naran @ Nektar films
Jason Eli @ Easy Media
Nate and Tom @ Adventure Artists
Sam Moore @ Dopamine
Patrick Shepard Photography
Rire Norman @ Raremusic Productions

All made possible thanks to the AMAZING; Jasmin ‘Jazz’ Ziedan


And more special thanks to; Red Bull, Skullcandy,, Mukuna, ABC Clothing, Freeview, iThink Creative, NZ on Air, and all the Base FM Djs and community. We heart you x


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