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And the Decknology finalists are…

And the Decknology finalists are…

And the finalists from the Semi Finals are: Corruptio, Pepe le Pew, RYDR & Wilton. They are in to win a pair of Reloop – Solutions for DJs DJM-8000 turntables, Serato prizes and their name on the Decknology trophy! See you at Winnie Bagoes City on Thursday 16 ...

Gemma

November 10th, 2017

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Decknology Semi Final 1 – video

Decknology Semi Final 1 – video

Check out the video from the first Decknology Semi Final at Winnie Bagoes City. Next Semi is Thursday 9 November at Winnies!     Daaaaayum. Sik sets from the first Semi Final last night 🔥🎧🔥 Posted by RDU 98.5 FM on Thursday, 2 November 2017

Gemma

November 3rd, 2017

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Nostalgia Festival 2018 line up annoucment

Nostalgia Festival 2018 line up annoucment

It’s here! The line up for Nostalgia Festival 2018. Nostalgia Festival are so excited to announce our line up for 2018….. featuring Connan Mockasin, The Chills,Estère, Glass Vaults, The Swan Sisters, Lisa Tomlins & the Presidents of Funk and more! Early Bird ...

Gemma

November 1st, 2017

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Decknology 2017 Semi Finalists are…

Decknology 2017 Semi Finalists are…

YOUR DECKNOLOGY 2017 SEMI FINALISTS. Thursday 2 November: M9, Corruptio, Wilton, RYDR, Subminimal Jim Thursday 9 November: Breakr, Pepe le Pew, Loom, Unstable State – DJ, Acen See you at Winnie Bagoes City!! Looking forward to the visuals by Emerson. HUGE THANKS to ...

Gemma

October 30th, 2017

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Round Up 2017 Grand Final video

Round Up 2017 Grand Final video

Watch what went down at the final of RDU98.5FM’s RoundUp band competition 2017! Big ups to all the Finalists who competed this year, and MASSIVE congrats to Nervous Jerk who took out the title. Nervous Jerk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rzF2wDexL8 Sunset ...

Gemma

October 5th, 2017

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The RDU Election Broadcast – the wrap up

The RDU Election Broadcast – the wrap up

At the time of writing, the preliminary results are in, and Winston Peters is making up his mind about whether he should go with National or Labour and the Greens to form a government. Broadly, the result is both better and worse for each side than they might have hoped. ...

JamesD

September 25th, 2017

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Synthstrom Deluge demo – live on Friday Drive with nacoa

Synthstrom Deluge demo – live on Friday Drive with nacoa

  nacoa makes a track live on RDU98.5FM’s Friday Drive with Ian Jorgensen. www.synthstrom.com www.facebook.com/synthstromaudible

Gemma

September 23rd, 2017

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The RDU Election Broadcast – the rest

The RDU Election Broadcast – the rest

There are a couple of other electorates that skirt Christchurch that we’re going to feature in this series.. Selwyn and Waimakariri are rural electorates on the fringes of the city that have become more and more tied to Christchurch since the quakes. Both electorates ...

JamesD

September 20th, 2017

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The RDU Election Broadcast – Christchurch East

The RDU Election Broadcast – Christchurch East

  Christchurch East   Held by Poto Williams (Labour) National: Jo Hayes Greens: Cathy Sweet Christchurch East is getting ready for its 3rd election in 4 years. In 2013, Poto Williams was elected as the MP for the area, after a by-election triggered when Lianne ...

JamesD

September 14th, 2017

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Rebel Radio Election Special: Nuk Korako

Rebel Radio Election Special: Nuk Korako

In the penultimate Rebel Radio Election Broadcast episode of this election season we interview National’s Port Hills candidate Nuk Korako, debrief the week that was, and present to you the origin stories for each of New Zealand’s political parties – at high

Gemma

September 12th, 2017

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The RDU Election Broadcast: Christchurch Central

The RDU Election Broadcast: Christchurch Central

Christchurch Central Held by: Nicky Wagner (National) Labour: Duncan Webb TOP: Douglas Hill Greens: Peter Richardson Christchurch Central is without a doubt the closest electoral contest in Christchurch, and in fact, one of the most interesting in the country. Traditionally ...

JamesD

September 11th, 2017

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Rebel Radio Election Special: Megan Woods

Rebel Radio Election Special: Megan Woods

The latest show from the Rebel Radio Election Broadcast includes an interview with Labour’s Wigram candidate Megan Woods, and a summary of the debates and election drama of the past week.

Gemma

September 6th, 2017

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RDU Election Broadcast: Wigram

RDU Election Broadcast: Wigram

In the lead up to the election James Dann talks us through each electorate in Christchurch and gives us his perspective and predictions for each one. This week: Wigram Held by: Megan Woods (Labour) National: David Hiatt Greens: Richard Wesley The Wigram electorate used to be

JamesD

August 29th, 2017

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Rebel Radio Election Special: Gareth Morgan

Rebel Radio Election Special: Gareth Morgan

Rebel Radio Election Broadcast number three in the lead up to the New Zealand election. This podcast features an interview with leader of The Opportunities Party Gareth Morgan and a round up of the past week in NZ politics.

Gemma

August 24th, 2017

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Rebel Radio Election Special: Raf Manji

Rebel Radio Election Special: Raf Manji

The second Rebel Radio Election Broadcast in the lead up to the New Zealand election. This podcast features an interview with Ilam candidate Raf Manji and a round-up of the week’s politics news.

Gemma

August 22nd, 2017

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The RDU Election Broadcast – Port Hills

The RDU Election Broadcast – Port Hills

In the lead up to the election James Dann talks us through each electorate in Christchurch and gives us his perspective and predictions for each one. This week: Port Hills Held by: Ruth Dyson (Labour) National: Nuk Korako Green Party: Eugenie Sage   A couple of weeks ...

JamesD

August 18th, 2017

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The RDU Election Broadcast: An Introduction

The RDU Election Broadcast: An Introduction

The weird orange gimp man is back, which means there must be an election coming up. Over the next few weeks, we will be highlighting the election contests in and around Christchurch that will be decided on September the 23rd. We’re going to look at the main Christchurch ...

JamesD

August 10th, 2017

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Rebel Radio Election Special: Chlöe Swarbrick

Rebel Radio Election Special: Chlöe Swarbrick

Rebel Radio’s Joe Davies interviews Green Party candidate Chlöe Swarbrick. It aired on RDU in episode one of the Rebel Radio Election Broadcast.

Gemma

August 9th, 2017

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Suggest downloads from Bandcamp!

Suggest downloads from Bandcamp!

Bandcamp announced that today – Friday, August 4 – they will donate 100% of their share of profits from sales made 12:00am-11:59pm PST to the Transgender Law Center. Factmag reports that the fundraiser is in response to US president Donald Trump’s recent tweets ...

Gemma

August 4th, 2017

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Congrats to Nervous Jerk!

Congrats to Nervous Jerk!

WOOOOOOO! Congratulation to Nervous Jerk – winners of Round Up 2017! Not only are the immortalised on the Midget Guitar of Glory, but they also come away with prizes from Three Boys Brewery, RockShop vouchers, rehearsal time at BeatBox, the specially created RDWoo ...

Gemma

July 31st, 2017

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