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Work at RDU! Production Engineer job going

Work at RDU! Production Engineer job going

RDU wants YOU! Are you a competent production engineer who wants to work in the best alternative radio station in the 03? Check out the details below, and if you fit the role apply with a cover letter and CV to simon@rdu.org.nz Also, here’s a link to the TradeMe job ...

Gemma

December 11th, 2017

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Sponsor a knob! RDU Crowdfunding campaign.

Donate here: https://www.boosted.org.nz/projects/help-rdu-get-a-new-dj-mixer Our knobs have been rubbed raw! Having over 60 DJs come through our station each week you can imagine how much of a work out our gear gets. We do well in keeping our gear in good shape, but our poor

Gemma

December 1st, 2017

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Win a MASSIVE Rhythm & Alps prize pack

Win a MASSIVE Rhythm & Alps prize pack

Head over the the RDU Facebook page to be in with a chance to win a  MASSIVE “Tour De Dance” prize pack to Rhythm and Alps. 🔥MASSIVE GIVEAWAY ALERT🔥 We have a HUGE Rhythm and Alps 2017 Prize Pack for you and 5 friends! Be in to win the TOUR ...

Gemma

November 23rd, 2017

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Decknology Finalists: Corruptio

Decknology Finalists: Corruptio

Our youngest competitor, Corruptio has been training up at White Elephant every day. He’s come to show the old heads some new tricks. HUGE shout outs to Rockshop NZ, MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand), Serato & Winnie Bagoes City for bringing us ...

Gemma

November 15th, 2017

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Decknology Finalists: Pepe Le Pew

Decknology Finalists: Pepe Le Pew

Who is Pepe Le Pew? Well he is through to the Decknology Grand Final this Thursday so we know his set won’t stink (haahhahahahahah). HUGE shout outs to Rockshop NZ, MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand), Serato & Winnie Bagoes City for bringing us ...

Gemma

November 14th, 2017

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Decknology Finalists: Wilton

Decknology Finalists: Wilton

Is third time a charm for Wilton? What how will his facial hair be groomed this time? Get down to the Decknology Grand Final this Thursday at Winnie Bagoes City to find out! And in the mean time, get to know Mr Wilton a wee bit more. HUGE shout outs to Rockshop NZ, MAINZ ...

Gemma

November 14th, 2017

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Decknology Finalists: RYDR

Decknology Finalists: RYDR

WHO’S THIS THEN? Get to know Mr RYDR ahead of his set this Thursday in the DECKNOLOGY GRAND FINAL HUGE shout outs to Rockshop NZ, MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand), Serato & Winnie Bagoes City for bringing us Decknology this year. What have you got ...

Gemma

November 14th, 2017

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Decknology Finalists: LXTZ

Decknology Finalists: LXTZ

Decknology 2016 champion LXTZ is coming back to defend the title. Who is this enigma?? Here’s 10 facts about LXTZ. He’s guaranteed less immature and impressionable than he was in 2016. Favourite song is tied between Michael Jackson “Man In The Mirror” and Prince “I ...

Gemma

November 14th, 2017

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Decknology 2017 annoucement

Decknology 2017 annoucement

ANNOUNCEMENT: Decknology 2016 champion LXTZ will be back to defend the title this Thursday. Get all the updates and info from the Decknology 2017 Facebook event.

Gemma

November 13th, 2017

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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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