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Jagā “Ghost Peppers” – #TeAhiTop10

Jagā “Ghost Peppers” – #TeAhiTop10

This week‘s number one was “Ghost Pepper” from Christchurch producer Jagā (who is also one of the hosts on Wonk Panthers, but you voted him in on the app so promise we aren’t playing favourites). We’ve been trying to lock down what this genre is

Gemma

January 22nd, 2015

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Maya Payne – ‘If Only’ music video

Maya Payne – ‘If Only’ music video

Check out this awesome new video from RDU favourite Maya Payne. This kaleidoscopic wonder was made on the island of Santorini in Greece by director Shae Sterling. Definitely keep your eye on what Maya is up to this year!

Gemma

January 19th, 2015

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EDM Sauce + Glitch in the System

EDM Sauce + Glitch in the System

Big shout out to EDM Sauce! They are teaming up with Glitch in the System to count down the top 5 Glitch Hop tracks of the week. Glitch in the System is on every Wednesday from 7:30 – 9:30pm on RDU. Here’s a track from last weeks top 5, and you can check the rest

Gemma

January 14th, 2015

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RDUnited 2015 – From Feb 1st

RDUnited 2015 – From Feb 1st

2015 is now upon us, and that means that from February the first it’s a new year of RDUnited. And THAT means a new look RDU App and a new Chosen Few. On February 1st look out for great new deals from; Pomeroys, Underground, Winnies, Dux Live, Bueno, Vespa, The Institution, ...

Gemma

December 31st, 2014

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‘Sunday’ film screening

‘Sunday’ film screening

SUNDAY is a truly independent feature film set in Christchurch, New Zealand one year after the devastating earthquakes. It is a relationship drama in the vein of Richard Linklater’s Before Sunrise and Before Sunset; a classic tale of two people whose lives intertwine with ...

Gemma

December 17th, 2014

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RDU Xmas party 2014

RDU Xmas party 2014

LOOK AT US! LOOK AT ALL OF US!! Aren’t we a good looking bunch? We wanna say a HUUUUUGE thanks to all our amazing DJs for their time and energy. You guys are bloody amazing. Oh, and last Xmas in the RDUnit too.. BRING ON 2015!!! Check out all the photos over here. ...

Gemma

December 17th, 2014

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XCHC & Neat Places Pop Up Christmas Shop

XCHC & Neat Places Pop Up Christmas Shop

Need something a little special for your Xmas stockings? XCHC and Neat Places are having a rotating line up of local creative producers from now until 22nd December at XCHC, 376 Wilsons Road. From 3pm – 6pm each day 2 new shop owners in to sell the best of the best of ...

Gemma

December 17th, 2014

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Rhythm and Alps – CHASE & STATUS X NETSKY – LAKE HAWEA HOTEL

Rhythm and Alps – CHASE & STATUS X NETSKY – LAKE HAWEA HOTEL

Post by Rhythm and Alps.

Gemma

December 12th, 2014

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K-Lab – “Spacedirt The Remixes”

K-Lab – “Spacedirt The Remixes”

K+lab‘s debut album Spacedirt was one of the most successful Glitch Hop LPs of 2013, with nominations for electronica album of the year at the NZ music awards and album of the year at the UK Glitch Hop awards. The crew at Junkfood thought why let the funk stop there, ...

Gemma

December 9th, 2014

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Album of the Week  //  Devilish Mary & The Holy Rollers

Album of the Week // Devilish Mary & The Holy Rollers

We are very pleased and excited to announce that Devilish Mary & the Holy Rollers are releasing their brand shiny debut new full-length ALBUM!!! They are throwing a big release party at the Wunderbar, on the 13th December….with the full Devilish Mary band, ...

Rachel

December 8th, 2014

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LATINAOTEAROA album release party

LATINAOTEAROA album release party

It’s time for a fiesta! Lantinaotearoa are releasing their new album Lantinaotearoa in Latinoamerica next week on December 5th, and they are  having a party at Stranges Lane on the 6th December to celebrate! Check out the track below and get ready to daaaaance.

Gemma

December 5th, 2014

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Care about the arts?

Care about the arts?

Do you see the arts being a priority for the rebuild? Arts Voice Christchurch are having a presentation today about the findings of their survey on the ‘State of the Arts’ in Chch, and your attendance will provide strong evidence to the Council that the arts ...

Gemma

December 4th, 2014

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Decknology Finals 2014

Decknology Finals 2014

RDU98.5FM Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks is designed to provide all DJs and Producers experience and exposure in the live mix environment and to find the best damn DJ in the Garden City. Decknology BRASSIC, SETH ...

Gemma

December 1st, 2014

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GIVEAWAY – MASSIVE Summer Soulstice

GIVEAWAY – MASSIVE Summer Soulstice

WOAH WOAH WOAH! Every day this week we are giving away a ticket to the M*A*S*S*I*V*E Summer Soulstice 2014. Listen in on Morning Glory with Mike between 7:30am – 9:30am oi. Ummm so who is in the line up? What’s the deal? Where is it? Here are the details from the

Gemma

December 1st, 2014

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RDUnited 2015 coming soon

RDUnited 2015 coming soon

2014 has been a hell of a year for RDUnited! As well as launching the RDUapp and giving you great deals in Christchurch all year round, we’ve given you personal shopping experiences, cross town death races for prizes, bar tab scrambles, $10 pizzas, brewery tours, personal ...

Gemma

December 1st, 2014

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New Ruby store opens in Merivale

New Ruby store opens in Merivale

The new Ruby store has opened in Merivale and HOLY MOLY it is incredible. I would totally live there. The beautiful store is in the heart of Merivale at 182 Papanui Road, right across from Merivale Mall. It glows from front to back and there is even a fireplace and plush ...

Gemma

November 28th, 2014

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New Nadia Reid album

New Nadia Reid album

We are being blown away by the new album Nadia Reid has put out. So beautiful! “Nadia Reid possesses a measured melancholia that speaks eloquently of the smoldering embers of life’s firestorms.” Highly recommended if you are the folk way inclined.

Gemma

November 28th, 2014

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Parquet Courts announce NZ tour

Parquet Courts announce NZ tour

Parquet Courts have announced they are coming to New Zealand, and high fives to them cause they are also hitting the South Island! They will be playing Dux Live on 11 March 2014 with support from local legends Salad Boys. Tickets will be available from UTR from 11am Thursday

Gemma

November 26th, 2014

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Throat-singer Jonny Marks covers ‘Walk Into Your Arms’

Throat-singer Jonny Marks covers ‘Walk Into Your Arms’

Throat-singer Jonny Marks (from All-Seeing Hand) and the Gamelan Taniwha Jaya performed Tami Neilson’s award winning song “Walk Into Your Arms” at the APRA Silver Scrolls this year. Going from vein-popping throat singing to Tom Waits-style vocals, ...

Gemma

November 25th, 2014

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Ladi6 checks out best Chch spots

Ladi6 checks out best Chch spots

RDU favourite Ladi6 checked out some of the hot spots around Chch with the All Right crew when she was back in town. Heading everywhere from Brick Farm, Strange’s Lane and the Botanic Gardens, she also stopped in at the Youth and Cultural Development Centre which her ...

Gemma

November 25th, 2014

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