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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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She’s So Rad “Cool It” video

She’s So Rad “Cool It” video

Slick new video for She’s So Rad! The video for this awesome song goes from beauty shots to brawling, with hint’s of that pool scene from Cruel Intentions? Yup. It’s the latest single to come off their album Tango which will be released in early 2015. Gets ...

Gemma

November 24th, 2014

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DEAD END DERBY PRESENTS DOUBLE HEADER VS DUNEDIN

DEAD END DERBY PRESENTS DOUBLE HEADER VS DUNEDIN

Let’s get BRUTALLLLL. The Derby girls are in town for an epic throwdowwwwn. SATURDAY 22nd NOVEMBER 2014 || Cowles Stadium, Christchurch || Dead End Derby Rollergirls An all southern showdown will be taking place this Saturday night at Cowles Stadium for Dead End ...

Gemma

November 21st, 2014

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Melted Music Launch Party

Melted Music Launch Party

The Melted Music Launch Party is going to be MASSIVE. Tune into RDU all this week for giveaways and listen to The 420 Show at 5.30pm today to hear Rubix give us an insight into the label.. Melted Music Launch Party Saturday 22 November Winnie Bagoes City Feat: Frosty vs. ...

Gemma

November 20th, 2014

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Fly My Pretties and The Nudge at Isaac Theatre Royal

Fly My Pretties and The Nudge at Isaac Theatre Royal

OH MY we are excited about this announcement. The darling Fly My Pretties and The Nudge will be BACK in Christchurch to commemorate the Earthquake Anniversary at the Isaac Theatre Royal in February. TICKETS GO ON SALE AT 9AM TOMORROW! Tune in to RDU Morning Glory at 9.15am ...

Gemma

November 19th, 2014

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Decknology champ Ruse on CTV

Decknology champ Ruse on CTV

Look ma, we’re on TV! Check out the CTV news bit about our champ Ruse. We’re at 17:08 minutes in, or just click here to go straight to the bit. Look Mike is in it too! (#gurning)

Gemma

November 19th, 2014

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Isaac Theatre Royal re-opens

Isaac Theatre Royal re-opens

Isn’t it glorious! The beloved Isaac Theatre Royal has officially re-opened its doors. We’re so excited to see it open back up after the Chch earthquake. Get some culture in ya! Photos by Light Site.

Gemma

November 17th, 2014

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Kafka’s Amerika – extended season

Kafka’s Amerika – extended season

“It was weird honey. I didn’t get some of it. But shit it was good” – (Audience Member). An old adage it may be, but for serious – due to popular demand the Chch Free Theatre are doing an extended season of their show Kafka’s Amerika. Get ...

Gemma

November 17th, 2014

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Congratulations RUSE – Decknology WINNER 2014

Congratulations RUSE – Decknology WINNER 2014

Turns out three really IS the magic number. HUUUUUUUUUUGE congratulations to RUSE – the winner of Decknology 2012, 2013 and now 2014! REIGNING CHAMPIOOOON! The GRAND CHAMP receives mentoring, Press shots, EPK and Promo pack session with Forte Music, KIDNAP and Hannah ...

Gemma

November 14th, 2014

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Opiuo up for Best Electronica Album @ VNZMAs

Opiuo up for Best Electronica Album @ VNZMAs

Hey check out who is in the running for Best Electronica Album in the 2014 Vodafone New Zealand Music awards – it’s OPIUO! 100% support for this guy from all of us here at RDU. Congratulations to all the RDU favourites who have been nominated, and all that are in the ...

Gemma

November 13th, 2014

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Aldous Harding

Aldous Harding

The darling Aldous Harding plays her last show at the Porthole Bar in Lyttelton from 8pm tonight before she heads off to Melbourne to start a new chapter. We wish her well! Have a wee preview of what to expect tonight by having a listen to our Local and Live with Miss ...

Gemma

November 12th, 2014

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Marble Mountain Music Festival

Marble Mountain Music Festival

Introducing the newest instalment to the top of the south party circuit! Run away from the real world, tie up your inhibitions and join this circus. Held on Takaka Hill from November 21-23, Marble Mountain Music Festival will kick off an unforgettable party season of ...

Gemma

November 12th, 2014

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MAINZ open night with DOPRAH

MAINZ open night with DOPRAH

For their first gig after playing the CMJ Music Marathon 2014 in New York, Doprah are set to play the MAINZ open night. It’s all happening Wednesday 12th November 7-9pm at 19 King Edward Terrace. There will also be DJing, Electronic Music Production and live sound ...

Gemma

November 11th, 2014

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RIP DJ Soane

RIP DJ Soane

Soane Filitonga, the pioneering deep house dance producer and DJ, passed away over the weekend of a suspected heart attack. Our hearts go out to his family and friends. Soane started DJing under the name DJ Big Daddy in the early 1990’s. In 1994 he toured with OMC ...

Gemma

November 10th, 2014

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Vespa X RDU X Quake City Rumblers Cruise

Vespa X RDU X Quake City Rumblers Cruise

Wheehooooo! Check out the photo album of the Vespa X RDU X Quake City Rumblers Cruise. Our prize winners Aaron Jones, Catherine Hostead and Jase Hurley got to have a hoon around the hills with the Quake City Rumblers, and then nibbled on some damn tasty treats from Vespa. As

Gemma

November 10th, 2014

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$700 raised by RDUsers for Cholmondley Kids Charity

$700 raised by RDUsers for Cholmondley Kids Charity

Back in September, RDU and C4 joined forces to raise money for Cholmondley Kids Charity in Governor’s Bay, and we’re pleased to say we ended up raising $700! Mike from Morning Glory and Guy from C4 paid Cholmondley a visit yesterday to see how the rebuild was going and hand ...

Gemma

November 7th, 2014

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Mark Catley Giraffe for Christchurch Stands Tall

Mark Catley Giraffe for Christchurch Stands Tall

Look at this wee beauty! Mark Catley (one of our awesome Vintage Cuts hosts) has gone done some sick art for the Christchurch Stands Tall project. Check out his ‘Giraffe Crossing’ work below. Post by Mark Catley Design.

Gemma

November 5th, 2014

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Shunkan fundraising for first album

Shunkan fundraising for first album

Shunkan is recording her first album, and is running a fundraising campaign on Spark My Potential get some sweet cash to make it an amazing record. She has had a lot of love from RDU, and also from some pretty heavy hitters overseas ( just people like NME, The Guardian and ...

Gemma

November 3rd, 2014

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Month of Glad November 2014 – Winnie Bagoes

Month of Glad November 2014 – Winnie Bagoes

It’s the very last Month of Glad of 2014, and we’ve got a knockout deal available from Winnie Bagoes City (Corner of Madras and Allan, CBD) and Ferrymead (2 Watermand Place, Ferrymead). All November, you can use your free RDU App to score any medium pizza and any

Mike

November 1st, 2014

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Tami Neilson – 2014 Silver Scrolls winner!

Tami Neilson – 2014 Silver Scrolls winner!

  MASSIVE AMAZING HUGE congratulations to Tami Neilson, the 2014 APRA Silver Scrolls winner!! We’ve always loved Tami, and seems you have too because you voted her award winning track “Walk (Back to Your Arms)” to the top of the #TeAhiTop10 earlier ...

Gemma

October 31st, 2014

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