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Marlon William  //  Announces NZ Tour and New Single

Marlon William // Announces NZ Tour and New Single

Marlon Williams is returning to New Zealand for a four-date tour in July to celebrate the release of his new single ‘Strange Things’.  Marlon has not long left these shores after recording his first solo album at The Sitting Room in his hometown Lyttelton. When ...

Rachel

May 28th, 2014

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MELTED MUSIC x RDU

MELTED MUSIC x RDU

Melted music is an independent record label located in Christchurch, New Zealand. The label is owned and operated by DJ / producer Simon Claridge aka RUBIX Company Overview The label’s aim is to develop new artists and build an experimental , innovative sound. A solid-state ...

Bennie

May 26th, 2014

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ROUNDUP 2014 GRAND CHAMPIONS // Sparkle Kitty

ROUNDUP 2014 GRAND CHAMPIONS // Sparkle Kitty

What an EPIC final we witnessed last Friday as the six finalists of Roundup 2014 took to the stage to compete for the title of Grand Champion.  The Dux was heaving and all six bands that played brought their A-game.  It was a fantastic night of music and the bands were of an

Rachel

May 26th, 2014

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ROUNDUP 2014 GRAND FINAL  //  Dux Live  //  Friday 23rd May

ROUNDUP 2014 GRAND FINAL // Dux Live // Friday 23rd May

We are so excited for the GRAND FINAL of Roundup 2014 happening this Friday, May 23rd, at Dux Live.  Bands kick off at 8pm, $10 on the door.  Come see the 6 finalists battle it out for the crown of Roundup Champion 2014! Villain  //  Sparkle Kitty //  This Disaster //  The ...

Rachel

May 21st, 2014

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NZMM Live To Air Series // feat. Odyssey, X-Ray Charles and Soulsystem

NZMM Live To Air Series // feat. Odyssey, X-Ray Charles and Soulsystem

As part of New Zealand Music Month, RDU is working closely with MAINZ to record and video a range of local bands and broadcasting the result live on air.  Coming up we have the epic Soulsystem on The 420 Show with Messenjah at 4.30pm on Thursday 22nd May before we hear from ...

Rachel

May 19th, 2014

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RDU Album/EP of the Week  //  19th May 2014

RDU Album/EP of the Week // 19th May 2014

ALBUM OF THE WEEK this week is technically an EP but hey, it’s all great music so let’s not worry about the details.  Stoked to announce the release of The Phoenix Foundation’s new baby, ‘Tom’s Lunch’.  Tune in all this week to Morning ...

Rachel

May 19th, 2014

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RDU Album of the Week // 5th May 2014

RDU Album of the Week // 5th May 2014

ALBUM OF THE WEEK this week is “Dose”, the brand new album from Sorceress (formerly Funkommunity).  Tune in to RDU Morning Glory every day this week for your chance to win a copy!  

Rachel

May 5th, 2014

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LUCKLESS // live to air on Morning Glory // 2nd May 2014

LUCKLESS // live to air on Morning Glory // 2nd May 2014

In our continued celebration of New Zealand Music Month, we are stoked to have Luckless playing a live to air at RDU ahead of their forthcoming new album and tour this Winter…

Rachel

May 2nd, 2014

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TRUTH DUBSTEP // live to air on The 420 Show // 1st May 2014

TRUTH DUBSTEP // live to air on The 420 Show // 1st May 2014

To kick off NZ Music Month in style we are honoured to host TRUTH on The 420 Show, Thursday 1st of May at 5pm ahead of the release of their new EP “30,000ft”  

Rachel

May 1st, 2014

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Month Of Glad May 2014 – DUX LIVE

Month Of Glad May 2014 – DUX LIVE

For NZ music month we’re partnering with Dux Live to bring you an action packed Month of Glad in May! Firstly – all through May you can grab a Dux beer and a burger for only $15!  Start and end your night at the Dux while enjoying some great Kiwi music. Secondly ...

Mike

May 1st, 2014

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NEW ZEALAND MUSIC MONTH // ON RDU 98.5

NEW ZEALAND MUSIC MONTH // ON RDU 98.5

It’s May!  Which means only one thing, New Zealand Music Month!  Here at RDU we are doing HEAPS to celebrate all the fine music coming out of our country.  Have a look below to see what we are doing… Artist of the Day – we will be playing a different stand ...

Rachel

May 1st, 2014

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RDU Album of the Week // 14th April 2014

RDU Album of the Week // 14th April 2014

ALBUM OF THE WEEK this week is the haunting self titled debut from Aldous Harding. Tune in to RDU Morning Glory every day this week for your chance to win a copy! And check her out on tour now… https://www.facebook.com/events/230799690444999/?fref=ts Or grab a copy of ...

Rachel

April 14th, 2014

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Month Of Glad April 2014 – STENCIL

Month Of Glad April 2014 – STENCIL

The Stencil Month of Glad Freebie Friday Death Race Every Friday* in April, Stencil and RDU are teaming up to give away something awesome for free, just because we can! Tune into RDU at Midday every Friday* in April to find out what we’ve got, and where you can get it.

Mike

April 1st, 2014

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RDU98.5FM & Dux Live present Round Up Band Competition 2014

RDU98.5FM & Dux Live present Round Up Band Competition 2014

Round Up is back! Christchurch’s favourite and biggest little band competition is going down in the New Zealand Music Month of May at Dux Live. Get your band sorted and get your tracks locked down. Heats: Mon 5 May Tue 6 May Wed 7 May Thu 8 May Final: Fri 23 May Entry,

Bennie

March 11th, 2014

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INFINITE DEFINITE – MONTH OF GLAD

INFINITE DEFINITE – MONTH OF GLAD

March’s Month Of Glad partner is Infinite Definite in the Re:START mall, and they’re offering up an incredible experience for one lucky RDUnited member! Use the RDU app to scan with every purchase this month to go into the draw for a $1000 personal shopping experience! One ...

Bennie

March 6th, 2014

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WEEKND COVER OF DRUNK IN LOVE

WEEKND COVER OF DRUNK IN LOVE

There’s a new trend in town, and it’s called “do a ‘Drunk In Love’ remix.” Don’t get it twisted though. This is a good thing. After Kanye’s verse and Diplo’s rendition, none other than Abel Tesfaye, aka The Weeknd, jumps ...

admin

February 17th, 2014

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THE RDU APP IS FINALLY HERE

THE RDU APP IS FINALLY HERE

Our new app has finally arrived on iPhone and Android! With our app you can stream the station live wherever and whenever you like!  Plus you can check out the best and newest Kiwi tunes as chosen by you and played on our weekly Te Ahi top 10 show. The app is also your ...

admin

February 17th, 2014

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THANKS DECKNOLOGY 2013 SET

THANKS DECKNOLOGY 2013 SET

Decknology 2013 was a fierce battle of the cities best few. Our friday drive host THANKS Just uploaded his set from the night.

admin

February 17th, 2014

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