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Making Tracks funding Oct 2014

Making Tracks funding Oct 2014

  Congratulations All the colours, Anika Moa, Beach Pigs, Bunnies On Ponies, Esther Stephens & The Means, Gareth Thomas, K.One, Lontalius, Lydia Cole,Males, Six60, Taste Nasa, Tomorrow People, Trinity Roots, Troy Kingi, Villainy, Don McGlashan, L40, Little ...

Gemma

October 30th, 2014

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RANDA wins Critics’ Choice Prize

RANDA wins Critics’ Choice Prize

A HUUUUUGEEE congratulations to Randa who took out the Critics’ Choice Prize for the Vodafone New Zealand Music Awards 2014. Randa is a favourite round here at RDU, and we are stoked about the choice. Winners get a $10,000 music and recording grant from NZ on Air, and ...

Gemma

October 30th, 2014

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Rhythm and Alps X Decknology

Rhythm and Alps X Decknology

Rhythm and Alps are flying in a special judge to decide on a VERY special prize. A wildcard entry will be picked from the finalists to play at Rhythm and Alps this year! Semi finals this week on Wednesday 29 & Thursday 30 October at Dux Live. Check out our semi final ...

Gemma

October 28th, 2014

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Decknology Semi Finals 2014

Decknology Semi Finals 2014

The Decknology gods have spoken. Semi Finals line-up is below. What night is the pool of death? You decide! See you down at Dux Live on Wednesday 29th and Thursday 30th October to see who makes the Grand Final to take on DJ Ruse!   Wednesday 29th October Alby ...

Rachel

October 23rd, 2014

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FESTA  //  24 – 27 October 2014

FESTA // 24 – 27 October 2014

A glowing city made of jelly, a virtual performance in an ambient architectural space, water calligraphy workshops and a live, large-scale elevated city with a digital dimension are just some of diverse range of future scenarios open to people of all ages at FESTA 2014: The ...

Rachel

October 23rd, 2014

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4 DECADES OF DUB

4 DECADES OF DUB

Bass Factory Soundsystem & The 420 Show in association with RDU presents 4 DECADES OF DUB. Come witness the fitness as Bass Factory meets Kindred inna unity session celebrating Dub music from the foundation through to contemporary Steppas and everything in between. If ...

Gemma

October 22nd, 2014

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Decknology Heats 2014

Decknology Heats 2014

The Decknology gods have spoken. Heats line-up is below. What night is the pool of death? You decide! See you down at Dux Live for the start of this years epic competition! Monday 13th Oct Brycemeister DJ Smivs Wilton Soul Provider Kelsium Misshin Twisted Dub Flint Zannin ...

Gemma

October 7th, 2014

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Month of Glad October 2014 – Vespa

Month of Glad October 2014 – Vespa

  The RDU App and Vespa present… $5 Street food all October!   Scan your free RDU App at Vespa all October for these mean street food feeds for only $5 each:   JERK CHICKEN BAHN MI (GF) STRIPS OF SPICED CHICKEN AND LOUISIANA STYLE RICE   SALT AND ...

Mike

October 1st, 2014

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Cassette Store Day // 27 September 2014

Cassette Store Day // 27 September 2014

It’s official Cassette Store Day this coming Saturday! Dance Asthmatics and Jim Nothing are making a special appearance at Galaxy Records at midday. Treat yo self. Straight from the email: Cassette Store Day 2014 Galaxy Records Live Instore! The Dance Asthmatics Jim ...

Gemma

September 24th, 2014

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Album of the Week  //  Sola Rosa  //  Magnetics

Album of the Week // Sola Rosa // Magnetics

Brand new album ‘Magnetics’ from Sola Rosa, released on Friday 26th September, ahead of their album release tour. We are stoked to have it as our Album of the Week this week.  Tune in to Morning Glory all this week to win a copy.    

Rachel

September 22nd, 2014

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KAIKOURA SUMMER SOUNDS  //  Jan 2015

KAIKOURA SUMMER SOUNDS // Jan 2015

Kaikoura Summersounds Music Festival is back January 17/18th 2015 and once again brings you the best Aotearoa has on offer in funk, blues, reggae and dance music. The festival will be returning to the same majestic site as 2014, where the mountains meet the sea. ...

Rachel

September 17th, 2014

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Red Bull Sound Select  //  20th September

Red Bull Sound Select // 20th September

FREE with RSVP at this link – http://bit.ly/1rtLpxl  OR $3 on door, all proceeds to local talent. Mother Nature hasn’t been easy on you Christchurch. She hissy fitted all over your city, and then Scribe gapped it and you lost that rugby thing you’ve won 368 times

Rachel

September 10th, 2014

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SOUNDCLASH 2014 // Subtle // Bass Factory // Kindred

SOUNDCLASH 2014 // Subtle // Bass Factory // Kindred

The fire is starting to blaze as the annual Te Wai Pounamu Soundclash gets underway. 2013 champions Bass Factory Soundsystem go up to defend the title against Subtle Sound and 2012 champions Kindred Sound. International Soundsystem & Soundclash culture is alive and well ...

Rachel

September 1st, 2014

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Month of Glad September 2014 – C4 COFFEE

Month of Glad September 2014 – C4 COFFEE

For their Month of Glad, C4 have gone all lovely and cuddly and charitable.  Isn’t that nice?  Scan your app every time you make a purchase this month at C4 and select the offer “Make C4 Donate $1 to Charity” and C4 will do just that – specifically, ...

Mike

September 1st, 2014

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DECKNOLOGY SIGN UP FORM

DECKNOLOGY SIGN UP FORM

ENTRIES ARE NOW OPEN. Sharpen your swords, Load your guns and clear your diaries. Make sure you fill out all of your details in the form including technical rider. _ RDU98.5FM Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was ...

Bennie

August 26th, 2014

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DECKNOLOGY 2014 announced.

DECKNOLOGY 2014 announced.

RDU98.5FM Decknology is the South Islands premiere DJ competition. This fierce battle at the decks was 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 2014 rolls out a ...

Bennie

August 20th, 2014

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The Mix Factor  //  Youth DJ Competition

The Mix Factor // Youth DJ Competition

The miX Factor is an annual DJ competition for DJ’s aged 21 years and under. It’s in Christchurch and is run by White Elephant Trust and WE Mix DJ Academy. HEATS  //  Sept 29 and 30 GRAND FINAL  //  October 6th Fill out the easy online registration form here! The

Rachel

August 20th, 2014

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RDBrew Available Now

RDBrew Available Now

The RDBrew is here at last!  One wanker described it like this: “Pilkslagaer is a modern pilsner, weighing in at a sturdy 5.5%. The brew features Orbit hops – a blend of experimental hop varieties that were grown as trials for this years harvest.  Flavours change

Mike

August 14th, 2014

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Month Of Glad August 2014 – HARLEQUIN PUBLIC HOUSE

Month Of Glad August 2014 – HARLEQUIN PUBLIC HOUSE

This month we’re teaming up with Harlequin Public House to offer some great drinks specials AND a fantastic competition. Firstly, head in to Harlequin Public House with your #RDUApp to get great drink discounts at the bar.  They’re now offering $6 tap beers, ...

Mike

August 1st, 2014

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SPARKLE KITTY  //  Second Single  //  VENOM for FREE download

SPARKLE KITTY // Second Single // VENOM for FREE download

Only a month after the Grand Final of Roundup 2014, Sparkle Kitty have been hard at work, collecting all of the many prizes they claimed after taking out the competition held at Dux Live.  They have been recording at The Sitting Room, getting tracks mastered with Reality ...

Rachel

August 1st, 2014

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