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#RDU40 – RoundUp

#RDU40 – RoundUp

A documentary series that delves deeper into the ‘Alternative Radio: RDU98.5FM since 1976′ exhibition at Canterbury Museum. In this episode we talk about RoundUp – the RDU band competition! And that year that Spanky’s band bet Shapeshifter in the ...

Gemma

July 29th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Brian Feary

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Brian Feary

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Not only does Brian Feary host The Sheep Technique on Monday from 4-6pm, he is also one of our RDU music curators. Hear a selection indie + alt tunes that he has chosen for our playlist.

Gemma

July 29th, 2016

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PODCAST: Vintage Breakfast with Spanky #RDU40

PODCAST: Vintage Breakfast with Spanky #RDU40

Listen back. Feel those feel! Originally broadcast from Canterbury Museum on Saturday 16 July, 2016 as part of the ‘Alternative Radio: RDU98.5FM since 1974’ exhibition.

Gemma

July 29th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Sheldon Williams

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Sheldon Williams

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Sheldon Williams goes deep in to the electronica realm to bring you beats, treats and electronic delights. Hear some of his selections in his Spotify playlist below.

Gemma

July 28th, 2016

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Calling all budding Young Reporters!

Calling all budding Young Reporters!

Get involved in the Young Reporters for the Environment Programme.   This national eco-journalism competition is open for all 11-18 years old’s living in New Zealand.  It is an internationally adopted programme that gives New Zealand youth the opportunity to produce ...

Gemma

July 28th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Dave Imlay

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Dave Imlay

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Check out some of Dave Imlay’s playlist selections below. You can also go check out his store Galaxy Records down at 336 St Asaph St. All the most delicious vinyl, cds and tapes you could ask for!

Gemma

July 27th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – RQ

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – RQ

RQ had too many #rare tracks this week, so just one track added to the Spotify playlist. If you like all things Bass Music, RQ has the goods for you.

Gemma

July 26th, 2016

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#RDU40 – In Real Life vinyl

#RDU40 – In Real Life vinyl

A documentary series that delves deeper into the ‘Alternative Radio: RDU98.5FM since 1976′ exhibition at Canterbury Museum. In this episode we talk vinyl and things with James from In Real Life and Aidan Moody from Plinius Audio – Listen to the new episode on air

Gemma

July 22nd, 2016

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PODCASTS: Best of Breakfast

PODCASTS: Best of Breakfast

Up Again, again! Listen back to all the excellent interviews and bits and pieces throughout breakfast this week. Listen here or on the iTunes feed.

Gemma

July 22nd, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Brian Feary

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Brian Feary

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Not only does Brian Feary host The Sheep Technique on Monday from 4-6pm, he is also one of our RDU music curators. Hear a selection indie + alt tunes that he has chosen for our playlist.

Gemma

July 22nd, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Sheldon Williams

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Sheldon Williams

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Sheldon Williams goes deep in to the electronica realm to bring you beats, treats and electronic delights. Hear some of his selections in his Spotify playlist below.

Gemma

July 21st, 2016

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Silver Scrolls nominees announced

Silver Scrolls nominees announced

AHHHHHH! So many excellent RDU favourites nominated for this years Silver Scrolls! Congrats to all the nominees   Solid. Top 20 member voting is now open, and closes on Sunday, August 14.

Gemma

July 21st, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Dave Imlay

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Dave Imlay

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Check out some of Dave Imlay’s playlist selections below. You can also go check out his store Galaxy Records down at 336 St Asaph St. All the most delicious vinyl, cds and tapes you could ask for!

Gemma

July 20th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – RQ

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – RQ

Couple of new tracks added to RQ’s Spotify playlist. If you like all things Bass Music, RQ has the goods for you.

Gemma

July 19th, 2016

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SPOTIFY PLAYLIST: The Green Room

SPOTIFY PLAYLIST: The Green Room

UPDATED SPOTIFY PLAYLIST: The Green Room Tune in every Saturday from 4-6pm to hear all the best NZ Electronica. New to the Spotify playlist week: Julien Dyne – Stained Glass Fresh Frosen Feat. Mara TK MADEIRA – Let Me Down Estère – Me at the Museum, You in the Winter Garden ...

Gemma

July 18th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Brian Feary

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Brian Feary

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Not only does Brian Feary host The Sheep Technique on Monday from 4-6pm, he is also one of our RDU music curators. Hear a selection indie + alt tunes that he has chosen for our playlist.

Gemma

July 15th, 2016

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PODCASTS: Best of Breakfast

PODCASTS: Best of Breakfast

Up Again, again! Listen back to all the excellent interviews and bits and pieces throughout breakfast this week. Listen here or on the iTunes feed.

Gemma

July 15th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Sheldon Williams

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Sheldon Williams

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Sheldon Williams goes deep in to the electronica realm to bring you beats, treats and electronic delights. Hear some of his selections in his Spotify playlist below.  

Gemma

July 14th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Dave Imlay

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Dave Imlay

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. Check out some of Dave Imlay’s playlist selections below. You can also go check out his store Galaxy Records down at 336 St Asaph St. All the most delicious vinyl, cds and tapes you could ask for!

Gemma

July 13th, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – RQ

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – RQ

Every week we will be updating our RDU Curators Spotify playlists. First up this week we have RQ’s playlist. If you like things a bit on the Bass Music side, RQ has tracks for you!

Gemma

July 12th, 2016

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