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TOYOTA Win the 20th Anniversary of Decknology!

TOYOTA Win the 20th Anniversary of Decknology!

RDU 98.5FM Congratulate TOYOTA for winning the 20th Anniversary of RDU Decknology. The final was held a Winnie Bagoes in the city on November 9th 2018. The Finalists in 2018 were: ZANNIN SUBVERT TOYOTA OSIRIS D’LATINO Defending the title – LXTZ plus the special ...

Simon Claridge

November 12th, 2018

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Prognosis Exclusive RDU Mix: Barry Jamieson

Prognosis Exclusive RDU Mix: Barry Jamieson

The 7th instalment of our International artist highlight is on this Friday the 28th September. I am totally humbled that this artist has agreed to do an exclusive mix for the ProgNosis Show. His involvement in the music industry stretches back over 2 decades, working with ...

MattOrchard

September 25th, 2018

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Scan your RDU APP and go in the draw to win a Technivorm Moccamaster from C4 Coffee!

Scan your RDU APP and go in the draw to win a Technivorm Moccamaster from C4 Coffee!

Scan your RDUnited APP when you make any purchase at C4 Coffee and go in the draw to win a Technivorm Moccamaster coffee machine! Terms and Conditions of entry; 1. By entering the competition or promotion each entrant will be deemed to have accepted these terms and ...

Simon Claridge

August 29th, 2018

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ProgNosis International Artist for Friday, August 17: Ian Dillon

ProgNosis International Artist for Friday, August 17: Ian Dillon

This months ProgNosis International Artist highlight hails from the UK. He has had amazing success with his releases being picked up and played by all the top Dj’s. We are very excited to welcome Ian Dillon as our highlight artist! He has put together a very special ...

MattOrchard

August 16th, 2018

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Adam Hattaway Wins 20th Anniversary of RDU ROUND UP 2018

Adam Hattaway Wins 20th Anniversary of RDU ROUND UP 2018

A huge congratulations to Adam Hattaway and his band for taking out RDU Round Up 2018 – The 20th Anniversary. Check out his sound here – A huge thank you to all who entered and performed. The standard of entries was extremely high, which is so encouraging! All ...

Simon Claridge

August 15th, 2018

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RDU Round Up 2018 – Semi Finals

RDU Round Up 2018 – Semi Finals

The Round Up 2018 heats are done and dusted! What an amazing line up of acts who performed. We are so lucky to have a great depth of talent in this great city! Thank you to all the entrants who participated. The 9 Bands who will be joining Don’t Fight it Marsha in the ...

Simon Claridge

July 23rd, 2018

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Prognosis Exclusive RDU Mix: Matter

Prognosis Exclusive RDU Mix: Matter

The fourth ProgNosis Show International Artist mix hits the airwaves this Friday at 6pm. I’ve been a massive fan of his music for years and it’s an absolute thrill to have this stunning artist lay down a special 90 minute mix for the show: Matter Tune in at 6pm ...

MattOrchard

May 9th, 2018

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Prognosis Exclusive RDU Mix: Maydan

Prognosis Exclusive RDU Mix: Maydan

The third ProgNosis Show International Artist mix hits the airwaves this Friday at 7pm. We are pumped to have the incredibly talented artist: Maydan Tune in at 7pm this Friday, 13 April to hear Maydan’s exclusive RDU mix on Prognosis. Rising out of Israel’s hotbed of talent,

MattOrchard

April 6th, 2018

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Prognosis RDU Mix: Erdi Irmak

Prognosis RDU Mix: Erdi Irmak

The second ProgNosis Show International Artist mix hits the airwaves this Friday at 6pm. We  are super excited to have for the second highlight show the very talented artist: Erdi Irmak. Tune in at 6pm this Friday, 16 March to hear Erdi Irmak’s exclusive RDU mix on ...

MattOrchard

March 14th, 2018

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Prognosis RDU mix: Subandrio

Prognosis RDU mix: Subandrio

The first of the ProgNosis Show International Artist mixes hits the airwaves this Friday at 7pm. We have an incredible artist kicking the series off for us: SUBANDRIO. Tune in at 7pm this Friday 16 Feb to hear Subandrio’s exclusive RDU mix on Prognosis. SUBANDRIO BIO ...

Gemma

February 15th, 2018

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Introducing our 2018 Music Curators

Introducing our 2018 Music Curators

It’s 2018, and we have a new line up of music curators to pick the fresh tracks that are heard on RDU each week! INTRODUCING OUR 2018 MUSIC CURATORS Gemma Syme (Content Manager at RDU98.5FM, Instant Fantasy, member of Fantasing, Fem Screm) Jennifer Shields (former ...

Gemma

February 12th, 2018

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The Tropic Popsicle

The Tropic Popsicle

Ingredients 375ml of Mango  juice 1 banana, sliced Ice pop mold How to make Step 1. Cut 4 slices of banana into the ice pop mold. Pour in Mango juice and place the Popsicle sticks in the center of each mold. Place filled ice pops mold in the freezer for 6–8 hours or until ...

JR

February 9th, 2018

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The first RDU Singles Club artists are…

The first RDU Singles Club artists are…

The first artists for the RDU Singles Club are French Concession & Jed Parsons! Join here: https://www.patreon.com/RDU985FM Jed Parsons has just released his first single “Get Lost” off his upcoming debut album. We have been smashing it on the RDU playlist ...

Gemma

February 7th, 2018

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Join the RDU Singles Club!

Join the RDU Singles Club!

Join our RDU Singles Club on Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/RDU985FM We have always loved and supported NZ music, but now we have thought of an extremely cute way that you can help us… and the artists too. So here is the back story: Since 2013 we have been lathe ...

Gemma

February 1st, 2018

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Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Instant Fantasy

Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Instant Fantasy

Nostalgia Festival is coming up on 10 February 2018 at Ferrymead Heritage Park, and we are proud to bring you the RDU stage at the festival! Get your tickets here: https://www.nostalgiafestival.co.nz/tickets/ INSTANT FANTASY Instant Fantasy is a Realistic Diva. When she ...

Hannah Samson-Barry

January 23rd, 2018

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Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Simon Kong

Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Simon Kong

Nostalgia Festival is coming up on 10 February 2018 at Ferrymead Heritage Park, and we are proud to bring you the RDU stage at the festival! Get your tickets here: https://www.nostalgiafestival.co.nz/tickets/ SIMON KONG A seasoned journeyman of New Zealand dj & dance ...

Hannah Samson-Barry

January 23rd, 2018

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Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Pylonz

Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Pylonz

Nostalgia Festival is coming up on 10 February 2018 at Ferrymead Heritage Park, and we are proud to bring you the RDU stage at the festival! Get your tickets here: https://www.nostalgiafestival.co.nz/tickets/ PYLONZ James Meharry aka Pylonz joins the nostalgia lineup taking ...

Hannah Samson-Barry

January 23rd, 2018

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Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Pickle Darling

Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Pickle Darling

Nostalgia Festival is coming up on 10 February 2018 at Ferrymead Heritage Park, and we are proud to bring you the RDU stage at the festival! Get your tickets here: https://www.nostalgiafestival.co.nz/tickets/ PICKLE DARLING Pickle Darling is the softly charismatic, ...

Hannah Samson-Barry

January 23rd, 2018

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Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Laura Lee Lovely

Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Laura Lee Lovely

Nostalgia Festival is coming up on 10 February 2018 at Ferrymead Heritage Park, and we are proud to bring you the RDU stage at the festival! Get your tickets here: https://www.nostalgiafestival.co.nz/tickets/ LAURA LEE LOVELY Calling the UK home for the last three years, the

Hannah Samson-Barry

January 23rd, 2018

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Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Jed Parsons & His Friends

Nostalgia RDU Stage profile: Jed Parsons & His Friends

Nostalgia Festival is coming up on 10 February 2018 at Ferrymead Heritage Park, and we are proud to bring you the RDU stage at the festival! Get your tickets here: https://www.nostalgiafestival.co.nz/tickets/ JED PARSONS & HIS FRIENDS Having toured extensively with ...

Hannah Samson-Barry

January 23rd, 2018

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