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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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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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HISTORY OF ‘U’ 1982

HISTORY OF ‘U’ 1982

1982 In 1982, the station was granted a licence for broadcast during three periods – 15 February to 13 March 1982, 26 April to 15 May 1982, and 19 July to 1 August 1982. Call sign 3XB, frequency 1422kHz. Refer: Licence pink 19 The licence was issued allowing Radio U to ...

James

October 29th, 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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L.A.L – THE VIOLET-OHS

L.A.L – THE VIOLET-OHS

LOCAL AND LIVE EP 24 – THE VIOLET-OHS (AT DARKROOM) by Rdu 98.5fm on Mixcloud RDU98.5 in association with NZ On Air is please to announce: LOCAL AND LIVE. A regular mini documentary series featuring tracks recorded live at venues around Christchurch from established ...

Gemma

October 28th, 2014

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Raiza Biza

Raiza Biza

RDU 98.5FM Making Tracks Exposed Season Two Episode 42 – RAIZA BIZA – FLASHBACKS feat. K SABA by Rdu 98.5fm on Mixcloud

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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