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MAY 30 – KAMANDI – YEAH I STILL CARE

MAY 30 – KAMANDI – YEAH I STILL CARE

KAMANDI Hailing from Christchurch, Kamandi is one of the leading lights of New Zealand’s contemporary electronic music scene. A beat-maker, producer and live performer, his gritty vibe-drenched soundworld draws measured influence from the Los Angeles Beats scene and ...

Bennie

May 31st, 2014

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MAY 29 – SOLA ROSA – CAN WE GET IT TOGETHER

MAY 29 – SOLA ROSA – CAN WE GET IT TOGETHER

With six albums under his belt, a raft of accolades and well over a decade of producing genre-splitting music, Andrew Spraggon’s work as Sola Rosa has cemented him as one of the world’s most exciting and versatile producers. From a humble, self-released one man project, Sola

Bennie

May 29th, 2014

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MAY 28 – ANNA CODDINGTON – GANGSTERS

MAY 28 – ANNA CODDINGTON – GANGSTERS

Gangsters by Anna Coddington Anna Coddington recently released her second album. It’s called “Cat & Bird”. It’s really good and you should buy it. Her first album is called “The Lake”. Her old band Duchess also has a 6-track EP out. ...

Bennie

May 28th, 2014

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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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L.A.L. EP 10 – ALDOUS HARDING

L.A.L. EP 10 – ALDOUS HARDING

LOCAL AND LIVE EP 10 – ALDOUS HARDING 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 and upcoming Kiwi bands and producers as well as

Bennie

May 27th, 2014

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MAY 27 – THE NOMAD – ‘BROK OUT’ feat LOTEK

MAY 27 – THE NOMAD – ‘BROK OUT’ feat LOTEK

THE NOMAD Bookings/NZ/AU info@thenomadmusic.com www.thenomadmusic.com Biography The Nomad / New Album“7” Release Date: 7-7-14 Featuring: King Kapisi,Israel Starr,Lotek, Oakley OG Grenell, Aaron Tokona, Dexta Malawi, Andy Qroniq, Eavesdrop, Caroline Agostini, Dr Richard Nuns ...

Bennie

May 27th, 2014

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MAY 26 – RAIZA BIZA – ‘FIRST LIGHT’

MAY 26 – RAIZA BIZA – ‘FIRST LIGHT’

RAIZA BIZA Young Gifted & Broke – AmmoNation True to life hip hop with soul. Uncompromising. Download my ‘Dream Something LP’ for free at www.raizabiza.bandcamp.com Biography True to life hip hop with soul. Uncompromising. “Music is life, Life is

Bennie

May 26th, 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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The Phoenix Foundation

The Phoenix Foundation

THE PHOENIX FOUNDATION RDU 98.5FM Making Tracks Exposed s Two Ep 22 – The Phoenix Foundation’ by Rdu 98.5fm on Mixcloud

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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MAY 25 – TINY RUINS – CARRIAGES

MAY 25 – TINY RUINS – CARRIAGES

Tiny Ruins will release their second album, Brightly Painted One in early May, followed by national and international tours in later 2014. Formed as a solo project in 2009 by songwriter Hollie Fullbrook, the band now includes bassist Cass Basil and drummer Alexander Freer. ...

Bennie

May 25th, 2014

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MAY 24 – TRUTH – 30,000FT (DEEP MEDI)

MAY 24 – TRUTH – 30,000FT (DEEP MEDI)

TRUTH Sonic architects of songs with an emotional heft as heavy as the subwoofer rupturing basslines that underpin their work, Truth are one of New Zealand’s finest creative exports. Respected across the globe, since inception several years ago, Truth (Andre Fernandez ...

Bennie

May 24th, 2014

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MAY 23 – SHUNKAN – WASH YOU AWAY

MAY 23 – SHUNKAN – WASH YOU AWAY

SHUNKAN – Marina is from Los Angeles and now lives in Invercargill, New Zealand she was previously in a band called The Dining Dead, and had solo projects on the side (SummerBlonde, potato skull)

Bennie

May 23rd, 2014

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MAY 22 – ESTERE – THOUGHTS

MAY 22 – ESTERE – THOUGHTS

Estère is a girl with an MPC she likes to call Lola. She produces all her own songs with Lola, mostly at home in her pajamas. Estère plays/records a mixture of bass, synth, drums, vocal harmonies, keyboard, whistles, claps, kazoo, desk tapping and anything else that might ...

Bennie

May 23rd, 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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MAY 21 – TRICK MAMMOTH	– DAYS OF BEING WILD

MAY 21 – TRICK MAMMOTH – DAYS OF BEING WILD

Trick Mammoth are a three piece pop band from Dunedin, New Zealand. Adrian Ng plays guitar and sings, Millie Lovelock plays guitar and sings, and Sam Valentine plays drums. We tend to enjoy books, tea, sushi, flowers and alone time. We love you. _ Floristry by Trick Mammoth

Bennie

May 21st, 2014

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L.A.L EP 09 – STONEHURST

L.A.L EP 09 – STONEHURST

LOCAL AND LIVE EP 09 – Stonehurst 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 and upcoming Kiwi bands and producers as well as raw

Bennie

May 21st, 2014

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MAY 20 – ONE WAKA – ONE WAKA

MAY 20 – ONE WAKA – ONE WAKA

Coming from Christchurch NZ, One Waka are an 8-piece heavy-hitting family dub band thrown into a mixing pot with funk, reggae & electronic elements. Our constantly varying sound makes for an interesting experience at every single one of our gigs… Come along to the

Bennie

May 20th, 2014

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Sheep, Dog & Wolf – ‘Glare’

Sheep, Dog & Wolf – ‘Glare’

Sheep, Dog & Wolf – GLARE RDU 98.5FM Making Tracks Exposed Season Two Episode 21 – sheep dog wolf ‘Glare’ by Rdu 98.5fm on Mixcloud

Bennie

May 19th, 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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