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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 ...

Simon Claridge

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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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 ...

Simon Claridge

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 ...

Simon Claridge

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 ...

Simon Claridge

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, ...

Simon Claridge

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

Simon Claridge

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 ...

Simon Claridge

January 23rd, 2018

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And the Decknology champion is…

And the Decknology champion is…

And the Decknology champion is LXTZ! Check out his winning set here. Decknology 2017 happened on Thursday 16 November at Winnie Bagoes City. Mega love to Rockshop NZ, MAINZ (Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand), Serato and Winnie Bagoes City. LXTZ takes home a pair of ...

Gemma

November 22nd, 2017

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Round Up 2017 Grand Final video

Round Up 2017 Grand Final video

Watch what went down at the final of RDU98.5FM’s RoundUp band competition 2017! Big ups to all the Finalists who competed this year, and MASSIVE congrats to Nervous Jerk who took out the title. Nervous Jerk: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rzF2wDexL8 Sunset ...

Gemma

October 5th, 2017

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Sheldon Williams

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Sheldon Williams

Sheldon Williams goes deep in to the electronica realm to bring you beats, treats and electronic delights. He also brings you Plantspace with Plantgril every Saturday 8-10am. Added this week: NAJEM SWORB- K-abL

Gemma

September 1st, 2016

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RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Brian Feary

RDU Curator Spotify playlist – Brian Feary

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 of indie + alt tunes that he has chosen for our playlist. Added this week: SARAH MARY CHADWICK – Yunno What

Gemma

August 26th, 2016

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UPDATED: The Green Room Spotify playlist

UPDATED: The Green Room Spotify playlist

UPDATED: The Green Room – RDU98.5FM ‪#‎Spotify‬ playlist. This week featuring: Sheep, Dog & Wolf – Breathe Glass Vaults – Sacred Heart GRAYSON GILMOUR – Silence & Youth The Green Room is 100% kiwi electronic-y music thanks to NZ On Air Music.  

Gemma

February 1st, 2016

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This Weeks Giveaways

This Weeks Giveaways

Here’s the list of give aways for this week! Tune in during these shows for your chance to WIN WOOOOOO. You can text in via our RDU APP, or go old school on 021 RDU 985 (021 738 985). TUESDAY Port Hole Food & Beverage Voucher (2 pints & a plate of nachos) – Up Again ...

Gemma

January 25th, 2016

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VIDEO: RDU Decknology 2015 Grand Final

VIDEO: RDU Decknology 2015 Grand Final

RDU 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 Christchurch. RDU Decknology 2015 saw Christchurch ...

Gemma

January 20th, 2016

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RDUApp – class 1 and 2

RDUApp – class 1 and 2

Here are the first two all-you-need-to-know RDU App Classes from Morning Glory with Mike, which explain the fancy new user interface, and the exciting new way you can claim discounts without having to use the scanner. Tune in for the rest of this week for more saucy ...

Gemma

February 3rd, 2015

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Best of Part One, Hip Hop

Best of Part One, Hip Hop

RDU 98.5FM Making Tracks Exposed Season Two – Best of Part One, the Hip Hop Artists by Rdu 98.5fm on Mixcloud

Gemma

November 18th, 2014

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French for Rabbits

French for Rabbits

RDU 98.5FM Making Tracks Exposed Season Two Episode 44 – French for Rabbits – Gone Gone Gone by Rdu 98.5fm on Mixcloud

Gemma

November 10th, 2014

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THE BATS “UP TO THE SKY”

THE BATS “UP TO THE SKY”

ANATOMY OF A SONG – EP Six – THE BATS “UP TO THE SKY” by Rdu 98.5fm on Mixcloud Anatomy of a Song is a radio series that explores the sound elements that make up a recorded song via deconstructed songs and interviews with well-known alternative New ...

Gemma

November 6th, 2014

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