RDU 98.5FM has been the leading music broadcaster in Ōtautahi since 1976. Championing our local and regional musicians by promoting their music, gigs, tours…and personalities. Part of our community are a number of Sound System crews who bring together an array of communities to experience many modern or classic genres of music performed through sound […]
SALTBOX Studios alongside RDU 98.5FM and Tyanhaus, with the support of the Christchurch City Council, is subsidising access for Ōtautahi musicians to create and promote new work. The program subsidises and allows access for 20 artists or bands to produce unreleased pieces of music. With the program in full swing, we are excited to announce […]
Rhythm & Alps 2022 is set to be the biggest year in the festival’s history! With a huge variety of artists, and set in a stunning, hard-to-rival backdrop, RnA 2022 is the best way t o see out the year! In this series, Liam on our Burnt Breakfast Show is highlighting and interviewing some of […]
INTRODUCING THE SALTBOX STUDIOS PROGRAMME 2022-2023 SALTBOX Studios, in association with RDU 98.5FM, are proud to present a 2022 programme of activities in the newly refitted rehearsal spaces formerly known as BeatBox – located at the BOXED QUARTER 270 St Asaph St, SALT DISTRICT, central Ōtautahi, Christchurch. Giving new life to tired spaces, SALTBOX is […]
Erny Belle releases the stirring new single, ‘Hell Hole’.
Taking out the top spot on last weeks Te Ahi 10 was the currently Christchurch based Keepsakes, with his song ‘Club Rats’.
Pretty Stooked return with their sophomore single, ‘Stay’.
We caught up with Junus Orca to chat about taking out the top spot two weeks in a row, his production process and how ‘Prophet Of Blindness & Vision’ came together.