Aeroplane Music Services celebrates 10 years

Posted Tuesday 06 Jul 2021

Aeroplane Music Services celebrates 10 years

Founded by WIFT NZ member and musician Jan Hellreigel, Aeroplane Music Services turns 10 this month! 

Here are a few highlights from the great work they've been doing in the past decade!

The challenges of 2020 saw the birth of digital music compilationMusic From Tomorrow Morning,a 28 track collection of music from local artists who wrote and recorded songs with the theme of sunrise and new beginnings.

In conjunction with Genesis Energy, Aeroplane released Warren Maxwell's single 'Moments' with profits going to the Foundation of Youth Development.

Commercial projects

Licensing highlights include TV ads for Vogel's and Chris Knox's 'Not Given Lightly', KFC and The Meters' 'Clap Your Hands', The Swingers 'Counting the Beat' for Countdown, plus licensing Flying Nun tracks for overseas companies, Tory Burch, Milk Makeup and Greyskate Magazine.

Music supervision

They have been music supervisors on some incredible New Zealand films such as The Heart DancesPoi EThe Dark HorseTwo Little BoysHerbs: Songs of FreedomFresh Meat and Shihad:Beautiful Machine

TV show supervision projects include Super CityStep DaveTaranaki HardThe Almighty JohnsonsRadio Punks DocumentaryThe Tender Trap and Aussie series Wanted 2.