Posted Tuesday 06 Jul 2021
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.
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.
They have been music supervisors on some incredible New Zealand films such as The Heart Dances, Poi E, The Dark Horse, Two Little Boys, Herbs: Songs of Freedom, Fresh Meat and Shihad:Beautiful Machine.
TV show supervision projects include Super City, Step Dave, Taranaki Hard, The Almighty Johnsons, Radio Punks Documentary, The Tender Trap and Aussie series Wanted 2.