Thane Kirby (Music Reviewer)
Thane Kirby created George fm in 1998 from a bedroom in Grey Lynn - he saw a gap in the market for jazz, soul and dance music.
Whilst running George Fm he created numerous other radio stations including Frank which later became Coast fm, UP and Radio Ponsonby.
He went on to create ALT tv which cumed 500,000 viewers per nationwide per month and became a cult hit with its alternative demographic producing edgy programming that often made news headlines.
Thane hosts Thane Kirby Drive on George fm from 3-6pm Daily and is a regular dj on the Auckland bar/club scene.