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#188: Alex Perigo – Executive Producer of Jase & PJ

By Jordan Michaelides

Alex Perigo is the Executive Producer at KIIS 101.1’s breakfast radio show, Jase & PJ.

Having a long-term relationship working with the duo back in the days of ZM radio in New Zealand, Alex is easily an underrated aspect of what makes the hit radio show succeed.

In this episode we covered:

  • Starting in radio
  • ZM era: best & worst insight
  • Alex’s passion for radio production 
  • Chemistry & honesty: the magic of Jase & PJ

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SHOW NOTES:

00:28 – Welcome to Uncommon
01:08 – Guest introduction
01:24 – Icebreaker: pies, VHS & Euros
05:23 – Childhood: memories & founding a radio station
14:43 – Starting in radio: ZM and Jase & PJ
19:36 – Work: not all about the grind
21:53 – ZM era: best & worst insight
26:13 – Chemistry & honesty: the magic of Jase & PJ
31:07 – Alex’s passion for radio production
35:28 – Alex on executive production
40:43 – Production idols
42:29 – The future of Jase & PJ
45:43 – Missing New Zealand
48:10 – COVID-19: the ultimate wedding objector CHECK
52:56 – Alex the NZ honeymoon travel agent
56:51 – Morning & evening routine and blockchain
01:04:48 – Best purchase under $200

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CREDITS:

Produced by Neuralle Media
Host – Jordan Michaelides
Executive Producer – Lauren Lopatko
Assistant Producer – Jacob Smith
Audio Engineering – Jason Barkhouse
Videography – Ricards Lacis