Mellow out says Radio 1 ; with Planet Earth II & Slow TV

Mellow out says Radio 1 ; with Planet Earth II & Slow TV

24th November 2016

Radio 1 is to explore slow TV for the younger generation after partnering with BBC Studios’ Natural History Unit to launch Planet Earth II-themed programming.The youth-skewing station is expanding its video presence on iPlayer with 3 x 30-minute series The Planet Earth II Playlists, in which DJs provide a soundtrack to footage of landscapes shot via drones for BBC1’s David Attenborough-fronted series.

 

Indie rock DJ Huw Stephens will provide a mix for the Canyonlands episode, with reggae DJ David Rodigan selecting the tracks for Jungles.

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