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“Hard Knock Life” Producer The 45 King Blessed Boiler Room with an Hour Long DJ Set

The 45 King has had one of the most notable production careers in rap. After dominating the late 80s b-boy era with his inescapable horn break “The 900 Number” (you’ve heard it before), he led … read more »

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Milo McBride Makes Wiry Tunes to Smoke E-Blunts To

FADER PREMIERE A range of synthetic voices stutter indecipherable things on NYC producer Milo McBride’s new song “Flaz.” It’s a wiry little thing: a few tambourine shakes, a couple of handclaps and some stretched-out synth … read more »

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Download Jamie xx’s One Hour Love Letter to London

There are intermittent thunderstorms over London today, casting a cool tension over what’s otherwise a scorching June weekend. In the centre of the city, thousands are gathering for the annual Pride parade; from the vantage … read more »

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Stream Soulection’s Essential Three Hour Boiler Room Session

The LA-based Soulection team of beatsmiths and DJs made their way to London this past May for their first ever Boiler Room set. The crew’s stable of pulsing Rhythm & Dance beats have built them … read more »

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Watch Lunice’s Boiler Room Set, Featuring Flatbush Zombies and Mykki Blanco

The ever-amped, impish DJ Lunice opened Ray-Ban and Boiler Room’s SXSW Warehouse Broadcast in his trademark way with the mournful “RIP Trap” (formerly “RIP Swag,” when that was in vogue), followed by a spin of … read more »

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Watch Jamie xx’s Boiler Room Set

Opening with a better-than-the-original edit of The xx’s “Reconsider” (and, really, aren’t his edits always better), the group’s gifted producer headlined a fantastic, Young Turks-hosted Boiler Room this week. Watch his entire 55-minute set above. … read more »

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Environments: Boiler Room Goes International

In the endless debate as to whether or not the internet helps or hinders our ability to connect as human beings, we have a counterintuitive point on the pro side from Boiler Room, a private … read more »

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Four years ago my friend Kevin and I went on a trip to La Paz, the capital city of Baja Del Sur, Mexico. It’s difficult to get there direct, so we flew into Los Cabos … read more »

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Video: Physical Therapy Live at Boiler Room New York

A low-key dressed Physical Therapy opened the very first New York edition of Boiler Room last week, climaxing with an unreal club remix of Usher about 40 minutes in. Watch his set above, or stream … read more »

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Video: Animal Collective Live at the Boiler Room

A couple weeks ago, Animal Collective kicked off Boiler Room’s new morning broadcast, “Breakfast Show,” with a two-hour set of wavy jams and world music. Now, you can watch the footage as Deakin, Avey Tare … read more »

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