â€˜Boiler Room, a site that takes DJs from the bleeding edge of the UK underground and puts them on at an invite only secret location, broadcast to thousands watching at home online.â€™ ReadÂ here.
‘The talent-packedÂ Boiler RoomÂ has become the focus of music bloggers as well as broadcast DJs and performers, who spin their stuff in a dark room, hidden within a derelict warehouse.’Â
‘Itâ€™s basically an extension, or even evolution, of Londonâ€™s rich pirate radio culture. A small, sweaty room. Great DJs. The odd live performance. Red Stripe. Rum.’
‘Since its inception in March 2010, Boiler Room has had a list of guests that reads like a who’s who of dance music.’ Read here.
THE LAST MAGAZINE
‘Anyone looking for the very forefront of the new music scene in East London could do much worse than to tune in weekly to Boiler Room.’ Read here.
GRAHAM FINK, CCO, OGILVY CHINA
His latest venture, ‘Boiler Room’, showcases some of the hottest and most diverse underground musical talent, streamed live over the internet to thousands worldwide.
â€˜Boiler RoomÂ plays a very important part in the surround culture of underground electronic music.â€™
‘The future of broadcasting.’
‘Music Businesses Of The Year: From a small room in Dalston to a globe-spanning brand, in just over a year Boiler Room has emerged as one of the most important broadcasters in underground music.’ Read here.
‘In less than 18 months the Boiler Room has established itself as a crucial spot for both established legends and rising stars from across the spectrum of underground dance music.’Â Read here.
‘the meteoric rise of the Boiler Room and its place in the history of global music broadcasting’. Read here.
Boiler Room takes no.1 slot in Timeout’s Best Of 2011 piece. Read here.
â€˜The biggest nightlife success of the past year,Â Boiler RoomÂ blurs the line between an online club and a radio show.â€™
‘A year down the line,Â Boiler RoomÂ is held with high regard by a generation of beat-savvy aficionados.’
‘There is always something good happening in London. It’s about finding a new platform to do what you do – see theÂ Boiler RoomÂ sessions – which in many ways come from the same heart and soul as deviation.’
â€˜Owing to its early, unstoppable success,Â Boiler RoomÂ has now moved off of Ustream and on to its own website. Itâ€™s the 21st century digital answer to pirate radio.â€™
â€˜Innovations like the London basedÂ Boiler RoomÂ have taken that idea of a live broadcast via the Ustream medium and applied it differently. In a short timeÂ Boiler RoomÂ has grown from a concise group of people crammed into an actual boiler room of a warehouse to a weekly event broadcast live from London venues.â€™
THE GASLAMP KILLER
‘Itâ€™s the motherfuckin Boiler Rum!’
‘Since its humble beginnings the collective have amassed quite a following and donâ€™t show signs of giving up any time soon.’ Read here.
‘If you haven’t reached any of theÂ Boiler RoomÂ sessions yet then thatâ€™s a problem. Nothing but vibes. I remember sitting pretty much at the first one and now its drawing the biggest numbers and names out there.’