BOILER ROOM x BALLANTINE'S

Over the last 5 years we've partnered with Boiler Room, the world biggest broadcaster of new underground music, with a simple mission - showcase & celebrate the most credible music scenes & stories from around the world. So far, we've hit up 150 countries and given more than 250 artists a global audience through our True Music shows.

From spotlighting the birth and legacies of House and Afrobeats coming out South African townships to white-hot techno beats played in sub-zero temperatures of Russia, we've documented each live party, DJ sets, interviews and stories from each stop of our global True Music journey below. Get ready to get lost in Ballantine's True Music.

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Taking a Stand for True Music

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TRUE MUSIC AFRICA

Along with Boiler Room we're taking the True Music experience to Africa. The land of self-starters, creative hustlers and music makers just waiting to bring their unique sounds and home grown brand of cool to the world. We’ll be hitting up six cities across the continent with a host of unmissable shows. From hip-shaking beats to sonically engineered-for the-dancefloor bangers, expect to get down to the sounds of Hip Hop, Gqom, House & Techno.

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TRUE MUSIC HYBRID SOUNDS

For our third instalment of Boiler Room x Ballantine’s True Music Journey, we’ll be taking you on a ride to unchartered musical territories. Carrying on our tradition of creating new and exciting music with innovative artists, we’ll be travelling to Russia, Brazil, Lebanon and Spain on a tour to bring together pioneering live electronic acts with their more traditional, instrumental counterparts in some of the most musically and culturally diverse cities in the world.

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SETH TROXLER x TRUE MUSIC

We've partnered up with Boiler Room & the man, the legend, DJ Seth Troxler to create our second True Music EP. Along the way, we'll head to Brazil, Russia & Poland, putting on a series huge live events, creating some new tracks & we'll be having plenty of fun along the way - stay tuned here & you won't miss a thing here...

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MAYA JANE COLES x TRUE MUSIC

We teamed up with Boiler Room & the iconic Queen of house Maya Jane Coles to create our 1st ever True Music EP. Hitting up South Africa, Russia & finishing off with our friends in Spain, we showcased the countries finest with 3x unmissable events, documenting Maya working on the new tracks & 'talking the future of music' with our 1st ever True Music Forum. Check out the best bits here...

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BOILER ROOM x BALLANTINE'S FLASHBACKS

Over the last 5 years we've worked with over 250 of the best 'True Music' artists from around the globe, putting on more than 20 unmissable live shows. Check out just a few of the highlights.

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