Machinedrum & Jimmy Edgar

We go behind the scenes at Boiler Room's W Hotels night in the penthouse suite to meet the producer dream team duo

After 12 years of friendship living across New York, Berlin and touring Japan together, two of electronic music's most prolific producers Jimmy Edgar and Machinedrum (aka Travis Stewart, one half of NY-based Sepalcure) finally joined musical forces for their collaborative project JETS. Recently releasing their debut EP on Leisure System, the self-titled four-tracker was an aptly eccentric and groove-filled venture, combining Machinedrum's stuttered percussion and infectious beat-skipping rhythms with Edgar's patented R&B-influenced electro-funk.

Ahead of a night with Boiler Room as part of their back to back sessions alongside Skream & Disclosure, TEED & Friendly Fires, and Jackmaster & Loefah which quickly descended into mayhem in the four-person showers and jacuzzi, Dazed went down to shoot the pair in an exclusive behind-the-scenes interview at the E-WOW penthouse suite in London's W Hotels...