88 Boadrum

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88 Boadrum was a duo of free concerts following 2007's 77 Boadrum, hosted by Japanese noise rock band Boredoms on August 8, 2008 (i.e. 08/08/08). The concerts took place at the La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles, California and the Williamsburg waterfront in Brooklyn, New York and featured a new 88-minute composition.

Each concert began at 8:08 PM local time and featured 88 drummers selected by Boredoms and Hisham Bharoocha, the concert's director. Boredoms themselves appeared in Los Angeles, with Gang Gang Dance conducting the Brooklyn concert.[1]


Entries in bold denote drum leaders.


  1. ^ Thompson, Paul (2008-07-16). "Nike Brings Boredoms' 88Boadrum to L.A., Brooklyn". Pitchfork Media. Archived from the original on 26 July 2008. Retrieved 2008-07-26. 
  2. ^ Thompson, Paul (2008-08-01). "Drummers for Boredoms' 88 BoaDrum Revealed". Pitchfork Media. Archived from the original on 5 August 2008. Retrieved 2008-08-01.