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This article was published on June 30, 2015

Listen to a frustrated Zane Lowe trying to get Apple’s Beats 1 ready for launch

Listen to a frustrated Zane Lowe trying to get Apple’s Beats 1 ready for launch
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Mic Wright is a journalist specialising in technology, music and popular culture. He lives in Dublin. He is on Twitter at @brokenbottleboy. Mic Wright is a journalist specialising in technology, music and popular culture. He lives in Dublin. He is on Twitter at @brokenbottleboy.

Beats 1, Apple’s music station, starts broadcasting today but it’s having some teething problems in the run up to going properly live.

Anyone who has downloaded the iOS 8.4 update and tuned in to the station ahead of the official launch will have heard as much.

Over Brian Eno’s Ambient 1: Music For Airports, you can hear an understandably frustrated Zane Lowe – one of the station’s three launch DJs – and a producer attempting to work through the kinks.

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