The Fab Four being fab on their own

Music

We pick our ten favourite Beatles solo albums. The Beatles are still regarded by many as the greatest band in the world ever. But after an incredibly prolific and relatively…

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Album review: Milk Carton Kids – All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn’t Do (Anti-)

Music

Beautiful harmonies and subversive lyrics In America they put pictures of missing children on milk cartons but Joey Ryan and Kenneth Pattengale are anything but lost, they have been blazing…

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Uniting of Opposites – Ancient Lights

Album review: Uniting of Opposites – Ancient Lights (Tru-Thoughts)

Music

Cosmic listening Ancient Lights is an old English property law that gives people the right to receive natural light in their homes, it’s one of the few laws that doesn’t…

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Bowers & Wilkins at BMW International Open 2018

Music

Watch our highlights at this year’s BMW International Open, featuring a new and improved stand showcasing the latest cutting-edge Bowers & Wilkins products. Over the course of last week and…

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PX Sound Series

PX Sound Series: Intimacy

Music

In the final article in our PX Sound Series, we listen to tracks from artists like CAN, Nirvana and Elvis Presley, and explore how PX presents this music with depth,…

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Leon Vynehall – Nothing Is Still

Album review: Leon Vynehall – Nothing Is Still (Ninja Tune)

Music

Sonic storyteller Behind every notable work of art there is a story to tell and in Leon Vynehall’s case it’s the story of his grandparents emigrating to New York in…

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great-sounding world music albums

10 great-sounding world music albums you must hear

Music

Folk. Afrobeat. Jazz fusion, and more. We’ve got it all covered in our list of 10 great-sounding world music albums. 1. King Sunny Ade – Seven Degrees North King Sunny…

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Album review: R+R=NOW - Collagically Speaking

Album review: R+R=NOW – Collagically Speaking (Blue Note)

Music

The shape of music to come? There was a time when supergroups had a bad name, Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker’s Blind Faith being one reason, but in…

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Is bluetooth audio really worse than wired?

Is Bluetooth audio really worse than wired?

Sound Lab

Is it time to rid ourselves of the 21st century myth of inadequate Bluetooth audio? On the 7th of September 2016, technology giant Apple® announced the iPhone 7, and along…

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Album review: Modern Studies – Welcome Strangers (Fire Records)

Music

Pastoral tunes You have to look away from the big cities to find new music in Britain today, it’s the only way for artists to escape from the pressure to…

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Solo: A Star Wars Story soundtrack

Soundtrack review: Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)

Music

John Powell and John Williams inject youthful orchestral energy into the intergalactic spaghetti western heist that is Solo: A Star Wars Story. There’s no denying the important legacy of Star…

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Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids

Album review: Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids – An Angel Fell (Strut)

Music

A large scale recording with lots of rich tone and atmosphere Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids are something of a new old stock band, originally formed in 1972 they released…

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e.s.t. Live in London (ACT)

Album review: e.s.t. Live in London (ACT)

Music

Inspirational jazz Esbjörn Svensson died in a scuba diving accident on June 14th, 2008, ten years on the ACT label that released all but the earliest of the e.s.t. (Esbjörn…

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10 years of Society of Sound

10 years of Society of Sound playlist

Music

Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound has been a home for outstanding music for 10 years. The pursuit of true sound is a science, but it’s also about people and…

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PX Sound

PX Sound Series: Texture

Sound Lab

PX are the best-sounding wireless headphones we’ve ever made, and we’re exploring their sonic properties through a variety of great songs. Now we show how PX brings to life the…

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best-sounding electronic albums

11 of the best-sounding electronic albums

Music

What are the best-sounding electronic albums for your speakers or headphones? We’ve selected eleven that we think make the cut thanks to their musical creativity, innovative production and audiophile sound.…

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Nik Bärtsch Ronin – Awase (ECM)

Album review: Nik Baartsch Ronin – Awase (ECM)

Music

He’s into his Japanese martial arts is Nik, his band is named after a samurai without a master and the title of this album means ‘competitive’ in the land of…

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Our top 10 morning albums

Our top 10 morning albums

Music

Including artists such as Beck, Abba and Fleetwood Mac, we present our top 10 morning albums. The perfect complement to your morning routine – whatever it may be – we…

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Callum Ilott

Bowers & Wilkins is supporting F1’s next big thing: Callum Ilott

Music

Bowers & Wilkins has partnered with Callum Ilott, the up-and-coming British racer embarking on a passion-driven journey to Formula One™ success. Described as ‘big talent’ by ex-F1 driver Jos Verstappen,…

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Jon Hopkins - Singularity review

Album Review: Jon Hopkins – Singularity (Domino)

Music

Scaling the highs and lows of human emotion You’d not guess from this album that Jon Hopkins trained to be a classical pianist and had the opportunity to follow a…

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Ten tracks to test P9 Signature

Music

P9 Signature is no ordinary pair of headphones. Launched to celebrate Bowers & Wilkins’ 50th anniversary, these luxurious headphones are capable of delivering resolution and detail like no other headphones…

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