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Colleen Murphy – Classic album Sundays

Colleen Murphy or DJ Cosmo as she’s known in clubbing circles is a one woman force for great sound in public. She has her own record label, Bitches Brew, runs… Read more

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Sit and listen: Classic album sundays

Classic Album Sundays is the brainwave of DJ and audiophile Colleen Murphy. She calls it a communal and audiophile listening experience on her blog. The premise is simple: she plays… Read more

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We love a badly produced album

  Much as we love a well-recorded album, occasionally nothing can beat a really dirty production. When you listen to the Ramones first album, you are not listening for transparency… Read more

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Peter Gregson’s Real World recording blog

  It’s fast becoming my generations stock explanation – “it happened on Twitter”. Let me explain. I was in Boston performing a concert of solo cello and interactive electronics music… Read more

Vinyl – A new hope

Vinyl – A new hope

Seemingly moribund with the onset of CD, vinyl, especially audiophile vinyl, is now enjoying, says Paul Rigby, both a cultural and marketing renaissance. Vinyl was supposed to be finished. As… Read more

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Exclusive high-quality format of Peter Gabriel’s new album

Peter Gabriel has chosen to make his new album, Scratch My Back, available as a 24-bit FLAC download exclusively through Society of Sound from March 2nd. He has always been… Read more

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Henry's Dream

Nick Cave to remaster Bad Seeds albums in 5.1

The second batch of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds albums set for remastering in 5.1 Surround Sound are: Tender Prey, The Good Son and Henry’s Dream. The band pledged… Read more

Abbey Road and the Beatles – the story behind the remasters

Abbey Road and the Beatles – the story behind the remasters

An insightful and exclusive interview with Allan Rouse, project co-ordinator of the Beatles remastered boxsets... Read more

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Quality of recordings vs quality of equipment -which side are you on?

We recently invited B&W customers to ask us  questions.  We’ve had an overwhelming response and we’ve tried to answer as many as we can. Several of the questions will be… Read more