Samuel Yirga's Habasha Sessions album

Jazz pianist and Debussy this month on Society of Sound

We are very proud to be able to offer the debut solo recording of young jazz pianist, Samuel Yirga. The release is compiled specifically for Society of Sound and is… Read more

Record Store Day 2011

Record Store Day 2011 coming soon on the 16th April

Nine days to go before Record Store Day 2011. You can check their site for all the updates but there are some fantastic releases this year from The White Stripes… Read more

Samuel Yirga (Photography: York Tillyer)

Prodigy Ethiopian pianist debuts material with Society of Sound

Samuel Yirga is a young pianist from Addis Ababa, introduced to Real World and Bowers & Wilkins’ Society of Sound through his involvement with the band Dub Colossus. He has… Read more

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Society of Sound present Mahler’s 5th Symphony from LSO Live

Along with Beethoven’s eponymous 5th, Mahler’s 5th Symphony is one of the most recorded works on the planet. So there have to be some very good reasons to justify a… Read more

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Afro Celt Sound System singer previews solo album here

One of contemporary music’s most ambitious singers and recording artists, Iarla has been part of the multi-million selling and Grammy-nominated Afro Celt Sound System as well as collaborating with Peter… Read more

Cara Dillon

Cara Dillon live at Grand Opera House – exclusive audio

Following on from the huge success of ‘Hill of Thieves’ and together with traditional musicians who featured on that album, Cara Dillon decided to recreate the album for one night… Read more

Ola Onabule at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, 2010

Ola Onabule previews album on Society of Sound

Acclaimed soul singer and songwriter, Ola Onabule is previewing his latest album, Seven Shades Darker, on Society of Sound next week. His style effortlessly combines grooves rooted in the soul… Read more

Unthanks

Exclusive Unthanks compilation plus Beethoven’s 9th Symphony

This month’s albums for Society of Sound members include Bernard Haitink’s staggering recording of Beethoven’s ninth symphony from the LSO live archives as well as a brand new handpicked compilation,… Read more

Portico Quartet Mecury-nominated album on Society of Sound

Portico Quartet Mecury-nominated album on Society of Sound

The wonderful Portico Quartet have made their debut album ‘Knee-deep in the North Sea’ available to members of Society of Sound. This album is only available via our Download Manager.… Read more