Theo Travis and Robert Fripp - Discretion

New Robert Fripp collaboration and classic Ravel on Society of Sound

Fripp originally came to widespread public attention via his group King Crimson but his performance and recording career has spanned five decades including work with Brian Eno, David Bowie and… Read more

Ilona Sagar - Unsound House

Ilona Sagar show at RCA featuring Bowers & Wilkins speakers

“Sound has always been a key element of my practice, which spans performance, film and assemblage.”   Sound artist, Ilona Sagar. “My work explores our shared interactions in both public and… Read more

Sound It Out record store documentary inspires More Than Music project

The record shops that changed our lives – add your story.

Jeanie Finlay, director of the wonderful Sound It Out record shop documentary, has a new project. More Than Music is an online project – a memory bank – enabling people… Read more

Sigur Ros

Album Review: Sigur Ros – Valtari (XL Recordings)

Emily had music nerd appeal. Well, has, rather, as she’s still alive, just not a part of this writer’s life. Tall and dark-haired, and with a footwear collection that seemingly… Read more

Norah Jones

Norah Jones discusses working with Danger Mouse in our exclusive video interview.

When Norah Jones agreed to promote her new album, Little Broken Hearts, last month with a VIP sound session event she also gave us an exclusive interview. She discusses her… Read more

High on Fire

Album review: High On Fire – De Vermis Mysteriis (E One Music)

High On Fire picks up where Mastodon left off. Where the latter eschews fantasy worlds on its recent The Hunter, the formidable West Coast power trio embraces such concepts on De Vermis… Read more

War Requiem.Web

Society of Sound offer Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem on its 50th anniversary

We are very proud to be able to offer this stunning performance of Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem, performed by The LSO and the Choir of Eltham College it was released… Read more

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Jesca Hoop joins Society of Sound

Jesca Hoop’s new album, The House That Jack Built, will be available exclusively through Society of Sound as a studio-quality download on June 6th. Here’s a peek at the video… Read more

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Classic Recordings: The Beatles – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Parlophone (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby So much has been written about the band and about this album that anything written here… Read more