Zeppelin Wireless Top 10

Zeppelin Wireless delivers exceptional performance from a single unit, and is the best sounding Zeppelin yet. While tuning and then demonstrating Zeppelin Wireless, we at Bowers & Wilkins obviously listen… Read more


Selection of great African Voices released on the Real World Record label

To coincide with the release this month on Society of Sound of the album ‘Fatteliku’ by Senegalese superstar Youssou N’Dour, one of the most recognizable and feted voices from Africa,… Read more


Youssou N’Dour Photo Story

Fatteliku, Youssou N’Dour et Le Super Etoile de Dakar live captures the Senegalese superstar and band in full flight as they supported Peter Gabriel on his This Way Up tour… Read more


Rough Trade recommends: Gary Clark Jnr – The Story of Sonny Boy Slim

I am not one who is impressed with guitar virtuosity. In fact I find too much twiddling really off putting, and maybe some of Gary Clark Jnr.’s debut had too… Read more


Youssou N’Dour joins the Human Right Now tour of 1988

After Peter Gabriel and Sting had committed to the Amnesty International Human Rights Now tour in 1988, the next artist who volunteered was the Senegalese singer Youssou N’Dour, the featured… Read more


The Lake Poets studio tour

The Lake Poets self-titled album is the August release on Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound and was recorded at the legendary Blackbird Studios in Nashville. The studio was opened… Read more


The Lake Poets – Marty playlist

To accompany the release of The Lake Poets self-titled debut album via Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound, singer, guitarist and songwriter Marty Longstaff gives some insight into a few… Read more


Field Experiment No1: Bees

“One idea that’s always intrigued me, can you record the sound of bees and play it back to them? Would they be attracted to it as if it were coming… Read more

School of Noise

School of Noise: 10 pieces of music you should listen to

Run by a collective of musicians, sound artists and noise enthusiasts the SCHOOL of NOISE intends to help make experimental music increasingly accessible. Here, they choose 10 pieces of music… Read more