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Sidestepper – Richard Blair

In 1993 Richard Blair was invited to Colombia to work with Toto La Momposina. He’d previously worked on Toto’s La Candela Viva album during his time as an engineer at… Read more

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Five wondrous Northern Soul tracks chosen by Ewen Spencer

We spotted a box of northern soul 7”s when we talked to style photographer Ewen Spencer as part of our #myzeppelin campaign. Here, he picks five of his favourites: Oscar… Read more

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Bowers & Wilkins and London Symphony Orchestra

Bowers & Wilkins and the London Symphony Orchestra is a relationship built on a passion for great sound and performance. Bowers & Wilkins is extremely proud of its relationship with… Read more

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800 Series Diamond – ten demo tracks

The new 800 Series Diamond was six years in development. As you can imagine, our engineers listened to a lot of music through all those iterations and developments. Andy Kerr,… Read more

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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