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Exclusive album from acclaimed jazz vocalist

 Ola Onabule is not short of great reviews, the Guardian described him as having a “golden voice, with a range and smoothness that recalls singers such as Luther Vandross” and… 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

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Exclusive recording of Haydn’s Trios for Society of Sound

World renowned harpsichordist, Maggie Cole, formed Trio Goya with Kati Debretzni and Sebastian Comberti. They play classical music – primarily trios by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Storace and Schubert – on… Read more

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Death knell of the CD format?

Excellent graphic from NY Times on the sales life of the different music formats from 1973 to 2008. Read more

Bowers & Wilkins 685 speakers in The Fragmented Orchestra

What could you compose to win £50,000?

Last week, the PRS Foundation launched the third New Music Award.The foundation is the UK’s only independent funder of new music across all genres and are continually launching schemes to… Read more

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Exclusive music from Micah P. Hinson

Society of Sound artist, B&W office favourite and resident of Abilene, Texas,  Micah P.Hinson has kindly allowed us to preview four tracks exclusively from his new album of covers, All… Read more

The Beatles Sgt Pepper remaster

Beatles remasters – the last gasp of the CD format?

It’s been impossible to avoid the news of the Beatles remasters and much debate has ensued within the office. Primarily, why the mono boxset has less content, no DVD, but… Read more

The Death of Bunny Munro by Nick Cave

Nick Cave 3D audio spatial mix anyone?

Nick Cave’s new novel, The Death of Bunny Munroe, is being released as an audiobook this week. Not so interesting as news in itself,  but it’s being released via Apple’s… Read more

David Rhodes Bittersweet

David Rhodes debut album Bittersweet

This month’s album has taken years to come together. It’s not that David Rhodes is a particularly slow worker as much as he’s been very in demand as a session… Read more