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PRS Foundation announce New Music Award Judges

  PRS Foundation have announced the judges for their third New Music Award which will be chaired by The Guardian’s Charlotte Higgins. The deadline for submissions for the Award is… Read more

Syriana at Real World Studios. Photography: York Tillyer

Americana meets Damascus – an exclusive SoS project

Nick Page (Real World regular, Trans Global Underground member and Dub Colossus mastermind), Abdullah Chhadeh (Syrian qanun virtuoso and musical innovator) and Irish born Bernard O’Neill (another Real World regular… Read more

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Exclusive Leisure Society EP plus UK live dates

We’re big fans of the innovative and very cool UK label Full Time Hobby . We had an exclusive label sampler from them earlier in the year and we’re very… Read more

Ola Onabule. Fotograf: Marcel Sauder - www.foto-shootings.ch

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

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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