Heaven 17 Playlist

From their earliest albums Penthouse and Pavement and Luxury Gap Heaven 17 have always managed to subtly – sometimes overtly – and effectively marry their electronic pop appeal with a… Read more

The perfect Valentine’s Day playlist.

We’ve chosen ten songs that are unabashedly romantic but also sound stunning. It’s the perfect Valentine’s Day playlist, and thanks to T7 Wireless you can enjoy it with the person… Read more

Making Wandering Heart by Brooke Sharkey

Brooke Sharkey’s Wandering Heart is the Society of Sound release for January, and in this blog, Brooke gives us some further insight into the creative process of making the album… Read more

Keeping the faith for February

Keeping the faith for February

Abstinence, dark mornings, cold toes – February doesn’t offer much in the way of comfort. To help you through the next four weeks we’ve put together ten tracks to move… Read more

Solid body tweeter

Industry firsts – Solid Body Tweeter

Bowers & Wilkins’ team of acoustic engineers is constantly pushing the limits of their understanding of audio technology. The result of this dedicated pursuit of perfection is an almost constant… Read more

Brooke Playlist

Music for a Wandering Heart

Brooke Sharkey’s Wandering Heart is the Society of Sound release for January, a collection of deeply atmospheric and personal songs that ruminate on London life and summers travelling along the… Read more

Production notes - Brooke Sharkey

Production Notes – How ‘Wandering Heart’ was created

This album was recorded at One Cat studios in Brixton by Jonathan Clayton, produced by Brooke Sharkey and co-arranged with her band members, French horn player Jez Houghton, Sam Pert… Read more

Our favourite European Jazz albums

This collection is by no means definitive and doesn’t always go for the obvious choices of an individual artist’s recordings, but right here and now these are what we would… Read more

Rough Trade recommends: Angelina

Named after a Dylan song, Angelina has lived all her life on the Isle Of Wight. Growing up with the blues, folk, country, gospel, jazz and rock’n’roll. She taught herself… Read more