Top 10 playlist

The Heavenly Sunday Social choose their top 10 tracks

Synonymous with pioneering sounds, good times and an unrivalled jukebox, it’s no surprise we were more than happy to revamp the Social bar‘s sound system. We asked co-owner Robin Turner… Read more

Partnership announcement

Bowers & Wilkins meets the Heavenly Social

We are very proud to announce the introduction of Proper Sound – a partnership with Bowers & Wilkins and much loved London venue The Social. Proper Sound will be introduced… Read more


Rough Trade recommends: Nadine Shah – Fast Food

In reality she is of Norwegian Pakistani parents from the deepest North East England, but in my dreams she is really the bastard offspring of Nick Cave and Polly Harvey.… Read more

Björk at MoMA

The story behind the ultimate sound system at
MoMA Bjork exhibition

Collaborating with one of the world’s most creative musicians was never going to be straightforward. 85 separate speakers went into putting together the ultimate sound system and together with 350… Read more

Will Gregory's Synth Playlist

Will Gregory’s Synth Playlist

Will Gregory – one-half of electronic music duo Goldfrapp and lead performer of the eclectic Moog Ensemble, shares his top 5 synthesized music picks with Society of Sound. 1) John… Read more

PJ Harvey ‘Recording in Progress’ live reviews roll in...

PJ Harvey reviews

PJ Harvey spent February recording her new album llve in front of an audience at London’s Somerset House. And that audience got to hear the whole process through Bowers & Wilkins… Read more


How the Universal Togetherness Band recordings were saved

DJ and producer Sean Marquand recounts the mixing process of Universal Togetherness Band’s previously unreleased album, for music restoration specialists Numero Group. Available as a high-quality download from Society of… Read more


What Hi-Fi gives P5 Series 2 rave review

The influential What Hi-Fi Sound & Vision magazine has tested the new Bowers & Wilkins P5 Series 2 headphone. The result is five stars for “the new headphones to beat”.… Read more


Ethan Johns in conversation

Ethan Johns live at King’s Place is the January release on Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound. The live show captures a home-coming performance by the renowned producer, multi-instrumentalist and… Read more