Bowers & Wilkins AM-1 Architectural Monitor

Why our AM-1 all-weather speaker sounds so good.

Senior development engineer, Dr John Dibb explains how AM-1 overcomes the acoustic limitations of traditional all-weather speakers. We know that different speakers can produce different results depending on the acoustics… Read more

DJ Harvey

Seven Notes: DJ Harvey’s top 10 tracks to listen to in a Maserati

Rolling Stone magazine placed DJ Harvey at number 10 in their 25 DJs That Rule The Earth list, writing “if Keith Richards was a DJ, he’d totally be Harvey” Harvey… Read more

Rough Trade Recommends Van Dyke Park's Songs Cycled

Rough Trade recommends: Van Dyke Parks, Songs Cycled

If there was any justice in the music world VDP would be a household name. He is probably best known for his work with Beach Boy Brian Wilson’s once mythical… Read more

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Paralympian Richard Whitehead’s top 10 for running Britain

British double leg amputee and Paralympic Gold medallist, Richard Whitehead, is running a marathon a day this summer from John O’Groats to Land’s End. As a fan of our P3… Read more

Massive Attack: Blue Lines

Classic Album Sundays’ Colleen Murphy listens to Unfinished Sympathy

I never fancied myself an anglophile but when I look back to the late eighties and early nineties, a good deal of my listening time was devoted to albums from… Read more

KZA

Seven Notes: KZA’s top 10

KZA DJed at the fourth Seven Notes event in Japan. KZA is one half of a DJ/ production team Force of Nature, and pursues their own individualistic style in underground… Read more

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Sir Colin Davis’ final recording on Society of Sound

Sir Colin Davis was – in many ways – the founding father of LSO Live. When the decision is made to start a new classical record label you need some… Read more

Tom Morris, 4AD house engineer, selects his favourite tracks

Producer at iconic 4AD label explains the magic behind some of his favourite tracks

“For me engineering and record production are about helping people make artistic, creative and forward thinking music whilst giving that music an appropriate and exciting sonic world to live in.… Read more

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Distilling emotion: the importance of sound in creating a trailer

Condensing the essence of a drama into 60 seconds is always going to be a challenge, we asked Video Editor Colin Wadsworth how important sound is to the whole mix.… Read more