Underworld gig with Bowers & Wilkins headphones

‘Silent’ rooftop gig to 200 lucky fans in Japan uses Bowers & Wilkins P7 and P5 headphones Underworld are known for their technical innovation, and the duo cemented that reputation… Read more

Our favourite ‘Ambient’ albums

From Brian Eno to Aphex Twin and the KLF, these are the experimental, ambient albums that we keep on coming back to. Ambient is an incredibly wide musical genre. Perhaps… Read more

Martin’s Society of Sound Playlist

Martin Hoyland from 9Bach compiles a list of some of his favourite music in this playlist for Society of Sound. A brilliant, eclectic mix of music in its own right… Read more

Production Notes from 9Bach – Patrick Phillips

Engineer and Co-producer Patrick Phillips from Real World explains the recording process: Right from the off the group wanted to be as rehearsed as possible and capture everything as live… Read more

Production Notes from 9Bach – Martin Hoyland

Martin Hoyland of 9Bach talks through the shapingof the sound of Anian: Shaping the sound of Anian, started in early 2015, when Lisa Jên and I started making demo recordings… Read more

Playlist – Thomas Bartlett

Thomas Bartlett is a founder member of The Gloaming, whose new album is the Society of Sound download for February, available now. Bartlett produced the new album as well as… Read more

Ten tracks recommended by The Social for 2016

Legendary drinking establishment The Social, one of the finest-sounding bars in London in our view, suggest 10 tracks that will blow out the cobwebs and set you up nicely for… Read more

The ten best sounding romantic songs ever

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. And romantic songs are without doubt in the ear of the listener. At Bowers & Wilkins we love great sound – or… Read more

Seb Rochford picks just some of the tracks that inspired him when growing up.

Seb Rochford is the drummer, band leader and producer of Polar Bear, a multiple Mercury prize nominated experimental jazz band. He also played drums and produced Bee MC’s Society of… Read more