Bowers & Wilkins T7 Bluetooth speaker

Small speaker, big sound – how does T7 manage it?

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The most portable standalone speaker Bowers & Wilkins has ever produced manages an amazing quality of sound from such a small footprint. How? Engineering know-how of course… It takes just…

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Bowers & Wilkins drives in-car entertainment forward at Paris Motor Show.

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Mondial de l’Automobile, Paris in October is one of the most important auto shows. Bowers & Wilkins is featured there in both the debut of the Volvo XC90 and in…

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Laura Mvula chooses her 10 favourite headphone tracks.

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The multi-talented Laura Mvula released the orchestral version of her top 10 debut  album earlier this year to critical acclaim.  Commissioned by Society of Sound, Sing To The Moon, was…

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10 tracks to showcase the new CM Series as chosen by Bowers & Wilkins Product Manager

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We asked our Product Manager Andy Kerr to choose 10 tracks that really showed off the new CM Series. Though we say it ourselves, it’s an excellent list. 1. Micah…

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Martyn Ware, Heaven 17

Martyn Ware chooses 21 exemplary electronic albums for headphones

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To celebrate the launch of P5 Series 2, we asked synth legend and Heaven 17 founder Martyn Ware to choose his top ten electronic albums for headphone listening. He was…

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Maria Callas Remastered at Kings Place Festival, London

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As part of  Kings Place festival this weekend, we will be providing a unique listening experience together with Warner Classics to celebrate the release of the Maria Callas Remastered boxset…

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Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor gives us his headphone top 10.

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Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor released his second solo album, Await Barbarians, to critical acclaim this summer. To celebrate the launch of our P5 Series 2 headphones, we asked him to…

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Rough Trade recommends: Jim White – …Wrong-Eyed Jesus!

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This month’s selection was Rough Trade’s Album of the Year in 1997 but it has just been re-released on vinyl (with download) as part of David Byrne’s Luaka Bop label…

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Bowers & Wilkins to offer live recordings from Kings Place, London.

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We have teamed up with Kings Place, London to provide a selected number of live recordings  from their bespoke, acoustically brilliant concert hall. These recordings will be available as high-resolution…

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Bowers & Wilkins 683 Theatre wins EISA Award

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Following a series of five-star rave reviews for the new 600 Series, we are very proud to announce the 683 Theatre System has been chosen as European Loudspeaker System 2014…

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Music for your speakers: Ali & Toumani

Music for your speakers: Ali Farka Touré & Toumani Diabaté – Ali and Toumani

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Ali and Toumani, featuring the Malian musicians, Ali Farka Touré on the guitar and vocals, and Toumani Diabaté on the kora, was released in 2010, several years after Touré’s death…

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Film: What we did this summer – Society of Sound stage at WOMAD 2014

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Bowers & Wilkins took their Sound System to WOMAD to celebrate the art of listening. We know not everyone could come so we’ve condensed the three days of talks, performances…

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Peter Gabriel to take part in discussion on Society of Sound stage, WOMAD 2014

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Peter Gabriel will be taking part in a discussion with Mark Coles (BBC Radio 4, The Shed) at the Society of Sound stage at WOMAD on Saturday 26 July at 11:30am,…

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Radiophonic Workshop live performance

Unleash your inner Dalek: Radiophonic Workshop talk and performance on Society of Sound stage

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Clearly we couldn’t put together a lineup celebrating sonic pioneers without including the legendary Radiophonic Workshop. In a rare public performance the collective will appear twice on our Society of…

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Tom Cawley on recording ‘Captive’ for Society of Sound

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The distinctive sound of Curios owes all to the group’s chemistry and the unrivalled interplay between the musicians. Formed by pianist and composer Tom Cawley, we asked him about their…

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Be part of ‘One Album Per Hour’, with Beardyman

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Real World and Bowers & Wilkins are presenting the Society of Sound stage at WOMAD2014. Over the weekend the stage will feature an eclectic array of sound pioneers and musical adventurers…

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Win WOMAD tickets, P3 headphones and Real World 25th Anniversary CD boxset

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This competition is now finished. We have joined forces with Real World Records to create the Society of Sound stage at this year’s WOMAD. Featuring an array of sound pioneers…

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Society of Sound and Sound System go to WOMAD 2014

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‘Sound System’ to make UK debut on Bowers & Wilkins’ first ever stage in partnership with Real World at WOMAD 2014 This is not your usual festival event. We have…

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Bowers & Wilkins 683 speakers

Reviews in for the new 600 Series

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Experts around the world are wowed by performance that brings the best in audio to everyone. The new Bowers & Wilkins 600 Series dramatically improves on the existing, award-winning range’s…

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Stephanie Kwolek, pioneering chemist and Kevlar inventor, dies.

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We were very sad to learn about the death of the extraordinary chemist and inventor of Kevlar, Stephanie Kwolek at the age of 90 this weekend. Ellen Kullman, the Chief…

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Laura Mvula with Metropole Orkest at Abbey Road Studios

Laura Mvula re-records Sing to the Moon at Abbey Road Studios for us

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Laura Mvula re-records her critically acclaimed debut album ‘Sing To The Moon’ with leading orchestra Metropole Orkest at Abbey Road Studios for Society of Sound. It is available exclusively as…

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