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Imperial War Museum – Real to Reel – the story.

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Laura Clouting, Historian at the Imperial War Museum and curator of the exhibition Real to Reel: A Century of War Movies talks to us about the rationale behind the exhibition…

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Moog Sound Lab: Keiji Haino

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Last summer, 10 years after the death of Robert Moog, Ace hosted the Moog Sound Lab for one month. A selection of cutting edge electronic artists lived, slept and recorded…

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Our favourite summer songs

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It’s a scientific fact that music sounds better in the summer. Sunshine and blue skies make the most chilled out mood, loved-up party, loneliness of heartbreak that bit more soulful.…

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Bell X1 playlist

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ARMS, the new album from Bell X1, available on Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound this month, is a nine-song collection radiating with shabby grace and soft-focus elegance, but there’s also a bruised,…

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Moog Sound Lab: Jimi Tenor

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Last summer, 10 years after the death of Robert Moog, Ace hosted the Moog Sound Lab for one month. A selection of cutting edge electronic artists lived, slept and recorded…

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Rough Trade recommends: Betty Davis – The Columbia
Years 1968 – 69

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Everyone with an interest in music has heard of Prince, Erykah Badu and The Roots, and most have heard of Outkast and Rick James. But very few have heard of Betty Davis…

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Get Will Carruthers’ brilliant Spacemen 3 memoir with 30% discount

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Will Carruthers’ memoir, Playing the Bass with Three Left Hands, tells the story of one of the most influential, revered and demented British bands of the 1980s, Spacemen 3. “I can…

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Faber Social present: Will Carruthers – Ghosts of heat and light

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Faber Social is the unerringly cool arm of London’s Faber & Faber publishing house. Over the coming months we will be featuring exclusive essays, extracts and articles from some of…

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Music for your speakers: Lyle Lovett – Joshua Judges Ruth

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I have been listening to Lyle Lovett albums since he released his self-titled debut album in 1986, but it is his fourth album, Joshua Judges Ruth, which came out in…

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Making of the new 800 Series Diamond

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We went behind the scenes at the Bowers & Wilkins factory in Worthing, UK to see just how the new 800 Series Diamond is made. We followed one of the…

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P7 headphones with Mr. Burberry fragrance: a collaboration of the senses

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A true collaboration of sound, scent and sight, the Mr. Burberry in-store experience combines innovative sound design delivered through P7 headphones, with a campaign film shot by Oscar-winning director Steve…

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Zeppelin Wireless – the story behind great sound

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Zeppelin™ Wireless delivers a dramatic leap forward in sound quality when compared to the already exceptional and award-winning Zeppelin Air. We talked to the product’s Senior Development Engineer Tom O’Brien,…

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Live for Burberry: Fenne Lily

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To celebrate the limited edition T7 Gold collaboration with Burberry we conceived Live for Burberry: four unsigned acts, the legendary RAK studio and a unique way of recording resulting in…

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Sound System at WOMAD 2016 review

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As always, this year’s WOMAD featured an impressively broad line-up. Few festivals can boast 90 artists from 49 countries, and in an increasingly fractious world, gatherings of this kind are…

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Production Notes: Producer Kevin Bacon Explains the Inspiration and Philosophy behind Naked

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In 2011 Kevin took the opportunity to progress an idea coined many years before, a return to recording artists in a sonically pure and ambitious way. Having been heavily influenced…

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Tracks to Rio: Dylan Fletcher, sailor

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In 2012, key British Olympians and Paralympians such as Sir Chris Hoy and Richard Whitehead wore our headphones both in training and preparation before their main events. Ahead of Rio…

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Tracks to Rio: Will Sharman, hurdles

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In 2012, key British Olympians and Paralympians such as Sir Chris Hoy and Richard Whitehead wore our headphones both in training and preparation before their main events. Ahead of Rio…

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Tracks to Rio: Francesca Halsall, Swimmer

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In 2012, key British Olympians and Paralympians such as Sir Chris Hoy and Richard Whitehead wore our headphones both in training and preparation before their main events. Ahead of Rio…

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Tracks to Rio: Olivia Carnegie-Brown, rower

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In 2012, key British Olympians and Paralympians such as Sir Chris Hoy and Richard Whitehead wore our headphones both in training and preparation before their main events. Ahead of Rio…

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Live for Burberry: Ten Tonnes

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To celebrate the limited edition T7 Gold collaboration with Burberry we conceived Live for Burberry: four unsigned acts, the legendary RAK studio and a unique way of recording resulting in…

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Sound System 2016: Cats Eyes

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As the world’s finest Sound System continues our mission to bring true sound to festival-goers, some of the many DJs and musicians who’ve experienced it to talk to us about…

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