School of Noise

SCHOOL of NOISE – the beginning

The SCHOOL of NOISE ran its first workshop in January 2015. The aim of the project is to run interesting and exciting activities exploring different approaches to experiencing and experimenting… Read more

School of Noise

SCHOOL OF NOISE – a series of workshops

A series of special evening workshops presented in association with Bowers and Wilkins, The Social and of course The School of Noise starts upstairs at The Social on the 29th… Read more

Chris Watson at Branchage Festival, Jersey

An island in a sea of sound – Chris Watson’s Nature Disco

Earlier this year, world-leading wildlife sound recordist Chris Watson staged a wonderful nature disco on the island of Jersey. For just over an hour, the audience were surrounded by the… Read more

Mira Calix

Saying a lot with very little – miniature compositions from Mira Calix for T7

The T7  speaker is not only first our portable BlueTooth speaker it is also our first product to feature sound design built into its functionality. We asked the composer, Mira… Read more

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

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… Read more

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Living Symphonies – beautifully atmospheric forest-based installation using AM-1 speakers

) Living Symphonies is a musical composition which grows in the same way as a forest ecosystem. Portraying the thriving activity of the forest’s wildlife, plants and atmospheric conditions, it… Read more

A history of recorded music at Abbey Road Studios

A history of recorded music in 90 seconds

A 90-second race through time filmed at London’s world-famous Abbey Road Studios. Music Remains is a ‘Recorded Music Rube Goldberg Machine’ that shows music at the heart of the story… Read more

Classic Album Sunday's present Roxy Music's Avalon

Classic Album Sundays’ Colleen Murphy Listens to Roxy Music’s ‘The Main Thing’

I discovered Roxy Music as a teenager while working in a record shop. One of my co-workers continually raved about the band so I picked up a copy of their… Read more

Doug Haywood @ The Independent Artist Fair, Mile End Pavillion, London

Sound artist Doug Haywood at The Independent Artist Fair 2013, London

Currently showing as part of The Independent Artist Fair 2013 at Mile End Pavilion, London, Annely to Zabludowicz (The Galleries Project) 2013 is an audio study of London art galleries,… Read more