Kenneth Grange, product designer for Bowers & Wilkins

Why Sir Kenneth Grange choose marble for the iconic Signature Diamond tweeters

Responsible for countless design classics including the Kenwood mixer and the Type 75 Anglepoise lamp, the legendary industrial designer Sir Kenneth Grange had transformed the domestic architecture of Britain long… Read more

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

Still from BBC 3 drama In The Flesh

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

John Metcalfe' Monomedia series at Kings Place, London

John Metcalfe curates listening experiences in the dark at London’s Kings Place

Current Society of Sound artist and multi-talented composer/producer John Metcalfe has curated Monomedia: a series of concerts where the invited musicians will play their entire sets in the dark. In… Read more

Slave Bell McCleod

‘Noise: A Human History’ producer Matt Thompson on turning down the noise

“Noise, like a weed, is only a sound in the wrong place. And like roses in vegetable patches noise can be beautiful but still needs to be uprooted or pruned… Read more

LEAP after the Great Ecstasy

Sound Artist Melanie Manchot on Janet Cardiff

Artist Melanie Manchot‘s new show, LEAP after The Great Ecstasy, featuring Bowers & Wilkins speakers, opens today at CARSLAW St* Lukes. Here she talks about sound artist Janet Cardiff and… Read more

03.03.13.Barbican Weekender. Brainwaves with Welcome Trust

Bowers & Wilkins at Barbican Brain Waves Weekender

Sound artists James Bulley and Daniel Jones explain how they came to create a unique sound installation using Bowers & Wilkins speakers at London’s Barbican Centre. “As an artist duo… Read more

Tools of the Trade: Laser-measurements

Tools of the trade – laser measurements

With loudspeakers, virtually every part of the structure vibrates and adds to the overall sound. Even the parts you want to vibrate – the driver diaphragms – don’t behave as… Read more

The Pilgrimage Project at Wiltons Music Hall, London

Bowers & Wilkins at Wilton’s Music Hall, London 2012

The Pilgrimage Project was a unique four-room performance installation at Wilton’s Music Hall, one of the London’s oldest music halls. The project utilised a series of Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin… Read more