Paint the sound: Russian illustrators hand-paint AM-1 speakers

In a collaboration between Bowers & Wilkins, A&T Trade Hi-Fi and the British Higher School of Art & Design in Moscow, six illustration students each hand-painted an AM-1 speaker as… Read more


Bowers & Wilkins amplifies Intravox

Bowers & Wilkins AM-1 loudspeakers used in innovative sound installation by Fred Deakin, one half of Lemon Jelly As half of Mercury nominated electronica band Lemon Jelly and founder/director of… Read more


Mira Calix on Oresteia at the Globe: How it all came together

My home and passport for 8 weeks – I wrote all the vocal songs prior to rehearsal, as well as all the main themes. I then continued to develop and… Read more


Selection of great African Voices released on the Real World Record label

To coincide with the release this month on Society of Sound of the album ‘Fatteliku’ by Senegalese superstar Youssou N’Dour, one of the most recognizable and feted voices from Africa,… Read more


Mira Calix on Oresteia at the Globe – sculpting sound

Award-winning artist, composer, performer and sometime Bowers & Wilkins collaborator, Mira Calix combines technological innovation to create multi-disciplinary installations and performance works. Her highly original score for London’s Globe Theatre’s… Read more


The 800 Series – A History of Innovation

There’s something about the Bowers & Wilkins 800 Series: the term ‘iconic’ is so over-used these days as to be almost meaningless, but for more than 35 years, the original… Read more


The Lake Poets studio tour

The Lake Poets self-titled album is the August release on Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound and was recorded at the legendary Blackbird Studios in Nashville. The studio was opened… Read more


Moog Sound Lab sets up residency at the Ace Hotel

In 1964, Dr. Robert Moog introduced the world to a completely new type of instrument that would go on to change the course of music history and instrument design. Moog… Read more

Station to Station recording studio, Barbican, London. Photography: Nicholas Triantafyllou

Bowers & Wilkins at Station to Station

Bowers & Wilkins P7 and P3 headphones played a key part in the pop-up recording studio as part of the extraordinary Station to Station 30-day happening at the Barbican this… Read more