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Found & Lost – sound in an immersive opera using wireless speakers

Found & Lost, an immersive opera situated in the stunning environs of London’s Corinthia Hotel, was composed by the hotel’s fourth artist in residence, Emily Hall. Straddling the worlds of… Read more

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Starting at the bottom

A speaker plinth may seem relatively unimportant to the outsider, however it can play a massive part in the performance of a high-end loudspeaker, which is why Bowers & Wilkins… Read more

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Listening Dune – A Journey of Bird Migration

To mark the re-opening of the Belgian Bird Sanctuary at Zwin this Spring, eminent sound recordist Chris Watson and Belgian sound artist Els Viaene created a sonic installation intended to… Read more

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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

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Polishing – the fine art of loudspeaker manufacturing

Our 800 Series Diamond loudspeakers are required to look (almost) as good as they sound. And there’s only one way of achieving this – hours and hours of attention by… Read more

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In-demand producer uses CM10s for his concept album, Southern Family

In-demand Grammy nominated producer, Dave Cobb, gave a playback of his new country compilation album, Southern Family, at Nashville’s Historic RCA Studio B last week. He chose a pair of… Read more

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Optimising Matrix

Matrix has been a vital part of the 800 Series since the Matrix 800 was launched. In the new 800 Series Diamond, Bowers & Wilkins engineers have taken the internal… Read more

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Music for your speakers: Doug MacLeod – Exactly like this

Singer-songwriter Doug “Dubb” Macleod has been making blues records for over thirty years. The first album of his that I heard was about twenty years ago, called ‘You Can’t Take… Read more

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Developing the solid – body tweeter

There has been a vast amount of change in the new 800 Series Diamond, yet the Diamond tweeter dome itself is one of the few elements to remain constant. We… Read more