Sound System 2016: Jonnie Wilkes, Optimo

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

Oli Jacobs production notes…
Bowers and Wilkins at WOMAD 2015

Sound engineer Oli Jacobs gives us an insight into WOMAD 2015 and the process undertaken to create the superb surround Sound mix available from Society of Sound. Rain. That was… Read more

Sound System at Primavera Sound Festival 2016

For the third year running Primavera Sound invited Sound System to be part of the world’s most discerning music festival. Fifty-two hours, forty-two artists and an incredible quality of sound… Read more

Sound System 2016: Bob Mould

US hardcore pioneer and Husker Du founder turned DJ Bob Mould plays Sound System at Primavera Sound this Saturday 4 June. We asked him about his move towards electronics and… Read more

Sound System 2016: Trevor Jackson

Sound System returns to Primavera this year with yet another excellent line-up of exemplary DJs. In the second of a series we spoke to DJ, label-head and all-round visionary Trevor… Read more

Sound System 2016: Floating Points

Sound System returns to Primavera this year with yet another excellent line-up of exemplary DJs. In the lead up to the festival we talked to Floating Points about the importance… Read more

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

800 Series Diamond – the art of painting speakers

We go behind the scenes at the Bowers & Wilkins factory in Worthing to look at the intensive work that is vital in producing the new 800 Series Diamond range… Read more

Sound System returns to Primavera

Sound System returns to Primavera

Repeating Sound System’s overwhelmingly successful debut at Primavera last year was never going to be easy but a larger tent, a cutting edge line-up and the triumphant return of local… Read more