Content tagged with 'Peter Gabriel'

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Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor gives us his headphone top 10.

Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor released his second solo album, Await Barbarians, to critical acclaim this summer. To celebrate the launch of our P5 Series 2 headphones, we asked him to… Read more

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Peter Gabriel to take part in discussion on Society of Sound stage, WOMAD 2014

Peter Gabriel will be taking part in a discussion with Mark Coles (BBC Radio 4, The Shed) at the Society of Sound stage at WOMAD on Saturday 26 July at 11:30am,… Read more

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Stars cover Peter Gabriel tracks on new album

“Songwriting is what drew me into music. The craft and process of putting together a song seems both exciting and magical” – Peter Gabriel In 2010, the first part of… Read more

Recording Rhodes at Real World Studios with Mark Frith. Photo: Dickie Chappell

Producer Mark Frith on the challenge of recording live

The tens songs which feature on David Rhodes eponymous second album were recorded “as live as we could make them”. We asked producer Mark Frith to explain the challenges of… Read more

John Metcalfe recording at Real World Studios. Photo: York Tillyer.

John Metcalfe recording Copper Beech at Real World Studios

From influential Factory Records signings, Durutti Column, to arranging strings for Morrissey, Blur and Peter Gabriel through to his solo compositions, John Metcalfe’s work melds avant-pop, electronica and contemporary classical.… Read more

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Remastering Peter Gabriel’s So

Released in 1986, ‘So‘ became one of the defining albums of the era, landing multitudes of awards, millions of sales and a huge hit single with Sledgehammer. But when Peter… Read more

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Peter Gabriel’s Live in Athens audio finally available

At the height of his fame, Gabriel toured his classic album, So, throughout the world ending in an open-air theatre overlooking Athens. Recorded and filmed over three nights and painstakingly… Read more

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Top 10 surround sound recordings you should own

We are very proud to be able to make seminal recording Tubular Bells available as a 5.1 surround sound mix on Society of Sound. To celebrate we asked Jason Kennedy… Read more

Recording Peter Gabriel's New Blood at AIR studios. Photography: York Tillyer

Video: Peter Gabriel records Red Rain at AIR studios

Peter Gabriel and his New Blood orchestra recording Red Rain at AIR studios. You can read an interview with Dickie Chappell, Peter Gabriel’s engineer here. Read more