Content tagged with 'Society of Sound'


The Lake Poets – Marty playlist

To accompany the release of The Lake Poets self-titled debut album via Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound, singer, guitarist and songwriter Marty Longstaff gives some insight into a few… Read more


Track by track – Hannah Peel

Hannah Peel describes the tracks on the Society of Sound release: REBOX 2 Queen By using sparse percussion and echoing the psychedelic textures, I tried to magnify the lyrics that… Read more


Will Gregory in conversation

The Will Gregory Moog Ensemble album Undercurrents was the March release on Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound. The album, recorded at Real World Studios, was recorded live by the… Read more

Peter Gabriel at WOMAD

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


Be part of ‘One Album Per Hour’, with Beardyman

Real World and Bowers & Wilkins are presenting the Society of Sound stage at WOMAD2014. Over the weekend the stage will feature an eclectic array of sound pioneers and musical adventurers… Read more

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Win WOMAD tickets, P3 headphones and Real World 25th Anniversary CD boxset

This competition is now finished. We have joined forces with Real World Records to create the Society of Sound stage at this year’s WOMAD. Featuring an array of sound pioneers… Read more

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9 Bach new album, track by track

Tincian is the second album by 9Bach, the group formed by Lisa Jen and Martin Hoyland and available as a high-quality download. It’s an atmospheric, emotional record that reflects their… Read more

Bowers & Wilkins P7 headphones

Six tracks to really bring out the best of the P7 headphones

To demonstrate P7 Mobile Hi-Fi Headphones, Bowers & Wilkins head of engineering Stuart Nevill has curated a mix of tracks in master tape-quality from Society of Sound. Dub Colossus –… 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