Content tagged with 'Top 10'

Ten great festival performances

Before Sound System hits WOMAD we get in the mood with our ten favourite festival performances. Sound System is poised to deliver great live audio to WOMAD for the fourth… Read more

Ten R&B tracks that made the ‘80s great

The sound of the 80s is often characterised as synthetic, overproduced pop when in fact some of the world’s most pioneering producers created their greatest work in that decade, as… Read more

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Ten of our favourite, great-sounding live albums

From John Coltrane to Led Zeppelin, we have picked ten of our favourite live recordings that will sound great on your Hi-Fi. The live album is often a tricky proposition.… Read more

Alternative female voices

The ‘female vocal’ is a classic of Hi-Fi demonstrations and test discs, used by countless audiophiles to reveal something about a system or a separate component. We know, we use… Read more

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Ten pieces of music to keep you sane and soulful this winter

Boxing Day is a bit of a non-starter. Most people are still recovering from the excesses of the past few days and there’s nothing to look forward to until New… Read more

The Heavenly Sunday Social choose their top 10 tracks

Synonymous with pioneering sounds, good times and an unrivalled jukebox, it’s no surprise we were more than happy to revamp the Social bar‘s sound system. We asked co-owner Robin Turner… Read more

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Maps – Top 10 favourite headphone tracks

Maps’ new album Vicissitude, all skittering electronics and dreamy pop songs, is this month’s featured album on Society of Sound. We asked the man behind the album, James Chapman, which tracks… Read more

Edwyn Collins’ top 10 sonic tracks.

“At West Heath Studios, I’ve collected instruments and equipment which is somewhat a history of recorded sound from the 1930’s onwards. I’m passionate about recording and fascinated with the history,… Read more

Listen to DJ Nihal’s Top 10 ‘Eastern Bass’ tracks

Groundbreaking BBC Radio 1 DJ, promoter and TV Presenter Nihal gives us his Eastern Bass top 10. 1. Sukh Knight – ‘Gabba Wasp’ For the deeper darker sound of dubstep… Read more