The Shacks - Haze

Album review: The Shacks – Haze (Big Crown Records)

The Shacks came onto my radar last year when a record store owner recommended El Michels Affair, a band whose cheesy kung-fu artwork on Return to the 37th Chamber was… Read more

Bowers & Wilkins announced as Official Speaker & Headphone Partner at Abbey Road Studios

Abbey Road Studios and Bowers & Wilkins today announce a new strategic partnership, uniting two of the world’s most esteemed audio brands. The partnership sees Bowers & Wilkins named as… Read more

Looking back over a great year

We look back over some of our favourite moments of 2017. Not only did we launch PX, our first ever noise cancelling headphones to universal critical acclaim, but we also… Read more

The New McLaren Senna: Uncompromising Sound

Bowers & Wilkins and McLaren have joined forces to bring ‘True Sound’ to a whole new class of car: The McLaren Senna. Described as “the ultimate track car for the… Read more

Album Review: James Holden & The Animal Spirits – The Animal Spirits (Border Community)

Cosmic debris British electronica wunderkind James Holden has an impressive reputation in the remixing business, he has worked his magic on releases by New Order, Radiohead, Madonna and fellow trailblazers… Read more

Album Review: Sufjan Stevens – The Greatest Gift (Asthmatic Kitty)

Another beautiful release It’s hard not to be touched by the music of Sufjan Stevens, his vulnerable, plaintiff style makes you care and gives the impression of total honesty. Not… Read more

Album Review: Anouar Brahem – Blue Maqams (ECM)

Melodic modes In the month when ECM finally caved into pressure for their music to be available on commercial streaming platforms Tunisian Anouar Brahem released his tenth album for the… Read more

Album Review: Lost Horizons – Ojala (Bella Union)

Hopeful return Lost Horizons is a collaboration between two movers and shakers of the eighties and nineties, Simon Raymonde and Richie Thomas, the former was bass player in the Cocteau… Read more

Mira Calix: by beings in two places at once

Award-winning artist and composer Mira Calix sheds light on her new sound installation ‘by beings in two places at once’, which was showcased at the Coventry Biennial of Contemporary Arts… Read more