Tom Cawley, Joshua Blackmore and Sam Burgess at Real World Studios. Credit: York Tillyer

Tom Cawley on recording ‘Captive’ for Society of Sound

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The distinctive sound of Curios owes all to the group’s chemistry and the unrivalled interplay between the musicians. Formed by pianist and composer Tom Cawley, we asked him about their…

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

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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…

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

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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…

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Society of Sound and Sound System go to WOMAD 2014

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‘Sound System’ to make UK debut on Bowers & Wilkins’ first ever stage in partnership with Real World at WOMAD 2014 This is not your usual festival event. We have…

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Reviews in for the new 600 Series

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Experts around the world are wowed by performance that brings the best in audio to everyone. The new Bowers & Wilkins 600 Series dramatically improves on the existing, award-winning range’s…

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Stephanie Kwolek, pioneering chemist and Kevlar inventor, dies.

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We were very sad to learn about the death of the extraordinary chemist and inventor of Kevlar, Stephanie Kwolek at the age of 90 this weekend. Ellen Kullman, the Chief…

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Laura Mvula re-records Sing to the Moon at Abbey Road Studios for us

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Laura Mvula re-records her critically acclaimed debut album ‘Sing To The Moon’ with leading orchestra Metropole Orkest at Abbey Road Studios for Society of Sound. It is available exclusively as…

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See our biggest sound ever: Sound System debut at Primavera Sound Barcelona.

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Born of a dream to bring true hi-fi sound quality to huge, outdoors venues, Bowers & Wilkins Sound System debuted at Primavera Sound Barcelona. Four Sound System speaker stacks, each…

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Music for your speakers: Eric Bibb – Good Stuff

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This is another one of our favourite demonstration records.  Good Stuff was released in1997 as the follow-up album to ‘Spirit & The Blues’, which was also recorded on the Opus…

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Bowers & Wilkins in car audio for Volvo

Announcing a new audio system for Volvo

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The all-new Volvo XC90 system will be the first Bowers & Wilkins car audio product to feature tweeter-on-top technology Due to be unveiled later this year, the XC90 is Volvo…

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Meet Negarin, the face of P3

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Negarin Sadr is an Iranian-born, London-based fashion designer. She’s also the face of our stylishly mobile P3 headphones.  Negarin Sadr crafts clothes using exquisite materials and incredible attention to detail.…

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Five stars for the new 600 Series

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What Hi-Fi has given the new 685 and its decoupled dome tweeter a rave review. Our long-awaited new 600 Series has been given an overwhelming vote of approval by the…

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Edwyn Collins live on Society of Sound

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For our latest Society of Sound studio-quality download, Edwyn Collins performs live at Little Big Beat studio in Liechtenstein. This intimate live recording includes favourites such as ‘Rip it Up’…

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Introducing Bowers & Wilkins Sound System

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Music is meant to be shared; nothing beats the rush of experiencing music with others. But there’s a catch. Although concerts and live events are often fantastic, all too often…

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LSO Live label launch new app.

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Not only did the LSO Live mark it’s 100th release with the Sir Colin Davis Anthology, they also launched a new LSO Live iPad app. The app has been created…

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Rough Trade recommends: The Delines – Colfax

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Will Vlautin is a busy man – his main band Richmond Fontaine have released 10 albums of dark modern country, and he has also written 4 novels. The latest, The…

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Win tickets to see Roddy Woomble at Kings Place

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Familiar to many thousands of music fans as the front man in Scottish rock band Idlewild, Roddy Woomble is also a celebrated songwriter and performer, whose naturally poetic writing and…

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9 Bach new album, track by track

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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…

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Win P7 headphones through the LCD Soundsystem immersive retrospective at Rough Trade NY

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LCD Soundsystem’s epic 5-LP vinyl edition of The Long Goodbye: LCD Soundsystem Live At Madison Square Garden sold out on Record Store Day. But you can go here to share…

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Show us your vinyl

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THIS COMPETITION IS NOW FINISHED To celebrate Record Store Day we are joining in the vinyl frenzy with a lovely Instagram competition to win a pair of speakers from our…

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Win two tickets to The Sound of Abbey Road Studios

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This competition is now closed. Enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime chance to go behind the scenes where the music is made, and learn the secrets of the mixing desks at Abbey Road…

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