Chord unveils its Hugo M Scaler and Etude Amplifier

The world’s leading digital audio and amplification specialist, Chord Electronics, will be making waves at the show with a number of UK firsts. The new Hugo M Scaler standalone upscaling device will make its UK hi-fi show debut, accompanied by the award-winning DAVE DAC/pre/headphone amp and one very special power amplifier, the new Etude, which […]

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PRIZES GALORE AT FESTIVAL OF SOUND

  There are competitions galore at Festival of Sound, giving you the opportunity to win some amazing pieces of equipment. In no particular order, here’s what you could win: Naim is giving away one of the fabulous Mu-so Qb wireless speakers in room B2 Bourg on the Mezzanine Floor. PMC will be giving away one pair of […]

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Whispering Bob cosies up at Festival of Sound

The legend that is Whispering Bob Harris is joining the stellar line-up of celebrities at this year’s Festival of Sound. During the day on Saturday, 29 September 2018, Whispering Bob will host a ‘Fireside Chat’ with Chris Difford, singer songwriter and founder member of Squeeze. In the evening, he will MC the mega Saturday night […]

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Major Sponsor Brings A Ticket Bonanza For Music Fans

Ticket prices for the live concerts at Festival of Sound have been dramatically reduced following the news that Yamaha has taken sponsorship of the Festival of Sound Live Music Arena. Fans of Kokomo, Beth Nielsen Chapman, JJ Jeczalik & Gary Langan (Art of Noise), UNKLE’s James Lavelle & Philip Sheppard, Chris Difford, Antonio Forcione, the […]

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Seeing Red at Festival of Sound

Big Red Sales has joined Festival of Sound as the latest exhibitor and will be bringing a cornucopia of respected brands for the show visitors, including: Sennheiser, Gallo Acoustics, Loewe, REVO, Mitchell & Brown and Vogel’s. With such a portfolio of brands, the addition of Big Red is a real win for lovers of hi-fi, […]

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Learn to write a song with Squeeze legend Chris Difford – absolutely FREE

Singer song writer and Squeeze founder member, Chris Difford, is bringing his hugely popular song writing course to Festival of Sound on Sunday 30thSeptember. Visitors to the show who purchase a ticket to attend Festival of Sound can get into the song writing course absolutely free! – normally the course would cost you £450. Entry […]

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James Larter beats a path to Festival of Sound

z Percussionist James Larter, category finalist of the BBC Young Musician competition, will be appearing at Festival of Sound on 28th and 29thSeptember, where he will be entertaining visitors with his amazing repertoire on a large variety of percussion instruments. A highly regarded musician, Larter has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in the […]

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EDIFIER RELEASES ITS FIRST HI-RES AUDIO CERTIFIED POWERED SPEAKERS – THE S880DB

Premium audio has never looked so suave than with Edifier’s brand new speakers, the S880DBs. Crafted with a high tech interior and completed with a glossy white exterior and wood side panels, these speakers will bring both a beautiful ambience and stunning aesthetic to any room. Whether as a gift for a loved one, or […]

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KEF announces new completely re-vamped R Series loudspeakers

Globally-renowned audio pioneer, KEF, has announced the launch of its brand new R Series, a complete, top-to-bottom transformation of what was already one of the world’s most acclaimed loudspeaker ranges. Boasting a hefty raft of technological innovations and design improvements, the new R Series draws on acoustic developments originally achieved in KEF’s flagship Reference Series, […]

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Festival of Sound releases official playlist on Spotify

With less than three weeks to go until the Festival of Sound, the Music and Audio Show (28-30 September, Novotel Conference Centre, Hammersmith) hits the Capital, the event organisers are releasing an official event playlist on Spotify. This contains over 50 songs that will be played by the hi-fi exhibitors throughout the course of three […]

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Namedropping with Chris Phipps at Festival of Sound

Chris Phipps, co-producer of Channel  4’s “THE TUBE”, and the man credited with showcasing previously undiscovered bands to a new audience, including Fine Young Cannibals and Twisted Sister, will be sharing his celebrity encounters with the audience at Festival of Sound, London’s music and audio show, on 29 September. As part of the Inside Track Music Seminars […]

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