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Remembering Alan James

We are truly devastated to be announcing news of the sudden death of our friend and colleague Alan.

The Breath’s acoustic album ‘Only Stories’ out today

The Manchester based alt-folk duo recorded the album live at Real World Studios.

Live: Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali UK Tour

The Pakistan-based Qawwali group returned to the UK for their first tour since 2017.

Society of Sound: The Sound of Real World

Real World Studios has been the heart and soul of Society of Sound. The creative hub from which some of the finest musical highlights and matchless quality recordings were created and delivered to members. For the final Society of Sound album we have gathered together highlights from recording sessi...

Society of Sound: The Gloaming 3

The March release on Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound features the world renowned Irish American gr...

Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali debut album re-released ahead of UK tour

The album was recorded in the Qawwali group’s home city of Lahore when they were teenagers.

Real World music featured on BBC Two’s Africa with Ade Adepitan

Ade Adepitan embarks on a journey across Africa, soundtracked by music from Real World.

Les Amazones d’Afrique announce European summer tour

The African female musical collective will perform new music with a new line-up

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan & Michael Brook album Night Song to get a vinyl release

The 1996 Grammy-nominated album has never been available on vinyl before

Society of Sound: WOMAD 2018

Within the eclectic musical landscape that already marks WOMAD out as a champion of music and cultur...

The Breath announce new music and share ‘Only Stories’

Only Stories (Let The Cards Fall Revisited) features acoustic performances from Real World Studios.