The infamous Van Halen concert rider

Posted on November 7th, 2011 by Sonos Staff in Infographics, Music In Culture

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On Sunday, Sonos decked out the dressing rooms backstage at the MTV European Video Awards. We didn’t get to check out any of the artists’ riders while we were there, but we’re fairly certain none were quite as demanding as the infamous Van Halen M&Ms rider. Curious as to what exactly the band required? The […]

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Ultimate music venues at home

Posted on October 27th, 2011 by Sonos Staff in Infographics, Music In Culture

Music Venues at Home

If you’ve ever wondered how to create the ultimate music listening venue according your favorite musical genres, you’re in luck. The graphic below offers some fun, over-the-top ways you can amplify the music that best defines your tastes. What makes up your ultimate home listening experience?

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Metallica: 20 facts in 30 years

Posted on October 16th, 2011 by Sonos Staff in Cool Music News, Infographics, Music In Culture

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Flashback to October of 1981: Drummer Lars Ulrich made guitar player/singer James Hetfield an offer he couldn’t refuse and heavy metal history was made. In honor of Metallica’s 30th anniversary, we pulled together 20 fun facts from the band’s three decade history. What Metallica memory stands out most to you?  

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Looking back at the music festivals of summer

Posted on September 12th, 2011 by Sonos Staff in Events, Featured, Infographics, Music In Culture

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Don’t let the lingering heat fool you: Summer is drawing to a close and with it, the outdoor music festival season. As you dust off your fall layers and prepare for the changing of the leaves, take a moment to reflect on some of the great events that inspired social listening over the past few […]

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Songs to live life by

Posted on August 24th, 2011 by Jasmine France in Featured, Infographics, Music In Culture

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Every life activity can be enhanced by music, so if you’re digging through your music collection searching for that perfect song for that perfect moment, look no further.

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