John Lennon Glasses

It Happened In Music: Famous auctions

On July 14th, 2007, a pair of glasses worn by former Beatle John Lennon sparked a bidding war after being offered for sale online. The circular sunglasses were worn by Lennon during the Beatles 1966 tour of Japan, where the band played some of their last ever live dates. Anonymous rival bidders had pushed the […]

MOG Bass Celebration

MOG’s Celebrating Bass playlist

There’s nothing like a hearing awesome bass tones powered through a nice subwoofer, and the best songs for that very purpose usually have great beats.  So to celebrate bass with Sonos, MOG’s editors have put together some of the most bangin’ tracks from the last several years–a vibrant mix of hip-hop, dubstep, and dance music […]

Music Hack Day Sydney

Tinkering with Sonos at Music Hack Day in Sydney

At Music Hack Day Sydney this past April, we made our API available to all independent developers at the event. The winner created a web app that allows users to control their Sonos players from a website with added enhancements such as social networking, album art and details about the artist. Get a closer look […]

The Stone Roses "splatter shot"

Behind the lens with Kevin Cummins

With some fans stepping off a plane just hours before the event, Madchester fanatics from far and wide descended on “Sonos presents…The Music, The Myths and The Mayhem.” The event served as a venue for legendary music photographer Kevin Cummins to share his anecdotes from an era that defined a generation: living large and playing […]

Rhapsody Motivation Music

Rhapsody’s The Lowdown: Dubstep and Bass radio

We’re not done putting the Sonos SUB through its paces yet. Next up is a fitting radio station from Rhapsody, The Lowdown: Dubstep and Bass. Rhapsody’s editorial team sums up the station below. Dubstep really isn’t made for albums. That’s not to say that dubstep artists haven’t made some fine long-players. But the music’s cold-sweat intensity […]

Slacker Radio

Slacker’s Bass and Beats radio

Sonos Bass and Beats on Slacker Radio is a station that was designed with one purpose in mind: to showcase the best low frequency tracks ever created. From new Electronic tracks from the likes of Bassnectar, Nero, Skrillex, and Deadmau5 to classic trunk rattling Hip Hop from Dr. Dre, Digital Underground, and 2 Live Crew, […]

Rdio Super Bass

Rdio’s Super Bass playlist

Some songs are simply better at getting you to rattle, roll, and shake what your mama gave you. There’s no need to wait for the bass to drop–turn up these super tunes on your Sonos SUB with this Rdio playlist, or create your own vibrating Super Bass mix and get down. “Lay it Down” – […]

Lady Liberty Fireworks

Rocking on the Fourth Of July

There’s nothing like a little rock and roll to celebrate the anniversary of American independence. Plus, any summer holiday BBQ can benefit from some music to groove to while grilling. To that end, we’ve compiled a playlist featuring rock songs that reference the Fourth Of July. Subscribe on Spotify to listen on Sonos, or create […]

Marijke Koger-Dunham

Freedom as fuel: The work of Marijke Koger-Dunham

Freedom fosters creativity. Creativity requires freedom. We’re not debating the loudness of a block party or the proliferation of graffiti as inalienable rights. We’re simply talking about the best kind of freedom: the kind that inspires. This Friday, June 29th, the Sonos Studio will host the first career retrospective of iconic 1960s psychedelic artist Marijke […]

Sonos SUB

Put the SUB through its paces

Now that the Sonos SUB has made its way into some of your homes, it’s high time to test out the full range of its capabilities. To that end, we’ve rounded up several Spotify playlists to help you put our wireless subwoofer through its paces. Follow the link to subscribe on Spotify, then listen to […]