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Sonos rocks the office: foursquare playlist wars

Music is everywhere: in the car, at home, even in the office. In fact, music is an integral part of culture in the workplace of many companies. One such company is the Mayor of location-based service providers foursquare, which calls both New York City and San Francisco home—and rocks Sonos in both locations. We visited […]

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It happened in music: Revolutionary tracks

Twenty years ago today, Rage Against the Machine played their first live show at Cal State University, Northridge. They would go on to become infamous proponents of social justice. To commemorate this historical musical moment, we’ve created a playlist that embraces their revolutionary vibe. Have your own favorite revolutionary track to add to the mix? […]

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And the winners are…

Recently, we challenged you to get your creative juices flowing and help us name our Sonos video shorts. You all stepped up to the plate and came up with some imaginative, unexpected, and at times shocking names for our videos. And now, after several late nights of deliberation and debate, we’re prepared to announce the […]

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Welcome to the next generation of SiriusXM

This week, Sirius XM Radio announced an expanded channel lineup of new and exclusive commercial-free music, sports news and comedy. The launch of new programming is the first phase of SiriusXM 2.0, a major upgrade and evolution of SiriusXM’s satellite and Internet delivered service. Sonos users who subscribe to SiriusXM can access all the new […]

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Home audio is back

Listening out loud in the home has been a breakout trend in 2011, and the Sonos crew is stoked to be a part of the movement. Especially since the media can’t stop talking about it. Check out the video below for all the latest buzz on the PLAY:3 and the PLAY:5. What’s your take?

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It happened in music: The legendary 808

The Legendary 808: A playlist In fall of 2008, Kanye West recorded his album “808s and Heartbreak” at Glenwood Studios in Burbank, California and Avex Recording Studio in Honolulu, Hawaii. The 808 (technically the Roland TR-808) is a drum machine introduced in early 1980 that, although, not popular during its actual release, gained widespread popularity […]

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Metallica: 20 facts in 30 years

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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Sonos rocks the wedding

As evidenced by our friends Matt and Kim Leipold, there’s nothing like a little music to complement romance. The couple tied the knot in late September and chose Sonos to rocks the beats all night at their outdoor wedding reception.  Four PLAY:5s positioned high in the corners of a twelve hundred square foot tent powered […]

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Now playing at Target

It’s true: streaming music, the idea of listening to all the music on earth in any room of your home, is now available to everyone. The proof? The Sonos Wireless HiFi System is now playing at Target, both in-store and online at Target.com. That means you can waltz into any of the 1750 stores and […]

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Watch a video. Name it. Revel in glory.

We’re releasing a series of videos on Facebook that embody the essence of listening out loud. We want you to name them. Dig deep because the most creative, unexpected name for each video will be immortalized right here on the Sonos blog, and the winner may even take home some swag. Check out our Facebook […]