Nick Hexum of 311 is at home with his family and Sonos

At Home with Nick Hexum

“Music is really the center of our family. It’s what we do for bonding and it makes the memories just so much more special.” Nick Hexum, lead singer and guitarist of the band 311, invited us to his Topanga Canyon home to talk about his life of music and its role in his family’s life. […]

Nic Adler at Home with Sonos

At Home with Nic Adler

Nic Adler has grown up steeped in music. Nic, son of accomplished producer and LA club owner Lou Adler, grew up listening to demo tapes in his dad’s car and hanging out at studio sessions. Now that Nic has a six-month-old son of his own – Cash – the two are exploring entire worlds of […]

Nic Adler and Nick Hexum talk to Sonos about Father's Day and music

Sonos Celebrates Father’s Day

For Father’s Day, we hung out with two of our favorite music dads. They shared stories about the role music has played in their lives, and how they’re passing that special connection on to their children. Nic Adler, son of accomplished producer and LA club owner Lou Adler, grew up listening to demo tapes in […]

Cage the Elephant perform at Sonos Studio Los Angeles

Sonos Studio Listening Room: Cage the Elephant

Cage the Elephant recorded their acoustic Sirius XM set at the Sonos Studio in LA in between Coachella weekends. Sonos Studio Manager Nu Goteh talked with Brad Shultz about his favorite 90’s guilty pleasure jams, life in London for a band of Kentucky boys, and more. NG: What are you listening to right now? Brad: […]

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Sonos Studio Listening Room: Drowners

The four fellas from the post-punk outfit Drowners are seated on the horsehair couch in the Listening Room at the Sonos Studio. They’ve just recorded their Sirius XM (somewhat) acoustic session, and Matt points to the TV in front of them which is playing The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly. “My great grandfather had […]

The new Sonos app for Android and iOS is now available

Our New Sonos App is Here: Six Things to Try Today

Play and control all the music imaginable from one easy-to-use app. From the beginning, we’ve been focused on creating the best possible experience with music in the home. With software at our core, we build products that we can easily adapt, so we can bring you more from Sonos the longer you have it. It […]

Warpaint at Sonos Studio

Sonos Studio Listening Room: Warpaint

The ladies of Los Angeles-based indie rock group Warpaint came by our LA studio to record their SiriusXM acoustic session and chat with us about their music, their process, and their lives on and off the road. BC: Your sound has changed so much from The Fool to the most recent album (Warpaint), what’s inspired […]

Bombay Bicycle Club at Sonos Studio

Sonos Studio Listening Room: Bombay Bicycle Club

Bombay Bicycle Club came by the Studio in LA to record an acoustic set for SiriusXM. We caught up with Ed and Suren in the Studio Listening Room afterward about how their sound has changed throughout the years, and what influenced them along their journey. NG: So you guys are on the road constantly. What’s […]

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Trains of Thoughts and Sonos

The film “Trains of Thoughts” by Timo Novotny is an audio-visual essay that compares and reflects upon the different subway systems around the world. Subway systems and the ground they run through are fascinating: the structure, sounds, people and experiences that all take place under ground, daily. We talked to Timo, director and writer, to […]

Diplo at the Sonos House Party Coachella 2014

Sonos House Party: A Day with Diplo

Before he got onstage with Pharrell at Coachella to perform their hit Aerosol Can, Diplo was chilling at the Sonos house party, DJ’ing his signature blend of world music beats, from Brazilian techno to dancehall and of course, heaps of hip-hop. We caught up with Diplo to talk about his favorite new music scenes, his […]

From the archives: drawing of the original Sonos architecture, 2003.

Our Vision for Rock-Solid Wireless, Evolved

  We created the Sonos Wireless HiFi System to provide music lovers, like ourselves, everything we dreamed of for music in our homes – legendary sound and an easy, reliable way to play anything imaginable with freedom from the barriers of speaker cables. This essentially involved finding a way to make the wires invisible. The […]

Ziggy Marley at Sonos Studio LA

Sonos Studio: An Evening with Ziggy Marley

What do you know about Ziggy Marley? Owner of six Grammy’s, maker of a number of critically acclaimed albums, activist for important matters like education and healthcare, producer of a line of organic food – Ziggy is creative and productive, to say the least. With a rich musical heritage and music being a huge part […]