MOG’s songs for worker bees

Posted on March 27th, 2012 by Sonos Staff in Music In Culture, Music On Sonos

MOG Worker Bees

For all the nine-to-fivers out there, music’s one of the things we need to keep going. When we’re tired, the day’s lagging, or we just can’t wait for the weekend, an upbeat tune – or a sympathetic lyricist – will always keep us on track. So here’s a list of some rad, head-clearing songs for […]

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A Spotify playlist for your workweek

Posted on March 26th, 2012 by Sonos Staff in Music In Culture, Music On Sonos

While You Work

If you count yourself among the many who find music to be an integral part of your workday, there’s a good way to ensure you get your daily dose: playlists, and lots of them. Or you could just listen to one massive playlist that’s long enough to take you through the entire week. And if […]

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queenofsoul

Aretha Franklin, the singer and songwriter who Rolling Stone ranked at the top of its “100 Greatest Singers of All Time” list, celebrates her 70th birthday today. And if anyone deserves a little respect for her seventh decade on the planet, it’s the Queen of Soul! We thought the best way to honor the legendary […]

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International Women's Day playlist

March 8th is International Women’s Day all over the globe. To celebrate the occasion, MOG’s editors have put together a special playlist featuring many of the world’s greatest ladies in music. The mix features some of our favorite avenues of pop across several cultures. Head over to MOG and save the playlist to your library […]

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It Happened In Music: Jimi Hendrix’s inspiration

Posted on March 1st, 2012 by Sonos Staff in It Happened In Music

Little Richard and Jimi Hendrix

It’s easy to picture our greatest musical minds as utter geniuses, creating their own ideas and styles simply by drawing from some inexplicable inner wellspring. But like the rest of us, even the brightest have to take inspiration from somewhere–or someone else.  On March 1, 1964  Jimi Hendrix began recording and performing with Little Richard, […]

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