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Sonos Puts Roots Down in the Pacific Northwest

Turn up ‘The 206: Seattle Hip Hop’ playlist on Songza as the Sonos team heads to Seattle. Since we first got started in Santa Barbara in 2002, we have spread our wings to join communities all over the world as we work to fill every home with music. From our bi-coastal operations in the United […]

Nirvana, circa 1988

It Happened In Music: The Birth of Grunge

On January 23, 1988, Nirvana records a 10-song demo with Seattle producer Jack Endino. It was this tape that made it into the hands of  Jonathan Poneman, one of the founders of Sub Pop records. After hearing the demo, he offers to put out a Nirvana single. This historic event set the Seattle sound into motion, […]