Sonos Puts Roots Down in the Pacific Northwest

Posted on May 14th, 2015 by Sonos Staff in News


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 […]

Sonos Showdown

In 2002, we set out with a goal – to reinvent home audio for the digital age. Our vision was simple – fill every home with music and make listening out loud a valued experience again. We’re making it easy for everybody to listen to the music they love in every room of their home. To […]


It Happened In Music: The Birth of Grunge

Posted on January 23rd, 2012 by Sonos Staff in It Happened In Music, Music In Culture

Nirvana, circa 1988

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, […]