On this date in 1925, Louis Armstrong recorded the first of his Hot Five recordings, laying the foundation of the rhythmic and improvisational aspects of jazz. His mastery of the trumpet combined with his iconic vocal style makes him one of the most recognizable jazz musicians of all time. Today’s playlist contains all the tracks […]
To celebrate Nigel Tufnel Day–and one of the most iconic music movies of all time–we wanted to share some of the ways we’re turning things up to 11 at Sonos. Because, as the LA Weekly so aptly put it ,”a life turned up to 11 is the only one any of us are interested in […]
Over 100 years ago today, German physicist Wilhelm Röntgen made the first official observation and study of X-rays. To celebrate this ground-breaking discovery, we’re giving you a behind-the-skin look at one of our own inventions–courtesy our very special clear PLAY:3.
Today, Sonos announced that The Wireless HiFi System is now playing in more than 6,300 retail locations across North America. New retail partners, including Target, Best Buy, Brookstone, Micro Center, Future Shop, hhgregg, P.C. Richard & Son, Microsoft Windows retail stores and more, are introducing their music loving customers to the Sonos experience of streaming […]
This year you can make sure your haunted house is the spookiest on the block–with a little help from our streaming music partners. Now you can scream stream all the scariest songs and sound effects to all the rooms of your haunted house…and control it all from the palm of your disembodied hand. Try blasting […]
It’s not a band. It’s not a car. And it’s definitely not a phone. JUKE is a new cloud based music service from Deutschland. And, it’s making its streaming debut on The Sonos Wireless HiFi System. Our latest service addition is all part of Sonos’ grand plan to stream all the music on earth– everywhere […]
You saw the video. Now, find out what songs inspired the friendly playlist competition between foursquare New York City and foursquare San Francisco. Have a listen on Spotify, then tell us about your favorite playlist in the comment section below.
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 […]
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? […]
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 […]
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?