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PLAY:5 gets dolled up for charity

Sonos is lucky enough to call the beautiful city of Santa Barbara, California home. You may not know it by looking at this seemingly quiet and unassuming little city, but it houses one of the most idyllic outdoor venues on the planet: the Santa Barbara Bowl. The Bowl offers not only a rich history and […]

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The history of HiFi

Remember HiFi? Giant, analog-loving systems that people gathered around to hear the latest music in rich, encompassing stereo sound. Lately, it’s hard to come by. Recent technology has reduced the size of music players and “speakers” to the nth degree in order to offer a more portable–and personal–listening experience. Certainly, this advancement has been beneficial […]

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Sonos Rocks Phish Super Ball IX

When Sonos is invited to bring music to an event, we like to go all out. Over the 4th of July weekend, Sonos rocked the Phish Super Ball IX in Watkins Glen, NY, with a smattering of S5s streaming the festival’s live, on-site Bunny Radio via SiriusXM Jam_ON and Live Phish Radio throughout the grounds. […]

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Rocking AirPlay music on Sonos

There’s no end to the number of feature requests we receive from customers, and we always appreciate the input – after all, it helps us continually improve our products. Although we haven’t fulfilled every craving (yet), one new feature is taking us a step closer: AirPlay. To enjoy AirPlay on Sonos, you’ll need to use […]

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Celebrate summer’s arrival with music

Today marks the Summer Solstice in the Northern Hemisphere, and we can think of many reasons that this is cause for celebration. School’s out, the weather’s turning BBQ-friendly, and the music festival season is already underway, to name but a few. It’s also the perfect time of year to bring your S5 out to the […]

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Moby tears it up in Belgium

Recently, our friends at A&Gallery played host to a very special art collection from none other than Moby. The acclaimed DJ and producer was on hand opening night to sign autographs, give interviews, and generally chat up the many fans who stopped by the event. Later that night, Moby himself deejayed at an exclusive afterparty […]

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Art and music inspire Japan

Back in March, the world could only look on in horror as Japan was rocked by major earthquakes and then nearly swept away in the ensuing tsunamis. However, the solidarity and generosity that the disaster evoked from across continents and cultures is nothing less than inspiring. It is just this emotion that Pecha Kucha, a […]

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Tip: Listen to NPR Music on Sonos

Many of you may have already tuned in to NPR for its wealth of educational content, talk shows, and news, but did you know about NPR Music? This subset of the public broadcasting station is actually available on Sonos. Although you’ll need to do a tiny bit of digging to access the content, it’s actually […]

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Sonos Story #001: Doe, a deer…

Since we released our first products back in 2005, Sonos has received all manner of customer stories about the creative ways people use the system. However, we’re not sure we’ve ever heard of anyone using wireless speakers as a pest repellent–until now. We’ll let Dr. Tchok tell you all about it in his own words: […]