Music Hack Day Sydney

Tinkering with Sonos at Music Hack Day in Sydney

At Music Hack Day Sydney this past April, we made our API available to all independent developers at the event. The winner created a web app that allows users to control their Sonos players from a website with added enhancements such as social networking, album art and details about the artist. Get a closer look […]

The Stone Roses "splatter shot"

Behind the lens with Kevin Cummins

With some fans stepping off a plane just hours before the event, Madchester fanatics from far and wide descended on “Sonos presents…The Music, The Myths and The Mayhem.” The event served as a venue for legendary music photographer Kevin Cummins to share his anecdotes from an era that defined a generation: living large and playing […]

Rhapsody Motivation Music

Rhapsody’s The Lowdown: Dubstep and Bass radio

We’re not done putting the Sonos SUB through its paces yet. Next up is a fitting radio station from Rhapsody, The Lowdown: Dubstep and Bass. Rhapsody’s editorial team sums up the station below. Dubstep really isn’t made for albums. That’s not to say that dubstep artists haven’t made some fine long-players. But the music’s cold-sweat intensity […]

Slacker Radio

Slacker’s Bass and Beats radio

Sonos Bass and Beats on Slacker Radio is a station that was designed with one purpose in mind: to showcase the best low frequency tracks ever created. From new Electronic tracks from the likes of Bassnectar, Nero, Skrillex, and Deadmau5 to classic trunk rattling Hip Hop from Dr. Dre, Digital Underground, and 2 Live Crew, […]

Rdio Super Bass

Rdio’s Super Bass playlist

Some songs are simply better at getting you to rattle, roll, and shake what your mama gave you. There’s no need to wait for the bass to drop–turn up these super tunes on your Sonos SUB with this Rdio playlist, or create your own vibrating Super Bass mix and get down. “Lay it Down” – […]

Lady Liberty Fireworks

Rocking on the Fourth Of July

There’s nothing like a little rock and roll to celebrate the anniversary of American independence. Plus, any summer holiday BBQ can benefit from some music to groove to while grilling. To that end, we’ve compiled a playlist featuring rock songs that reference the Fourth Of July. Subscribe on Spotify to listen on Sonos, or create […]

Marijke Koger-Dunham

Freedom as fuel: The work of Marijke Koger-Dunham

Freedom fosters creativity. Creativity requires freedom. We’re not debating the loudness of a block party or the proliferation of graffiti as inalienable rights. We’re simply talking about the best kind of freedom: the kind that inspires. This Friday, June 29th, the Sonos Studio will host the first career retrospective of iconic 1960s psychedelic artist Marijke […]

Sonos SUB

Put the SUB through its paces

Now that the Sonos SUB has made its way into some of your homes, it’s high time to test out the full range of its capabilities. To that end, we’ve rounded up several Spotify playlists to help you put our wireless subwoofer through its paces. Follow the link to subscribe on Spotify, then listen to […]

Madchester

The Madchester Anthems playlist

Drum roll please: the lucky winner of our competition to win limited edition, Madchester inspired PLAY:3 is…Mark Bacon, aka @Streakymdb. In addition to the player, designed by Richard Robinson, Mark has won two tickets to tonight’s The Music, The Myths and The Mayhem event. With the event upon us, we’re ready to turn up our […]

LIVING THINGS album art

The Six Degrees of Linkin Park

We’re passionate about listening and those who want to bring it back. That collective includes Mike Shinoda and Linkin Park, who are advocates of listening with friends—socially and out loud. So in honor of the release of their new album, LIVING THINGS, we decided to explore the many members, side projects, and relationships in this […]

Custom PLAY:3s by Richard Robinson

Mad Madchester Giveaway

It’s competition time again and we have to say, this is one you’ll definitely want to get involved in! As part of our The Music, The Myths and The Mayhem event, we’ve asked award winning album cover designer (and good friend) Richard Robinson to design some pretty special PLAY:3 units for the occasion. Inspired by […]

Sonos Studio lounge

The making of the Sonos Studio

The gears are already in motion for the second cycle of the Sonos Studio, our acoustically-designed gallery that celebrates music listening. The space serves as the best place in Los Angeles to experience Sonos, with events designed to explore the intersection of music, art and technology through creative collaborations. Find out how it all came […]