NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Global music and entertainment platform, TIDAL, along with leading home sound system, Sonos, today launched “Sound Tracks,” an original interview series filmed in the Sonos Store in New York. Hosted by veteran music journalist, Joe Levy, the series will feature in-depth interviews with famed producers, engineers, A&R execs, managers and more discussing the moment of discovery, when they first heard an artist that would go on to become a superstar or when they first discovered the perfect sound that would go on to define a style of music. The series launches alongside the availability of TIDAL direct control with Sonos. Music fans can now enjoy exclusive music and expertly curated playlists from TIDAL on the Sonos home sound system directly through the TIDAL app. For a limited time, Sonos customers will be able to take advantage of a special 3-month trial of TIDAL HiFi through the partnership.
The first episode of Sound Tracks featuring music industry executive, Dante Ross, is now live on TIDAL.com/Sonos (embed using the code here: http://tdl.sh/SonosSoundTracksEp1). A force in the music industry for over 25 years, Ross’ influence on music can be seen from De La Soul and Queen Latifah, to the 8 Mile Soundtrack. Throughout the episode, viewers will learn about experiences that led to key moments of discovery throughout Ross’ career. New episodes will be live on TIDAL.com/Sonos every 2 weeks.
TIDAL’s original video series’ allows fans to create a deeper connection with their favorite musicians – whether its previewing new music in Elliott Wilson’s Car Test, spotlighting their entrepreneurial side in Adelle Platon’s Side Hustle or showing off their comedic chops in Cipha Sounds’ Hip Hop Improv. Sound Check adds to the growing list of playlists, video content, on the ground events and interviews that help artists tell their story.
For those enjoying TIDAL on Sonos at home, update and use the TIDAL app to play music in a particular room or group of rooms and easily adjust the volume wherever it’s playing. Features include:
- Keep the music going. Send music from headphones to any Sonos speaker with a simple tap right when you walk in the door.
- Share your Sonos. Friends who don’t have the Sonos app can play their favorite music to any Sonos speaker using the TIDAL app.
- Easily switch controls. Control music from any phone or tablet with either the TIDAL or Sonos app. Start listening with one and pick up on another.
- Play Music Your Way. The Sonos app allows quick search through all supported services to get to the music quickly, and it’s a great way to organize favorites. But for those that love the TIDAL app, use it to stream music straight to Sonos.
Learn more on TIDAL.com/Sonos
TIDAL is a global, experiential, entertainment platform built for fans, directly from artists around the world. TIDAL members enjoy exclusively curated content that directly connect artists with their fans in multiple ways. The service offers high-fidelity, CD sound quality music, high resolution video, an opportunity to discover new artists via TIDAL Rising and unique experiences via TIDAL X. TIDAL is available in more than 52 countries, with more than a 51 million song catalog and 195,000 high quality videos. For more information, please visit www.tidal.com.
Founded in 2002, Sonos® creates the leading whole-home sound system. Once a tech start-up populated with nerdy engineers and brilliant designers who love music, Sonos has grown into a global music brand dedicated to transforming the experience of listening out loud to music in the home. Its wireless home sound system makes it easy for everyone to listen to the music they love in every room of their home, and appreciate it all with the highest sound quality.
Sonos is now in more than 60 countries, with dozens of streaming music providers, through thousands of retailers, and in millions of homes. With a constant investment in software and services, Sonos is improving the experience customers have with music in the home for years after they buy it. Sonos is changing the way people listen to music – one home at a time.
Sonos, Inc. is a privately held company, headquartered in Santa Barbara, California with additional offices in Boston and Seattle, as well as in the Netherlands, France, the United Kingdom, Australia, Germany and China.