BERKELEY, Calif., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MOG today announced that customers of the Sonos Multi-Room Music System in the US will soon have access to MOG's award-winning, on-demand music service in any room of their home. MOG will offer Sonos customers high quality sound (streamed at 320kbps), resulting in the ultimate listening experience.
"Sonos products are absolutely best-of-breed and their customers expect great sound, whether they are accessing their own music library or streaming music from a service like MOG," said David Hyman, CEO of MOG. "Our goal is to make it fast and easy for music lovers to listen to any song they want from virtually anywhere—in the car, on the computer, on their phone, and now in any room in the house with Sonos," Hyman continued.
Sonos customers accessing MOG on their Sonos system will enjoy the following features:
- High quality audio: MOG streams all music at 320kbps for high quality listening.
- MOG radio: Only MOG offers the patent-pending "MOG Mobius" music discovery engine, which enables users to switch between true "artist only" radio or a full mix of similar artists.
- On-demand streaming: Unlimited, anytime, ad-free listening to any artist, album, or song from MOG's massive 10-million song library.
- Simple searching and browsing, designed for the palm of the hand: MOG provides simple navigation of albums, artists or songs, and easy browsing of charts, editor's picks and new releases for instant playing right from any Sonos controller.
MOG will offer a 14-day FREE trial to all new and existing Sonos customers after which users can choose MOG's $9.99 per month MOG Primo subscription plan. MOG Primo provides subscribers with access to MOG on Sonos Multi-Room Music Systems with unlimited streaming available in unlimited rooms of the house; with additional access online at MOG.com, and through the MOG app on iPhone and Android phones, all via a single MOG account.
MOG, Inc. is a next-generation music media company founded in June 2005 by David Hyman, former CEO for Gracenote. MOG's all-you-can-eat, on-demand listening service provides access to a vast library of over 10 million songs and over one million albums through its mobile apps on iPhone and Android phones, online, and on streaming entertainment devices. MOG, Inc. is also the provider of The MOG Music Network (MMN), the premier destination for music content online and largest music focused advertising network consisting of over 1500 music sites, reaching nearly 40 million people each month.
Headquartered in Berkeley, California, MOG, Inc. investors include Menlo Ventures, Balderton Capital, Simon Equity Partners, Universal Music Group and Sony Music. Grammy-winning record producer Rick Rubin, named by Time Magazine as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the world," is a member of MOG's Board of Directors.
About Sonos, Inc.
Sonos® is the leading developer of wireless multi-room music systems for the home. The Sonos Multi-Room Music System is the first, wireless multi-room music system that lets you play all the music you want all over your house – and control it all from the palm of your hand. Sonos liberates the music stored on a computer so it can be enjoyed all over the house. In addition, by partnering with music services like MOG, Sonos gives music lovers instant, computer-free access to millions of songs, thousands of radio stations, audiobooks, and more. The award-winning Sonos Multi-Room Music System is available at more than 6200 retailers in over 65 countries worldwide; or direct from Sonos at www.sonos.com. Sonos is a privately-held company, headquartered in Santa Barbara, CA with offices in Cambridge, MA, Hilversum, Netherlands, Shenzhen, China and Penang, Malaysia. To find out more about Sonos, please visit www.sonos.com.
SOURCE MOG, Inc.