Video sneak preview of Control4 Airstream Smart Home Tour

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Make your home the smartest home on the block! Next week we’ll be hosting the Control4 Smart Home Tour, featuring the tricked-out Control4 Airstream. Whether you’re already a Control4 user or just interested in the latest home automation technology, you won’t want to miss this cool event. Here’s a video by Rob Sabin of Sound… Read more »

Photos from Music Matters in Albuquerque

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On July 12 ListenUp held our Music Matters event New Mexico-style at our Albuquerque showroom. Nearly 100 people, including folks from as far away as San Diego, enjoyed informative demonstrations from our favorite vendors. Robert Harley (shown in middle of the photo at right, Editor-in-Chief of The Absolute Sound, and author of The Complete Guide to High-End Audio, Introductory… Read more »

ListenUp is now a proud Chord Electronics dealer

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ListenUp is now a proud Chord Electronics dealer! Chord first sprang from the aviation world, where engineering without limits means uncompromising standards. Company owner John Franks has adhered to this philosophy since the company’s inception in 1989.  Chord’s first amplifiers were supplied to the BBC, followed by world-renowned studios including Abbey Road, Sony Music (New… Read more »

ListenUp’s Great Outdoor Adventure Team

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At ListenUp, we strive to find a balance between work and play. One of our newest “committees” is our Great Outdoor Adventure Team, in which our employees and their family members have the opportunity to join organized hikes, rides and 4×4 adventures through our beautiful state. Recently, in preparation for an upcoming summit of Grays… Read more »

Control4 Smart Home Tour at ListenUp July 24-26

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See home automation in action with the Control4 Airstream Control4 coordinates the technology in your home into complete, brilliant experiences that are easy for the whole family to enjoy. With one touch — or even by voice! —  dim the lights, stream high resolution music, lower the shades, and arm the security system. Because everything… Read more »

ListenUp named one of the Top 100 CE Retailers by TWICE magazine

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ListenUp was honored to be listed as No. 73 on TWICE‘s list of “Top 100 CE Retailers,” and No. 10 for Top Retailers by Class – “Electronics-Only Stores.” We are humbled to be among the giants like Apple and Bose. ListenUp is nationally known and locally owned, and we thank you to our customers for shopping with us over… Read more »

Photos from Magnepan 30.7 Listening Event

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Wendell Diller, National Sales Manager for Magnepan, led a different kind of demo at our Magneplanar 30.7 listening parties in Albuquerque and Denver. “I hate the idea of someone getting stuck in a bad-sounding spot,” he said, “so I got rid of the chairs. I want people to move around and hear the [30.7s] from… Read more »

ListenUp wins Electronic House 2018 Home of the Year Award

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Roswell, NM project takes Bronze Award award for Best Smart Home of the Year $150K and above For the 13th year in a row, Electronic House and CEPro magazines are honoring the best smart home installations with their annual “Home of the Year” awards. Contest winners are recognized for their level of integration and engineering,… Read more »