Music Monday: Alejandro Escovedo

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Alejandro Escovedo’s career is most pithily summed up by the title of his 1998 live album, More Miles than Money. The Texas-born son of Mexican immigrants, Escovedo has been cranking out beautiful, challenging, genre-bending work since he helped form one of San Francisco’s first punk bands, the Nuns, back in the mid-1970s (the Nuns opened… Read more »

BDI Office Furniture Sale, now through Sept. 19

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Now through September 19th With a unique combination of performance, innovation, and style, BDI office designs are equal parts productivity and creative inspiration. Now, for a limited time, enjoy big-time discounts during the BDI Office Furniture Sale. Save on all BDI office collections, shelving, Bink Mobile Media Tables, and modular systems. Shop sale products Love… Read more »

GoldenEar demos stealth Dolby Atmos system at CEDIA

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State-of-the-art sound quality from nearly invisible speakers We visited our friend Sandy Gross, founder of GoldenEar Technology, at CEDIA last week, as he was demonstrating a cool new Dolby Atmos home theater with in-wall and in-ceiling speakers. This stealth system included the new Invisa Signature Point Source (SPS) model, the company’s first Invisa in-walls intended… Read more »

B&W’s new 600 series speakers now in stock!

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Bowers & Wilkin’s newly revised 600 Series: High-end technologies for a song The new B&W 600 Series is comprised of their entry-level bookshelf and floorstanding speakers — but “entry-level” in price only! This upgraded collection features technologies and materials developed for B&W’s higher end offerings, including the award-winning Continuum™ cone. The human ear is naturally… Read more »

“New Sonos Amp is a wireless wonder”

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Sonos Amp: The versatile new amplifier for powering all your entertainment This cool new component brings all kinds of new capabilities to your Sonos system: – Connect your turntable or stereo to enjoy vinyl, CDs, and audio files stored on your devices in addition to streaming – Enjoy high-fidelity performance with 125 Watts per channel… Read more »

Presenting the first turntable from Mark Levinson, the No. 515

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The first turntable ever from audio legend Mark Levinson is the № 515. To achieve a stunning design and performance, Levinson partnered with VPI Industries, renowned for turntable innovations and exceptional build quality. Handcrafted in the USA and created for the discriminating music lover, the № 515 is the perfect complement to the Pure Phono stage… Read more »

Avantgarde speakers are now available at ListenUp

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Avantgarde Acoustic: Purity meets performance Obsessed by perfect sound, Avantgarde Acoustic has been creating prime quality horn loudspeakers and high-performance amplifiers at their facility in the picturesque Odenwald region of Germany since 1991. Awarded world-wide for excellence in sound and design, these unique horn-based designs are made for audio enthusiasts who esteem a truly unique… Read more »