Posted by & filed under 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, Blu-ray Disc Players.

Get the most out of your 4K TV! Here’s the second installment of “Gift ideas under $300.” Today we take a look at two Sony 4K Blu-ray players, the UBP-X700 and UBP-X800… Although DirecTV, DISH Network and Xfinity all have some 4K offerings, the vast majority of the programming you watch on your 4K TV is… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Streaming Speakers, Wireless Speakers.

The Bose Home Speaker 500 fills any room with powerful sound. Inside the speaker, two custom drivers point in opposite directions to bounce sound off the walls, creating a soundstage wider than any other smart speaker. You get voice control from Alexa built in, which puts millions of songs, Internet radio, playlists, and more at… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Streaming Music.

Welcome to Part 2 of our Adventures in Streaming series.  In Part 1, ListenUp Vice President and audiophile Phil Murray talked about his longtime love of vinyl and how he had nevertheless embraced the convenience — and, in some cases, quality — of streaming.  Today we’ll be focusing on some of the popular streaming music services and what they… Read more »

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B.B. King jams with Muddy Waters — and ListenUp was there to record it! A recent post on the Facebook page “Oldskool Denver” referenced this 1974 Muddy Waters/B.B. King concert, which ListenUp recorded live at Ebbets Field, Denver’s legendary downtown nightclub. We thought you might like to actually hear the show, so here it is!… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Computer Audio, DACs, Digital Music, MQA, USB DACs.

Come in and see our selection of sub-$300 products for the music lover on your list We have lots of reasonably priced gear that makes music sound better! Today and on the next two Tuesdays, we’ll be showcasing some gift ideas under $300… AudioQuest USB DACs With DragonFly Black and Red, any computer, laptop, tablet,… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Awards, Music.

All of us at ListenUp, especially our founders, Walt Stinson and Steven Weiner, would like to express our heartfelt congratulations to concert promoter Chuck Morris on his selection for the Colorado Music Hall of Fame. Here’s an excerpt from a recent article in the Denver Post: “Morris’ history in Colorado is storied and complex, but… Read more »

Posted by & filed under MQA, Streaming Music, Vinyl Lovers.

Welcome to the first of a four part series on streaming audio. Today, one of our longtime employees takes a look at streaming music services from the context of his longtime love for records…  A vinyl junkie embraces streaming music by Phil Murray, ListenUp Vice President of Marketing/eCommerce I’m a luddite. I grew up buying… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Audio, New Product Announcments, Store News, Turntables.

Rediscover music with Technics The Technics brand was created by Panasonic in 1965, originally to sell loudspeakers domestically in Japan. The name became more widely known with the international sales of direct-drive turntables, which were invented by Panasonic engineer Shuichi Obata. Technics turntables (including the legendary SL-1200) have been the most popular choice for DJs… Read more »

Posted by & filed under Audio, Computer Audio, Special Offers, Streaming Speakers, Wireless Speakers, Wireless Systems.

We always encourage you to shop locally, of course, but especially this weekend. All of our Black-Friday/Cyber Monday specials can be purchased in our retail showrooms, and you’ll have the added advantage of in-person advice from one of knowledgeable sale consultants. We make your holiday shopping easy! Check out the following deals that expire Monday… Read more »