Qobuz streaming music service launches in U.S.

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The Qobuz difference Qobuz (pronounced ‘co-buzz’) is a French music streaming and downloading service. Since its founding in 2007, it has expanded to other countries, including the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands — and now the Qobuz streaming music service has launched in the U.S.! The company features four levels of streaming services: Qobuz Premium, Qobuz HiFi, Qobuz Studio (a… Read more »

Back to Vinyl: Turntable Workshops

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An interactive turntable workshop for experienced listeners and beginners At ListenUp’s Turntable Workshops, we’ll up your vinyl game whether you’re already an enthusiast or just getting into it. You will learn how to set up and manage your turntable and cartridge, properly care for your records, find a better streaming/PC connection and much more. More experienced listeners… Read more »

Music streaming is fueling vinyl’s resurgence

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Here’s an interesting article by Timothy Seppala in Engadget which posits that music streaming is fueling vinyl’s resurgence. This makes sense to us, as we use and enjoy both! They’re not competitors but complementary formats that deliver different benefits to fans Streaming has been blamed for killing off the CD, but industry experts agree it’s… Read more »

Glowing review of the Cambridge Audio Edge A integrated amp

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Ken Micallef of Stereophile recently posted this glowing review of the Cambridge Audio Edge A integrated amplifier… “I’ve reviewed many integrated amplifiers for Stereophile… None have provided me with as much simple, exuberant, at times jaw-dropping fun as Cambridge Audio’s Edge A.” One summer in the mid-2000s I purchased a pair of Cambridge Audio components for my red-headed,… Read more »

Classé Sigma Series: Twice the power for half the price

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Exclusive offers from ListenUp The Classé Sigma Series: Twice the power for half the price! ListenUp has made a Special Purchase on Classé Sigma Series components. We’re now offering these highly coveted models at a 50% discount, which is unusual for such high-performance audio gear.   Classé designed Sigma Series components to exceed expectations and … Read more »

Post-Holiday Sale: Ring in the new year with some new gear!

Posted by & filed under A/V Receivers, Amplifiers, Audio, Headphones, Home Theater, Outdoor Entertainment, Speakers, Special Offers, Subwoofers, Surround Receivers, Surrund preamp/processor.

With our Post-Holiday Sale, it’s not too late to save big on A/V receivers, headphones, speakers and more. Plus, we’re now offering an exclusive deal on Classé Sigma Series amplifiers — get twice the power for half the price! Save on the Bowers & Wilkins 600 Series 2! Entry-level in price only, the speakers in… Read more »

ListenUp is proud to once again be a Technics dealer

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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 »

Shop Local Saturday — and Sunday and Monday, too!

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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 »