New Sonos One with Alexa Voice Control

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The Smart Speaker for Music Lovers: Sonos One with Amazon Alexa built in – Start and control your music with your voice. Amazon Alexa built right in. – Play songs, check news and traffic, manage smart devices and enjoy all those other helpful Amazon Alexa skills using a single Sonos speaker. – Combine voice with… Read more »

ListenUp at Rocky Mountain Audio Fest

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October 6-8, 2017 Fri: 12-7, Sat: 9-6, Sun: 9-4 Denver Marriott Tech Center 4900 S. Syracuse St. Denver, CO 80237 The 14th Annual Rocky Mountain Audio Fest (RMAF) is the largest consumer audio and home entertainment show in the United States. As a longtime supporter of RMAF, ListenUp will be occupying the entire 8th floor as… Read more »

Home Theater Review on our recent GoldenEar event

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Thanks to Adrienne Maxwell of Home Theater Review for a nice write-up of our recent GoldenEar listening event… “Back in July, I received an email invitation from ListenUp, a well-known Colorado-based AV retailer, to come hear a demonstration of GoldenEar’s new Triton Reference loudspeaker, hosted by GoldenEar founder Sandy Gross… “Suffice to say, by everyone’s metrics,… Read more »

New AudioQuest Beetle Optical/USB DAC with Bluetooth

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A modern DAC for the modern world It’s been a long time coming, but we’re very happy to finally have in stock the AudioQuest Beetle, a multi-purpose DAC/Headphone Amp for today’s many different lifestyles. Capable of delivering naturally dynamic, uncompressed music via its high-performance optical or asynchronous USB inputs, Beetle adds exceptional convenience and surprisingly… Read more »

MQA is here for AudioQuest DragonFly DACs!

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MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) in a nutshell Traditional encoding discards music information to reduce file size. MQA captures the entire signal and then “folds” it up; this file will play at above CD quality on any device, but on an MQA-capable player the file is completely unfolded to unlock the full MQA experience. This “audio… Read more »

Up to $200 off Naim wireless music systems, plus FREE color grille

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Mu-so is Naim’s highly lauded wireless music system. Finely tuned by their specialist engineers in England, its powerful audio brain delivers the most exceptional quality in sound, commanding 450 watts of power through six custom-designed speakers to create an experience of music that has to be heard to be believed. Its advanced yet simple to… Read more »

“Stream the Studio” panel presentation at Music Matters 2017

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The recording industry, manufacturers and music services are working together to bring the sound the artists hear in the recording studio to your everyday listening. This informative panel presentation at Music Matters 2017 looked at the revolution in the development of a new tier of studio-quality music services that support hi-res audio with Master Quality Authentication and… Read more »

Peachtree nova integrated amps: Now with unique iOS input for iPhone/iPad

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Buy now before upcoming price increases!* Reimagining the integrated amplifier  Peachtree Audio’s new nova150 and nova300 integrated amplifiers accommodate virtually every type of music source people use today, from spinning vinyl at home to streaming audio from the cloud. They feature an impressive new suite of technological advancements — from the DAC through the power amplifier and… Read more »