Music Monday: New box set celebrates 50 years of Creedence Clearwater Revival

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As much as we all loved the bands form the “British Invasion” in the mid ’60s, when Creedence Clearwater Revival came on the scene, it was like a breath of fresh air. Purveyors of raw, roots-based American music with meaningful lyrics and hooks galore, CCR had 14 top ten hits in its short lifespan from… Read more »

“Electric Ladyland” getting 50th Anniversary Box Set

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Here’s news from Rolling Stone on the upcoming Electric Ladyland box set: Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Electric Ladyland’ Gets Massive Reissue for 50th Anniversary Deluxe box set will feature, demos, outtakes, live recordings and a documentary Half a century ago, when Jimi Hendrix began work on what would become his the final album to come out in his lifetime, Electric… Read more »

ListenUp’s Albuquerque showroom to host Music Matters event July 12

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Music Matters 2018 will take place July 12 at our Albuquerque showroom. This eagerly anticipated event offers compelling demonstrations of cutting-edge speakers and electronics, as well as tips on how to get the most of streaming audio, hi-def audio files and more. Whether you’re a dyed in the wool audiophile or you just want to find… Read more »

Photos from Music Matters 2018

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Our recent Music Matters event was our best-attended ever! Attendees were treated to exciting and informative demonstrations from some of our favorite manufacturers, including Audeze, AudioQuest, Bluesound, B&W, Cambridge Audio, Focal, GoldenEar, Mark Levinson, McIntosh, MOON, NAD, REL Acoustics, Revel, Roon Labs, Sonus faber and SVS. Here are some photos from these two great nights:  … Read more »

See our new high-end audio room at ListenUp Denver

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We recently created a new TV area at our flagship ListenUp Denver showroom (see story here), and we used the vacated space (Room I) to create a new state-of-the-art high-end audio room. Our team worked feverishly to finish this new area in time for Music Matters, our annual event celebrating the best ways to enjoy recorded… Read more »

Updated room info for Music Matters, April 25-26

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Music Matters 2018 will take place April 25 and 26 at our Denver showroom. This eagerly anticipated event offers compelling demonstrations of cutting-edge speakers and electronics, as well as tips on how to get the most of streaming audio, hi-def audio files and more. Whether you’re a dyed in the wool audiophile or you just want… Read more »

After Christmas Sale

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Now that you’ve taken care of everyone else, it’s time to shop for what YOU want! Here are some cool products and sale items … Denon receiver closeouts The AVR-X2300W supports the 3D surround formats Dolby Atmos and DTS:X  and has Bluetooth and dual-band Wi-Fi built in. You’ll also enjoy top audio fidelity with the latest high resolution… Read more »

Affordable audio

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Come in and see our selection of under-$300 products for the music lover on your list! We have lots of fun, reasonably priced gear that makes music sound better… AudioQuest USB DACs With DragonFly Black and Red, any computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone can be used as true high-fidelity music player, allowing you to enjoy… Read more »

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 »