Come hear the new Edge A integrated amp from Cambridge Audio

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Edge Series: The latest generation of “The British Sound” In the 1960s three things happened simultaneously: British bands began to enjoy unprecedented global success, British studios led the way in recording technology and British manufacturers started to make the best hi-fi equipment in the world. Britain made a name for itself in all three areas… Read more »

Video sneak preview of Control4 Airstream Smart Home Tour

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Make your home the smartest home on the block! Next week we’ll be hosting the Control4 Smart Home Tour, featuring the tricked-out Control4 Airstream. Whether you’re already a Control4 user or just interested in the latest home automation technology, you won’t want to miss this cool event. Here’s a video by Rob Sabin of Sound… Read more »

Photos from Music Matters in Albuquerque

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On July 12 ListenUp held our Music Matters event New Mexico-style at our Albuquerque showroom. Nearly 100 people, including folks from as far away as San Diego, enjoyed informative demonstrations from our favorite vendors. Robert Harley (shown in middle of the photo at right, Editor-in-Chief of The Absolute Sound, and author of The Complete Guide to High-End Audio, Introductory… Read more »

Control4 Smart Home Tour at ListenUp July 24-26

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See home automation in action with the Control4 Airstream Control4 coordinates the technology in your home into complete, brilliant experiences that are easy for the whole family to enjoy. With one touch — or even by voice! —  dim the lights, stream high resolution music, lower the shades, and arm the security system. Because everything… Read more »

ListenUp wins Electronic House 2018 Home of the Year Award

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Roswell, NM project takes Bronze Award award for Best Smart Home of the Year $150K and above For the 13th year in a row, Electronic House and CEPro magazines are honoring the best smart home installations with their annual “Home of the Year” awards. Contest winners are recognized for their level of integration and engineering,… 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 »

Introducing Edge, Cambridge Audio’s new high-end hi-fi system

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Cambridge Audio celebrates 50 years of audio innovation with Edge — their new, high-end hi-fi system The Edge series from the UK’s leading hi-fi brand represents the culmination of 50 years of audio engineering expertise and sets a new standard for design and performance. ListenUp is excited to be one of the select authorized dealers… Read more »

A love letter to Tidal and Roon

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While we still love physical media such as records, CDs, Blu-ray Discs, etc., there’s a lot to be said for the convenience and quality found with hi-res streaming services. In this “Rock and Roll Love Letter to TIDAL and Roon,”  AudiophileReview.com editor Steven Stone explains how these two services, when combined, can create a musical journey that will… Read more »

New Audioengine A5+ Wireless desktop speakers

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The new Audioengine A5+ Wireless is the 3rd generation of the A5 legacy, spanning over 13 years, and delivers the powerful audio performance, aesthetic quality, and wireless functionality that Audioengine is well known for. The signature Audioengine look and sound of the best-selling A5+ has now been upgraded with Bluetooth aptX-HD, allowing you to stream… Read more »

Denon AVR-X8500H: The world’s first 13.2-channel receiver

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  At the recent Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Denon showed off the world’s first 13.2-channel AV receiver, their flagship AVR-X8500H. Rated at 150 watts per channel, it supports the Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, and Auro 3D three-dimensional surround sound formats. It also supports full 4K UHD/HDR pass-through (HDR10, Dolby Vision, and HLG) and features… Read more »