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 »

Photos from Magnepan 30.7 Listening Event

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Wendell Diller, National Sales Manager for Magnepan, led a different kind of demo at our Magneplanar 30.7 listening parties in Albuquerque and Denver. “I hate the idea of someone getting stuck in a bad-sounding spot,” he said, “so I got rid of the chairs. I want people to move around and hear the [30.7s] from… 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 »

Special Events: Come hear the new Magnepan 30.7 Planar Loudspeakers

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Magnepan’s planar-magnetic loudspeakers have achieved legendary status for their superior performance and value. ListenUp is excited to be hosting special events to introduce Magnepan’s brand-new flagship model, the 30.7. Magnepan 30.7 Listening Events Friday, June 8, 5pm ListenUp Albuquerque 6916 Montgomery Blvd NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 505-296-6978 Tuesday, June 12, 5pm ListenUp Denver 685 S…. Read more »

Video: Mitch Witten of SVS introduces the new Prime Wireless powered speaker system

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At ListenUp’s recent Music Matters event, we had the chance to shoot several videos with representatives from some of our favorite manufacturers. Here Kristina Wright from our Denver store talks to Mitch Witten, senior director of strategic development at SVS, about the brand’s new Prime Wireless powered speaker system, which made its world premiere at… Read more »

Meet our Music Matters prize-winners

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Attendees at our recent Music Matters event filled out entry forms to win high-performance AudioQuest headphones, and here are the two winners! On the left, William picked up the flagship NightHawk ‘phones, which originally retailed for $699. On the right, Sam shows off his new NightOwl Carbon, which is a closed-back version of the NightHawk…. Read more »