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Audio Alternative

High Performance Audio and Video Systems Since 1978

Greetings Music Lovers

Audio Alternative offers a truly large variety of audio equipment, music and expertise under one roof. To really experience the absolute joy of listening to your favorite music, on high performance audio equipment, visit our store and come in for a listen! We are Fort Collins favorite audio experts since 1978.

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Call us today for a personalized demo: 970.221.1496


Amplifiers, Preamplifiers, Amplifiers, Monoblocks, Receivers, Vacuum Tube Components…


Bookshelf, Tower, Self Powered, Wireless and Subwoofer Loudspeakers…

Turntable Systems

Turntables, Cartridges, Tonearms, Turntable and Records Cleaning Equipment, Covers…


Circumaural Headphones, Supraaural Headphones, Planar Drivers, Dynamic Drivers, IEM Headphones…


Network Players, Self Powered Speakers, Multi-Room Systems and Components…

Digital Audio

DAC’s, Music Streamers,  Adapters, Music Players,  CD Players, Optical Transports…


Interconnect Cables, Power Cables, HDMI Cables, Headphone Cables, Speaker Cables…

Equipment Furniture

Equipment Furniture, Equipment Racks, TV Stands, TV Wall-Mounts…


Preowned, Hight Quality, Tested, Reconditioned, Clearance Equipment…

Featured Products

We Carry the Following Brands

  • AMG Turntables
  • Audeze
  • Audio Desk
  • Audio Research
  • AudioQuest
  • Bluesound
  • Bryston
  • D’Agostino
  • Emotiva
  • Flux
    • GoldenEar
    • Grado
    • Hana
    • Harmonic Resolution Systems
    • Linn
    • MoFi Electronics
    • Lyra
    • Marantz
    • MartinLogan
    • Mytek HiFi
  • Nitty Gritty
  • Quadraspire
  • Rogue Audio
  • Salamander
  • Sonos
  • Tangerine Audio
  • Vandersteen
  • VTL