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Established in 1994 by Michael Blake out of a pure passion for exquisite music and audio, The Listening Room has grown into a haven for South African audiophiles.

We're not just a store; we're a community of music lovers dedicated to helping you experience the true potential of sound.

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"Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life."


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Since our Durban roots, we've grown into a haven for music enthusiasts across South Africa. We understand the deep connection you share with your music, and we're passionate about helping you elevate that experience.  


In 2011, Rodney Mckelvey, driven by the same passion for exceptional sound, joined our team and established our Cape Town branch, bringing The Listening Room experience to a whole new community.

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“One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.”


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Curated for Discerning Ears

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Award-Winning Audio Gear

Instruments of Sound

From the very beginning, we've meticulously curated a selection of award-winning audio equipment from industry leaders.


These aren't just components; they're instruments designed to unlock the true potential of your music, revealing every nuance and detail within your favorite songs.

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Precision Audio Equipment

Legendary Performance, Exceptional Sound

Imagine a meticulously crafted turntable, precisely engineered to coax every detail from your cherished vinyl records. 


Envision powerful loudspeakers that breathe life into your music, faithfully reproducing the full spectrum of sound from the subtlest whispers to the most soaring crescendos. 


Consider a high-fidelity amplifier, the heart of your audio system, ensuring every note reaches your ears with unparalleled clarity and power. 


We offer a range of meticulously crafted equipment designed to bring your music to life, exactly as the artist intended.

At The Listening Room, we believe music deserves to be more than just background noise.


It's an experience that should move you, transport you, and reignite your passion for the songs you love. Whether you're a seasoned audiophile or just starting your journey of discovery, we're here to guide you.

More Than Just Products

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Music Experience Redefined

A Journey of Rediscovery

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Let the Music Take Over

Visit our knowledgeable team.


We’ll help you find the perfect equipment to elevate your listening experience and help you rediscover the magic that only exceptional sound can deliver.

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