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Hey guys, I listen to trance,and I also am starting to dj. I got some beats solo but I am taking them back tomorrow. So Please any ideas on good Trance headphones? My budget is below $190.00. I use an Allen and Heath Mixer.
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I've heard ultrasone PRO 550 headphones are amazing for that; wide soundstage and amazing clarity.

EDIT: Here is the review by RallyMaster PRO 550
Edited by voxox - 5/27/11 at 9:27pm
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Originally Posted by Coldharbour View Post
Hey guys, I listen to trance,and I also am starting to dj. I got some beats solo but I am taking them back tomorrow. So Please any ideas on good Trance headphones? My budget is below $190.00. I use an Allen and Heath Mixer.
If you are starting to DJ, I recommend the Sony MDR-V700 headphones. They are highly recommended by DJs for DJs. They can also pull double duties as listening headphones.

They are closed type headphones and have an incredible amount of bass, useful when you are cueing for the next track and trying to beat match the beats.

I used to be a DJ, but have retired since 07. I still make the occasional mixes and my trusty MDR-V700 has been with me for many years.

Edit: Check out my mix
http://soundcloud.com/jonassjoi/nexus-6-megamix-vol-57
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Awesome thanks!
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I'd go PRO550 as well.
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Ultrasone Pro series or the DJ1 Pro/non-Pro.
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Originally Posted by Coldharbour View Post
Hey guys, I listen to trance,and I also am starting to dj. I got some beats solo but I am taking them back tomorrow. So Please any ideas on good Trance headphones? My budget is below $190.00. I use an Allen and Heath Mixer.
Pioneer HDJ-10000G, And The Skullcandy: Roc Nation X Aviator

That's DJ Headphones btw.
Edited by Spooony - 5/29/11 at 9:41pm
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I'm currently using AKG K81 DJ headphones for mixing but im planning on picking up ATH M50's after my next gig. Pioneer HDJ-1000's are also great mixing headphones, only $130.
http://www.buy.com/prod/pioneer-hdj-...206726386.html

Im also a trance DJ, I mostly spin vocal trance but I enjoy spinning other genre's as well. Here's my latest mix, nothing to spectacular.

http://soundcloud.com/dj_vent/vocal-vibrancy-5
Edited by EpicPie - 5/29/11 at 11:17pm
     
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Trance enthusiast here

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I ordered the Allen and Heath XD 53's I am using these headphones for studio monitoring too so I wanted something kind of flat, If I dont like them I will be turning towards ultrasone, thanks so much everyone for your help, I tried to rep all of you. Take care
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