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I guess my taste is a mix of Dubstep, NIN, celldweller etc. I'm a bit all over the place.
The AD700's are fantastic for music and games for my desktop, but I'd also like to get a set of closed headphones with a decent amount of bass to use while in bed so I don't wake my love toy next to me. About $200Aud I'll be looking to spend. Just broke my HD202's a few days ago!
Edited by Krully - 11/18/11 at 9:36am
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I guess my taste is a mix of Dubstep, NIN, celldweller etc.

Ive never heard of NIN or celldweller. lol

If you like bass heavy music, I would suggest Ultrasone HFI 580's or the DJ1 model of the 580. Very well balanced headphones with lush mids and highs so you can get a full range of sound as well as a large soundstage so music sounds like it's surrounding you rather than being pushed into your head. The HFI 580 compliments electronic music quite well.

Though for genre's like Dubstep, soundstage doesn't really benefit the genre. I personally think Dubstep sounds better without soundstage.

The Sony MDR-v600. Shure SRH 840, or the Beyer DT880 would also be a good choice for your music preferences if you want something more all around.

I would suggest Grado's if you listen to Rock music more than electronic. Grado's compliment Rock very well.
Edited by EpicPie - 11/18/11 at 4:25am
     
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Haven't heard of NIN..... mellowsmiley.gif
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Haven't heard of NIN..... mellowsmiley.gif

Nine Inch Nails?

no?

hehe and I thought I was young biggrin.gif
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Special deal for OCN Headphone Club Members only:

I recently upgraded to the Shure SE535 IEM and I'm therefore selling my pair of 1 year old Shure SE530's.

I've listed a classified at head-fi.org but wanted to make a note here as well.

OCN Headphone Club members that might be interested in buying these from me can take $25.00 off the stated price.

Here's a link to the for sale, thread:

http://www.head-fi.org/t/579867/shure-se530

...

FYI. Excellent IEM's (I think I sold my last pair of SE530's to a fellow OCN'r as well)

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Guess I should be a member of this group, all things considered.
I have Audez'e LCD-2 Rev. 2s, AKG k701s, and Audio Technica ATH-AD700s. I used to own Beyerdynamic DT880 600 ohms as well.
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This review sample came in today. :3
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My B2s are now up on the OCN marketplace, BUY BUY BUY.

I need money to fix my W3s frown.gif
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So...if I were to buy a cheap (but nice) set of earphones or headphones for my iPod...
What should I buy?
I'd like them to be smaller if possible. I liked the simple design of the iPod ear-buds, but they broke and the sound wasn't really all that.
Would anyone like to help me? :3
 
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So...if I were to buy a cheap (but nice) set of earphones or headphones for my iPod...
What should I buy?
I'd like them to be smaller if possible. I liked the simple design of the iPod ear-buds, but they broke and the sound wasn't really all that.
Would anyone like to help me? :3

How cheap is cheap? Music taste?
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