July 12, 2001 at 12:30 pm #44540
Can any of you suggest a good pair of headphones?the pair I have now suck,it`s a Sony stereo headphones MDR-CD280 that cost me $49.95 canadian.Do I have to spend over $100 to get a good sounding pair.the pair I have are too bass heavy,the guitars sound muddy and the snare drum is hard to hear.Any suggestions would be appreciated.July 12, 2001 at 1:54 pm #63982
I bought these…the guy in the shop said they were the best…I have to agree they are tremendous. AKG K141 Monitor.July 12, 2001 at 1:57 pm #63983
sorry the URL was
http://www.akg-acoustics.com/english/headphones/index.htmlJuly 12, 2001 at 3:27 pm #63984
From 1993 to last year I had a pair of earphones that were amazing,but over time they were a mess of dust and dirt,the covers had to be changed every 2 years or so,and close to shorting out.In august of last year I bought those headphones thinking they would be as good as earphones,of course thay were different but they were around the same price,so I expected them to be the same.
Last christmas and on my birthday I tried out some other ones,one at the same price but smaller which was too trebly,and one that was $30 more that louder but seemed to pick up a lot of hiss,even from CD.So I took both of them back,which is something I never do,I never return items,but I did`nt see the point in keeping them.
They don`t even make the earphones I had anymore so I can`t buy that kind.
Thanks to Eggwater for his suggestion.
ELJ-if you heard the earphones I used to have you`d be amazed by the sound.July 12, 2001 at 3:50 pm #63985
<BLOCKQUOTE><font>quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by salamiguy:
ELJ-if you heard the earphones I used to have you`d be amazed by the sound.</STRONG><HR></BLOCKQUOTE>
What were they? What did they cost? I’m willing to pay to be enlightened. [img]images/smiles/converted/smile.gif[/img]July 12, 2001 at 6:18 pm #63986
As I said in my last post,they don`t make them anymore.They were Sony earphones,I don`t know what they were called,they cost me$44.95 in 1993.They had an amazing sound,the guitars would screach your ears off when you turned them loud,the drums were very clear,you would never miss a beat and bass lines were easy to follow.I don`t know if I will ever find anything like them again.July 13, 2001 at 2:15 am #63987
Salamiguy, I have the same pair of Sony headphones you do. I think they’re great. Guess I don’t have as distinguishing of tastes in my headphones as you. [img]images/smiles/converted/wink.gif[/img]
I guess the guitars are a bit muddy.July 13, 2001 at 7:53 am #63988
you will, you find better.
they are awesome…trust me…
they cost me over 50 english clams though.
this translates to over 100 CADs!!!! bit more than yr sony’sJuly 13, 2001 at 11:35 am #63989
I will look for them,Eggwater.I kind of thought I will have to pay over $100 for them.July 13, 2001 at 11:42 am #63990
they look kool too. Big Fucking Gold Things!!!!
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