March 31, 2014
One thing that DJs have a lot of these days is choices. They are no longer confined to either being a real DJ or a wanna-be based on the gear that they own, since even the pros will use lesser or less respectable gear from time to time, as long as it gets the job done. The growing pains of switching over to digital have sort of worked their way through to the point where we no longer have to delineate what is worth having and what makes you a poser. Even being part of the group that categorizes other DJs is no longer cool either.
This is good for many people who do not necessarily need to buy the best gear right from the start. What is the point? There is plenty of less expensive gear that will do the same job, where only a picky person could …
August 2, 2013
In the year 2013, there is much left out there to be optimized for a DJs booth. How much more technology can go into creating a pair of headphones? We are at the point where quality materials are the norm, and the only other option are the rare materials that make headphones cost into the thousands of dollars. DJs tend to abuse their headphones, so we won’t go that far when pricing out the next set of cans to wear. Since there are just too many headphones to get a grasp on, it makes more sense to look at the popular selections in each of their own categories.
Top end earphones will make the mark at right around three hundred dollars a pair. This category is willfully occupied by the likes of Pioneer and Beats. Someone who is willing to pay this price are in it for the brand …