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merlin43 10-21-2012 10:29 PM

Another suggest me some headphones
 
I am looking for some around the ear style phones. I currently have my 2nd pair of Kicker EB-101 in ear phones. I like them, but would like to get a nice set of over the ears. I have a Zen Vision M that I as my music rig.
I was looking at the Sennheiser HD 205-II, they have pretty good review on crutchfield.coms website.
What I am looking for is something like that.
Price range- under $100
Music Style- 90's rock? space rock, post rock, instrumental

Post or PM questions or comments
Thanks

The DarkSide 10-21-2012 11:03 PM

The Incase Sonic is amazing for the price, and beats most headphones over $150.00 easily. I got my second set for around $50 (sales come up on them often,...). Just know you'll need to get a different cable without iPod controls for most players - the V-Moda cable is excellent.

IDvsEGO 10-22-2012 10:11 AM

buy my Audio Technica WS55. They actually are great for what you listed. Bass isn't overpowering but very present and the rest sounds very nice as well. I have some post rock (Explosions in the Sky, Sigur Ros, Mono, Mogwai, Slint) and it is enjoyable on them to me.

The DarkSide 10-22-2012 10:45 AM

Great deal!!! Hopefully the OP will take you up on the offer.

merlin43 10-23-2012 04:01 PM

I am going to pass on the phones you have, just looking for right now.
thanks though

IDvsEGO 10-23-2012 04:11 PM

ban him


just kidding, it was a shameless plug anyway

merlin43 10-24-2012 02:01 AM

You are a funny




I get jokes

merlin43 01-01-2013 09:23 PM

Well I got a pair of the Sennheiser phones I mentioned above, they are utterly disappointing! Crutchfield bills them as over the ear, on my head the are on the ear. I forgot how frustrating the rubberized cord is. I have been using a pair of Kicker EB 101's which have a braided cord. I am interested on those Incase haas phones TDS told me about. The $50 price sale price would've great!!!
I did get a Playdock for my Zen Vision M, I'd you use a Zen Vision M and can find one of those Playdock, buy it! The Playdock sounds better than the headphones :(


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