In the ever popular and growing industry of headphones, rappers and audio engineering companies alike have been spitting out headphones every second of everyday, since the Beats by Dre revolution. While Beats and Bose still hold the crown on quality and popularity, take a look at some others for the guy on the go that can hold a tune… and wont get jacked off your head, when you’re riding the 4,5,6 train uptown.
The Klipsch Image S4 earphones offer up sound quality on par with and better than sets that cost many times as much; they are a spectacular choice for anyone looking for new earbuds. Bang for your buck, these may be the best headphones on the market. $80.00 klipsch
In a world of over the top colors and styles, The Marshall Major headphones conjure up thoughts of rock n roll, when it was rock n roll. Classic, untarnished aesthetic combined with contemporary sound quality makes this on-ear headphone our chosen one. The knurled cable jack and coiled wiring are staples that come hand in hand with the Marshall name. After all of that, they come at a modest $99.00. Marshall Headphones
The K 240 MK II is a newly updated version of AKG’s most successful headphones with Varimotion technology and XXL transducers. The K 240 MK II’s semi-open ear cups have around-the-ear coupling to deliver solid bass, accurate mids and crystal-clear highs. The ideal headphone for canceling out the noise of taxis or tractors or street vendors or wild horses or the apocalypse. $149.00 K 240 MK II
The Monster/Nokia Purity edition headphones are a great alternative to the Beats by Dre line. Designed for comfortable long-term high performance, with a sleek look. They are lightweight, with noise suppression, and provide a great music experience. In-Ear $99.00/ On-Ear $199.00 Monster Purity
The Sony MDR-ZX700 are the best bang for your bass in the consumer line for Sony’s mammoth array of professional on-ear headphones. The modest design is perfect for the on the way to work professional who wants to listen to Deadmau5 without the rest of the bus/train/carpool listening to Deadmau5. SONY MDR-ZX700