[NAMM 2015] The Best Of The Rest

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We braved the massive crowds from Hall A all the way to the depths of Hall E to bring you NAMM 2015’s Best Of The Rest for DJ’s and producers alike. Four days simply aren’t enough to cover all the excellent gear and technology on display at this year’s show, but we did out best to search high and low for interesting bits to include in this roundup.

[NAMM 2015] Video: Numark HF Wireless Headphones Talkthrough

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We haven’t had time to test the claims, but here’s a set of wireless headphones at NAMM 2015 that Numark says is so low latency that they’re fine to DJ with without a cable attaching them to your DJ gear.

BPM 2014: Numark HF150, HF325 & HF350 Headphones

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Numark has a new range of DJ headphones on show at BPM 2014, priced from $39 to $99 and comprising a collapsible model, an on-ear model and an over-ear model, and bearing more than a passing resemblance to the Vestax HMX headphones.

Pioneer HDJ-C70 On-Ear Headphone Announced

The HDJ-C70 is Pioneer's first on-ear headphone, for DJs who prefer this more compact style.

Pioneer DJ today announced a new DJ headphone model: the Pioneer HDJ-C70. These headphones are a departure from the rest of Pioneer’s headphones, in that they’re an “on-ear” model, making them lightweight and more flexible than bulkier designs.

Reloop Goes Back To The Future With RHP-10 Mono

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Reloop has released the RHP-10 Mono, a single cup headphone akin to the classic lollipop-shaped headphones of the disco era. The RHP-10 Mono has a water-resistant leatherette ear pad, a swivel-mounted cup design and, an ergonomic stick handle.

Gig Fix: Turn Your Headphones Into A Mic

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If you’ve forgotten your microphone, your headphones can make for an impromptu substitute at the last minute. We also show you how you can turn your iPhone earbuds into a microphone that can be connected to any standard 1/8″ mic input such as those found on PCs.

Hi-Tech Headphone Case Touted On Kickstarter By DJ Bag Company

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Orbit Concepts has announced its Kickstarter campaign for their DELOOP premium headphone bag.