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Post by Dave the bass » Fri Jul 27, 2012 7:12 pm

brig001 wrote: I wonder if this is something else weird about my ears :roll:
Kerrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrikey!

No wonder you had problems Brian...
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Post by brig001 » Fri Jul 27, 2012 7:19 pm

I wondered why I couldn't get any over-ear headphones to fit :D

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Post by Mike H » Sat Jul 28, 2012 1:09 pm

brig001 wrote:Well, I got the Sonys in the end. I tried as many as I could given limited time etc. and the vocals on these really stood out. There's a bit too much bass for my liking (sorry DTB), but my ipod has a bass reduce setting which seems to match quite well.
I have to do that as well for the iPhone, so don't think it's just you. I think it's a 'fashion' thing, what the young plebs expect it to be like these days :D I'm using Sennheiser PX 100-III
 
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Post by brig001 » Sat Jul 28, 2012 9:03 pm

Mike H wrote:what the young plebs expect it to be like these days
I think you are right there Mike. Pity really, there is so much more to music than bass - Don't tell DTB :twisted:

Should have mentioned the other reason for choosing these is that they fold flat so will fit in my bag nicely.

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Post by Mike H » Sun Jul 29, 2012 10:50 am

Nowt wrong wiv bass when done proper. Just don't like it "shoved in me face" :D

Gotcha re the folding up, mine do that too.
 
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