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Pump up those jams

Right, who wants to wear a recording studio on their head?

Ashdown Engineering builds bass guitar amps for some of the biggest rock bands in the world, including U2 and the Foo Fighters. No surprise, then, that the firm’s first pair of headphones comes with a dash of rock ’n’ roll.

The Meters Music OV-1’s have a volume meter from a professional mixing desk on each ear cup. Crank up the tunes and the needles will bounce in time to the music.

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Don't sweat it

No cute creatures were harmed in the making of these headphones. They’re made from protein leather, a more sustainable alternative to real leather. It’s also breathable and less sweaty.

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Quiet revolution

The high-quality dynamic ANC (Active Noise Cancelling) tech and custom-designed 40mm dome drivers deliver an even tone that’s purer than a preacher’s daughter.

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