Posts Tagged ‘Music’

Earphones That Strobe To The Beat Of Your Music

Earphones That Strobe To The Beat Of Your Music

Running just got a whole lot more enjoyable with the people from Noma (it stands for Name of my Autobiography, or Story of My Life). Experience your music while running with Strobe ($49.95), the world's first earphones to strobe and light up to the beat of your music. Clean design, and engineered for the true …

The Headphones Project Asks People What They're Listening To

The Headphones Project Asks People What They’re Listening To

Most entrepreneurs want to change the world. They want to create this change at lightning speed. But Headphones Project, a personal side project of curiosity by Kiran Umapathy, is different, because of being a side project. Umapathy asks strangers what they're listening to and post the track along with a photo and story about our interaction. …


Graphic Design That Reflects The Essence Of The Music

Graphic Design That Reflects The Essence Of The Music

Single System by Carlos Bermúdez, a graphic designer at Mucho, is an experimental project with a speculative profile that investigates the possibility of moving away from the visual prejudices and figurative representations in the Graphics universe of music. Taking the quote by Joseph Müller Brockmann as its starting point, "Music is invisible and we therefore …

Stereo.T DJ Kit: Designed To Move With You

Stereo.T DJ Kit: Designed To Move With You

The new hoerboard Stereo.T (roughly $1.000) has been designed to move with you wherever you and your music are needed: When disassembled, it will fit in your station wagon easily. Dismantling and putting it back up isn’t much of a bother either, as it only takes ten minutes of your precious time. Your own equipment …

In-Ear Model Engineered With A Hefty Dose Of Urbanears DNA

In-Ear Model Engineered With A Hefty Dose Of Urbanears DNA

Kransen (available in assorted colors, $40) by Stockholm-based Urbanears is a high-quality in-ear model. Minimal, yet packed with features, Kransen is ergonomically designed to stay anchored in your ear even when you move around. It’s built to deliver precise and powerful bass tones and is finely tuned across a wide bandwidth, so you can hear …


Roots, Rock, Reggae: Portable Bluetooth Speaker

Roots, Rock, Reggae: Portable Bluetooth Speaker

"Hey, Mister Music, sure sounds good to me!" sang Bob Marley. Step into the roots of Marley with House of Marley's portable bluetooth speaker. It's made up of an exclusive rewind fabric cover, natural bamboo sides and recycled plastic enclosure (five percent of annual profits are donated to the 1Love.org global charitable movement). The Roots Rock …

Elegant Wood Headphones

Elegant Wood Headphones

MEZE by Antonio Meze is an elegant wood headphones brand that is sure to raise the interest of lifestyle design oriented music lovers. The brand's philosophy based on classical values of clarity, balance and harmony clearly translates into high quality products. The Meze 73 Classics ($259) supplies your ears with a full and distinct sound …

How Music Works By David Byrne

How Music Works By David Byrne

How Music Works (McSweeney's, ISBN 978-1936365531, $32) by David Byrne is Byrne’s remarkable and buoyant celebration of a subject he has spent a lifetime thinking about. Truly dazzling, covering a staggering scope of topics he explores how profoundly music is shaped by its time and place, and he explains how the advent of recording technology in …


Satisfy Your Soul With The House Of Marley Chant Portable Audio System

Satisfy Your Soul With The House Of Marley Chant Portable Audio System

If you need everywhere need to jam or just love to hear clear and crisp sound the House of Marley Chant Portable Audio System ($59.99) is your first choice. The sound system offers one full-range driver and one passive radiator for bass reinforcement, along with internal, rechargable battery. Simple and portable, the Chant easily travels …

Mags By Trouble Andrew

Mags By Trouble Andrew

Trouble Andrew makes music that’s impossible to define. His style, like his music, is a wild blend of influences ranging from classic to unconventional combined to create a vibe that is original yet somehow familiar. The same can be said about his new signature shade, The Mags ($TBA). This unisex style—named after Trouble’s younger sister …

Fool's Gold Headphones For The Hardworking Musician

Fool’s Gold Headphones For The Hardworking Musician

The limited edition Fool's Gold (€220) line brings a new colourway and special technical features to the TMA-1, not found in the standard version. I'll go for the embossed Fool's Gold logo on cup and the angled stereo plug, which makes it harder to accidentally pull the plug from the mixer, and is less intrusive, …


Music/Visualizer Experiment by Parsons The New School for Design

Music/Visualizer Experiment by Parsons The New School for Design

What would we learn if we changed the way we looked at our cities? What if instead of just looking at them, we could listen to them? Conceived by creative agency mono and engineered by Tellart in collaboration with Parsons The New School’s communications and external affairs team, SoundAffects combines technology, music composition and social …

Robot Headphone Splitter

Robot Headphone Splitter

Well, I fell in love with this little robot, who is an especially helpful fellow. This little silver headphone splitter guy wants to facilitate the GROOVE in your friendship and love. Turn up the jams and share music with a friend thanks to his mad earphone-splitting skills. Compatible with any standard device with a 3.5 …


Tappin and Gofton Design Studio

Tappin and Gofton Design Studio

Tappin and Gofton, both London-based designers with more than 20 years of experience have produced a lot of award winning design for the music, fashion, arts, publishing and entertainment industries. They have designed and art directed record sleeves for bands such as Coldplay, The Chemical Brothers, Travis and Zoot Woman and created advertising campaigns for …