I have a pair of MDR-V6s that have seen me through two years of skiing on Mt. Hood -- on the hill & off... needless to say it's been a tough life for them. I have had to replace the jack on them twice (they sounded just as good afterwards so I know I did it right, haha) due to their time spent getting knocked around in my pocket. The other day I plugged them into my iPhone 4 & the left phone sounded blown out. There's a definite rattle going on whenever the low notes hit. So I'm in the market for some new headphones.
I loved the quality of the MDR-V6, so I'm looking to stay around that price range. The only thing I ever really wanted for was a bit more bass. I listen to dub, rap, electronic music (deep house, nu-disco, some dubstep) and Crosby, Stills & Nash. I've been combing through the back pages of this forum for a little bit and I'm having a hard time choosing between the following:
another pair of V6s, treated a little nicer
what should I do?
thanks for any replies... and so I'm not just taking from this place, here are some tunes: