Audio Solutions Question of the Week: What Are the Differences Between Open-Back and Closed-Back Headphones, and When Would I Want To Use One Over the Other?

Open-back and closed-back headphones

Answer: There are two primary types of over-ear headphones: open-back and closed-back. There is also a third type, semi-open, which attempts to combine the advantages of each. But for this discussion, we will focus on the open-back and closed-back types.… Continue Reading

NAMM 2016: Sights and Sounds

Sights and Sounds of the 2016 NAMM Show

We came, we saw, we conquered! 2016 started off on a high note, as we ventured to sunny California for the NAMM (National Association of Music Merchants) Show, arguably the largest US trade show in the music industry. Musicians, engineers… Continue Reading

NAMM 2016: Showing Off Our Newest Pro Audio Gear

New Audio-Technica Pro Audio Products

With another successful CES in the books, there’s no time to rest on our laurels. We’re already on site at one of the biggest pro audio events of the year: the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Show. The latest… Continue Reading

CES 2016: A Higher Level of Listening

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We’re still recovering from a whirlwind week in Las Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Throughout the week we unveiled the latest and greatest in Audio-Technica gear. From turntables to headphones, there was something for casual listeners and audio… Continue Reading

CES 2016: Meet A-T’s Newest Hi-Res Headphones

Audio-Technica's Newest Hi-Res Headphones

CES 2016 is in full swing, with the latest and greatest in tech on display. A new slew of gadgets are making their debut this year, from wearables and headphones to the latest in smart technology. We are so excited… Continue Reading

The A-T Guide to the Ultimate Podcasting Gear

Audio-Technica microphone

The rise of online content led to the development of podcasting, the digital alternative to radio where anyone with a microphone and an idea could be an audio star. Even though the podcasting community has been thriving for years, it… Continue Reading

Give the Gift of Sound: A-T’s Official 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Audio-Technica Holiday Gift Guide

’Tis the season for giving! As the days get colder and shopping lists get longer, things can get a little overwhelming. The holiday shopping season is in full swing and we all know things can get hectic. That’s why we’ve… Continue Reading

Perfect Together: Free M50x Headphones With Select 40 Series Mic Purchases

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Whether at home or in the studio your recording tools are vital for capturing professional-quality audio. Our current rebate will provide you with the tools you need for a truly professional studio mic and headphone setup. Now through December 31,… Continue Reading