’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 put together our second annual Holiday Gift Guide to help make your life a little easier. With gift ideas for audio engineers, musicians, podcasters, music lovers and more, our guide will help you find the perfect gift for the audiophile in your life.
Vinyl has made a major resurgence in recent years, with music lovers buying new and vintage records in historic numbers. Once you’ve assembled a killer record collection you’ll need something sweet to play them on. The AT-LP60 Fully Automatic Belt-Drive Stereo Turntable allows your favorite music lover to drop the needle on 33-1/3 and 45 RPM records. This stylish turntable is available in a variety of colors, including pink and blue, which can be found exclusively at Urban Outfitters, and black, which can be found as part of the AT-LP60BK/SP121BK turntable/speakers bundle exclusively at Barnes & Noble.
SonicPro® headphones have been built upon “a legacy of sound” and the ATH-MSR7 SonicPro® Over-Ear High-Resolution Audio Headphones are no exception. Specially designed to reproduce Hi-Res Audio, the ATH-MSR7 provides an unmatched listening experience. Memory foam earpads ensure hours of comfort and musical pleasure. Praised by critics and listeners alike, the ATH-MSR7 was recently named the Best Headphones of 2015 by Reviewed.com and USA Today.
Wireless headphones are among the latest additions to Audio-Technica’s family of innovative products. The ATH-S700BT SonicFuel® Wireless Over-ear Headphones allow listeners to cut the cord and experience the true freedom of listening on the go. This unencumbered listening experience is perfect for those with busy lifestyles, such as business travelers and students.
The ATH-ANC40BT QuietPoint® Active Noise-Cancelling Wireless In-Ear Headphones are another new addition. Designed with A-T’s proprietary active noise-cancelling technology, the ATH-ANC40BT provides a comfortable listening experience in loud environments. These wireless headphones are equipped with an in-line mic, and music and volume controls, allowing users to answer calls and control their music with ease.
Microphones are the cornerstone of all we do here at Audio-Technica, and USB mics like the AT2020USBi Cardioid Condenser USB Microphone are the start of a new era. Perfect for podcasters and voiceover artists, the AT2020USBi works with both USB and Lightning cables, allowing it to be used straight out of the box to digitally capture audio on avariety of devices including Mac, PC and iOS devices.
A-T M-Series Headphones stay true to one simple motto: Pure. Professional. Performance. The ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphones have earned the acclaim of top audio engineers and producers. While the ATH-M50x is a natural fit for any recording studio, these cans are also a popular choice for DJs and personal listening. The audio enthusiast in your life will enjoy these headphones for years to come.
Musicians feel right at home on stage, whether they’re riffing on the guitar or belting out a high note. A-T’s Wireless Systems allow musicians to enjoy the freedom of roaming the stage without cumbersome cords. The System 10 Stompbox Digital Wireless System lets musicians change between outputs with just the tap of their foot. While the System 10 Stack-mount Digital Wireless System provides vocalists with clear and natural sound quality. Rebates are available on qualifying purchases for both the System 10 Stompbox and System 10 Stack-mount systems through December 31, 2015.
Now that you’ve got your list, shopping for music lovers in your life will be a walk in a winter wonderland!
What’s on your audio wish list this year? Tell us below!