Danish headphone manufacturer (and past Sneaker Freaker collaborators) AIAIAI are due to release their first ever DJ headsets this August. Ominously dubbed the TMA-1 (named after the Tycho Magnetic Anomaly 1 from Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey), these futuristic looking headphones have been tested by some of the world’s foremost DJs, including A-trak, Madlib, Flying Lotus, Seth Troxler, Tiga, Erol Alkan, Luciano, James Murphy, Matthew Dear, MSTRKRFT, Claude VonStroke and Kode9. To read up on all the performance specs and to see more of this remarkably sculpted piece of pro audio gear check out the official TMA-1 website.
From the press release:
This August, AIAIAI will be launching its biggest and most ambitious project to date: TMA-1. The TMA-1 is an innovative headphone, that’s been developed over the last two years in close cooperation with our key partners KiBiSi, Tartelet Re- cords, Mannhandle and Thank You For Clapping. Furthermore the development has integrated a large team of international DJ’s testing the product and helping form its functionalities. The final product is in its latest stages of development now and soon to be launched.