We are Freesound
Based around Manchester UK, Freesound Audio has, according to BBC Grime Legend DJ Charlie Sloth, produced a pair of Wireless Headphones that pushes the technical boundaries of what music could/should sound like.
Charlie is referring to the Freesound Artist Collection: DiY Gang Wireless Headphones which were developed for London based rapper ShaoDow. They feature a selection of tracks from his albums which have been integrated into a very sophisticated 8Gb MP3 player, along with NFC, Bluetooth and Wired input modes. Simply put, ShaoDow has one the most advanced headphones out there, over any other musician. Find out more below.
Founder, Freesound / Andy Haslam
Artist-Musician(multi-genre rapper), DiY Gang / ShaoDow
Artist-Musician(hip-hop rapper), Com Entertainment / Zuby
Skater / Corey Westwell
Parkour / James Revill
Custom Headphones / Various
News & Updates
Pop-up Shop Dates
Christmas 2015-Jan 2016 - Again Following the success of the pop-up shop last year, the Blue & Purple Store is back again with an even bigger range of headphones, music and merchandise. Check it out until the 23rd December in Southamptom West Quay shopping centre. Hear the latest sounds, see the latest designs. Buy the ultimate bespoke gift in town.
2015 - Owing to the success of the pop-up shop ShaoDow and Zuby have been regularly running the shop during the last week of each month - The Blue & Purple Store will usually be at Southampton West Quay Shopping Centre. Visit it to hear the latest selection of their music, merchandise and headphones.
9/10/14 - Thursday, October 9th 2014 until Wednesday, October 15th 2014 - The Blue & Purple Store will be at Southampton West Quay Shopping Centre. Selling a selection of their music, merchandise and headphones. Come down, test out the headphones and decide if you need to save up for Christmas.
19/11/14 - Wednesday, November 19th 2014 until 24th December 2014 - The Blue & Purple Store will be at Southampton West Quay Shopping Centre for a whopping 5 weeks in the run-up to Christmas. They will be selling a selection of their music, merchandise and headphones. Come down, test out the headphones whilst hearing some new tracks and say hi.
01/15 January Sales - Pop-up shop location TBC
BBC DJ Charlie Sloth Tests our headphones...
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If you want customised headphones, talk to us.
For any custom headphone enquiries, use this form or email Andy at "firstname.lastname@example.org"
Starting from £199, we are able to customise our products, be it from a one-off design, to a fully customised series of headphones. Freesound are able to supply you with a complete product designed with your own packaging for resale to your customers.
If you want your own range of headphones, talk to us.