In the era of open offices, finding a way to focus and avert distraction has grown increasingly important. For many of us, that means closing yourself off behind a figurative wall of music. Not only can it help you stay on task, but there are plenty of studies that suggest doing so can even make you smarter and more creative.
Recognizing that link, and the fact that so many existing headphone brands serve a specific purpose and segment of the population (i.e. Beats for athletes, Grados for audiophiles, Apple earbuds for the everyman...), Master & Dynamic set out to create a line of ‘phones for a set they considered underserved: the creative office dweller.