The House Of Marley Rocks The 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show

The House of Marley introduced the world to our newest line of personal audio and lifestyle products this week at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Known as one of the world’s premier electronics events, the Consumer Electronics Show brings out the newest innovations brands have to offer and acted as the perfect launching point for the new House of Marley gear.

“When we started, we made a promise and a commitment to our planet and Marley fans,” Rohan Marley said during Consumer Electronics Show. “Today, we are continuing to work hard to deliver on that promise by creating extraordinary personal audio and lifestyle products that reflect our commitment to a global movement, and expresses our love of music, craft, the planet and people.”

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Rohan Marley & Derek Hough of Dancing wih the Stars.

Announcing a new era of wireless technology for our brand, the House of Marley debuted new portable Bluetooth speakers, including the Chant, the Bag of Riddim, the versatile Get Together speaker and the Roots Rock carrying bag. The House of Marley’s home audio system, The Get Up Stand Up, was also given a Bluetooth makeover for the Consumer Electronic Show, while the One Foundation Premium Digital Audio System made a splash with it’s unique four driver design.

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Rohan Marley & artist/producer Swizz Beatz.

The House of Marley’s dedication to using eco-friendly materials in every product is represented best in our new over-ear headphones, on-ear headphones and in-ear headphones. The Rise Up over-ear headphones offer aviator style with unique bamboo-fiber ear cushions, while our new Legend in-ear headphones are made with FSC certified wood. New on-ear headphones, including Harambe, Buffalo Soldier, Riddim and Liberate, give consumers the ability to purchase sophisticated audio gear at several different price points.

The House of Marley was proud to finally show our newest product lines at the International Consumer Electronics Show. Check out the video recap below, and stay tuned here for more!

Introducing The New Chant Portable Bluetooth Speakers

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Ladies and gentlemen, we’re pleased to introduce the next step in the evolution of the House of Marley: the Chant Bluetooth.

Offering the same carrying ability as the original Chant (thanks to the REWIND carrying bag with carabineer), the House of Marley’s new portable Bluetooth speakers are perfect for traveling. Whether hiking through the woods, biking down a mountain or hanging out at the beach, the Chant keeps your hands free of annoying cords and allows for complete wireless freedom when it comes to your entertainment.

Pumping out the quality sound you deserve, courtesy of a 2” speaker with passive radiator, the Chant portable Bluetooth speakers pack a large punch with a small package. Connecting your wireless device through the House of Marley’s new Bluetooth technology, or plugging in via the traditional auxiliary input, the impressive bass sounds and perfect treble tone will remain the same no matter what. With the House of Marley Chant Bluetooth, there is never a loss in quality.

The House of Marley’s latest version of the Chant portable audio system was also created with sustainable bamboo wood, REWIND fabric, and even recycled packaging.

If you’re looking for the newest technology in portable Bluetooth speakers, and something that is easy on the environment, the new Chant Bluetooth is the best of both worlds.

The Harambe On-Ear Headphones With Mic Embody The House Of Marley Philosophy

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The House of Marley’s firm commitment to earth-friendly products is shown proudly with our new on-ear headphones with mic. Employing recycled aluminum and the House of Marley’s patented REWIND fabric, the Harambe on-ear headphones with mic deliver stellar sound without leaving a lasting impact on the environment. REWIND fabric, a House of Marley creation, is made with recycled hemp, organic cotton and recycled water bottles and colored with water-based dye.

As the lightest headset created by the House of Marley so far, these comfortable on-ear headphones weigh less than two pounds and have an airy feel about them. Designed to have a maximum sound in a minimum amount of space, the on-ear headphones with mic are compact, but deliver a distinct, crisp sound courtesy of two 30 mm dynamic drivers.

Throughout the process of building the House of Marley, our brand has remained focused on well-constructed comfortable on-ear headphones, but with the idea that eco-friendly technology and charity work can make a worldly impact.

The Harambe headphones are the culmination of the House of Marley’s beliefs. Pulling together our love of the environment, sustainable technology and our efforts to help 1Love with a portion of sales from every set of on-ear headphones with mic sold, we hope to make a positive impact on the world, one piece at a time.

The House of Marley Debuts Earth-Friendly Watches at Agenda Show

While the House of Marley has become synonymous with Earth-friendly in-ear, on-ear, and over-ear headphones, and portable audio systems, The Agenda Show in Long Beach, California will be the site of an entirely new product unveiling for the brand. January 4 & 5 at the Long Beach Convention Center, the House of Marley will be showcasing our new line of unique Earth-friendly watches.

This innovative new watch line, available for purchase in Spring 2013 from select retailers, includes premium-crafted timepieces that exude the look and feel of nature. Crafted using low impact steel, sustainable wood and recycled dials, the House of Marley will feature three different waves of our two new watches, dubbed the Capsule and the Marital. Each series will boast distinctive styles, additional features and more value per watch.

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Showcasing the naturally tanned and salvaged leather for the Marital and Capsule leather series, the House of Marley will offer a look at how the brand has committed to using Earth-friendly material in the production of our products. The canvas version of the watches will utilize our own signature REWIND fabric that is created by blending together organic cotton, reclaimed hemp and the fibers of recycled water bottles.

In addition to the exhibition of the new Marital and Capsule watch lines at the Agenda Show, the recently launched Marley Lively Up and Lively Up Leather bag lines will also be on display. Similarly crafted in an Earth-friendly manner, these bags were created to offer unique bag options for a number of different lifestyles.

Attend the Agenda Show this weekend for a glimpse at the latest from the House of Marley. Witness firsthand how our brand keeps the beliefs and tenets of Bob Marley alive through our Earth-friendly and stylishly designed bags, watches, portable audio systems, in-ear, on-ear, and over-ear headphones.

Rise Up with House of Marley’s Newest Over-Ear Headphones

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The House of Marley’s brand new Rise Up over-ear headphones were styled after the classic aviator headset, and created with incredible innovations like bamboo fiber ear cushions, recycled aluminum parts and our signature REWIND fabric. Not only do these comfortable over-ear headphones look great, but the environment didn’t take a hit from their production.

The Rise Up over-ear headphones also feature the House of Marley’s signature precision sound performance. Designed with 50 mm dynamic moving coil drivers, the Rise Ups are comfortable over-ear headphones that kick warm bass and offer beautifully solid mids and highs.

Since creating our very first set of headphones, the House of Marley has been dedicated to releasing stylish, eco-friendly audio products renowned for impactful sound. The Rise Ups aren’t just another product, but rather the next step in the evolution of quality over-ear headphones.

Rise Up over-ear headphones are available now, exclusively on Apple.com

What To Look For When Choosing In-Ear Headphones

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Life is full of tough decisions, but choosing in-ear headphones doesn’t have to be one of them. Each pair of House of Marley in-ear headphones combines superior sound quality, earth-friendly material and killer design aesthetics. Consider this helpful headphone guide the next time you find yourself choosing in-ear headphones.

Style

Using unique FSC certified wood and recycled plastic, House of Marley earbuds are built to last while also ensuring our planet lasts. Our in-ear headphones are influenced by the look and feel of the Earth. Many also incorporate the colors of Jamaica as a style foundation. The bright colors of the Jammin’ collection shine compared to the more earthy tones of the Freedom collection.

Inner Construction

The House of Marley has crafted two different collections of comfortable in-ear headphones delivering unique sound performance. The Freedom series of in-ear headphones offer premium sound courtesy of 9mm moving coil drivers with frequency response of 12Hz to 22kHz. The uniquely colored Jammin’ Series come in at a lower price tag while using similar technology to capture awesome audio quality.

Comfort

When choosing in-ear headphones from the House of Marley, comfort is unlimited. Each carefully crafted pair of headphones offer snug ear tips that provide noise isolation from the world around you. No more hard buds that hurt your ears after hours of wearing them.

Regardless of which House of Marley earbuds you decide on, rest assured that when choosing between our in-ear headphones, each one pair has one main thing in common: quality.

Design & Win Your Own Custom House of Marley Gear

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The House of Marley strives to deliver stylish over-ear headphones and portable audio systems that also utilize eco-friendly, low-impact materials. However, now the House of Marley is putting you in the designer’s chair by offering a new Facebook app that lets you design your own gear. The best part? The House of Marley will be choosing one grand prize winner to receive their design on an actual product!

Simply go to the House of Marley’s Facebook page and click on the Marley tab. You’ll be whisked away to the House of Marley design app. Use stencils to create stylized street art or freehand designs with eight different types of paintbrushes, and 50 different colors.

To enter the House of Marley design contest, pick either a pair of Destiny TTR over-ear headphones or one of our Bag of Rhythm portable audio systems, and start designing on your blank canvas. When complete, simply click the “I’ve finished my design” button. Engage your friends and family in the voting process by having them visit the House of Marley Facebook page to vote for your design.

The House of Marley will be giving away a pair of Destiny TTR over-ear headphones monthly to the best entries in participating countries, including Australia, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom and United States. An overall winner will be chosen from the most elite designs to be made into a real life, tangible product!

VISIT THE HOUSE OF MARLEY ON FACEBOOK AND START DESIGNING FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN!

Rude Kid Reps House Of Marley In The Studio

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Since hitting the big time in 2009, producer and DJ Rude Kid has been perfecting his grimey production sensibilities with his music clique, Alien Musiq. The East London native was pivotal in bringing back instrumental Grime to the UK dance/hip-hop scene, and all the while Rude Kid has had House of Marley headphones by his side. Earlier this month, SB.TV shot an episode of Producers House at Rude Kid’s home, offering some insight into his production process.

With a pair of House of Marley Destiny TTR over-ear headphones in hand, Rude Kid details history in the Grime scene, as he started out with a burnt CD copy of the beat building program FruityLoops. Despite some stumbles that all newcomers must face, Rude Kid has dialed in his production style and continues to make beats in his home studio. Rude Kid starts his song creation process working with his computer, speakers, an Oxygen 8 keyboard and a pair of House of Marley over-ear headphones.

Rude Kid begins by forming a melody and building from there. Stacking more complex instruments on top of this base, he works in horn and synth that sound extremely alien to this world. Ending with simple rhythms, Rude Kid completes his songs with bass sounds and drum loops from his massive computer library of pre-built out studio bits and pieces. The trademark of every Rude Kid song is his sonic stamp of three small words, “Are you ready?”

Continuing to push forward, Rude Kid has developed unearthly sounds with nothing more than a computer, keyboard and a pair of House of Marley over-ear headphones. Check out the video below and get a rare chance to see inside the home studio of a world-class producer.

How To Choose Headphones To Fit Your Lifestyle

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The old saying “different strokes for different folks” can apply to just about anything in life. So how to choose headphones that will match your lifestyle? Allow us to offer some insight into the best features of our on-ear headphones, in-ear headphones and over-ear headphones.

Tired of trying to kickflip a five stair and accidentally knocking your headphones off your head? No matter what strenuous activity you do for fun, Marley earbuds are the obvious answer to the question of how to choose headphones. Compact in-ear headphones like the Conquerors will reduce the chance of you losing your headphones while trying to land tricks, and the fabric-covered cord helps prevent a tangled mess. For active, action lifestyles, it doesn’t get any better than Marley earbuds.

If you spend a lot of time listening to music intently, cut off from the rest of the world, House of Marley’s over-ear headphones will cancel out all noise and act as a barrier from the outside. Our Destiny TTR headphones over-ear headphones deliver perfectly crisp treble and booming bass.

The House of Marley’s on-ear headphones are the perfect choice for someone who is looking for a mix of comfort, sound and affordability when considering how to choose headphones for themselves. Built with supreme attention to detail, including the sustainable material used during production, headphones like the Positive Vibration, Redemption Song, Exodus and Revolution provide best-in-class sound and style. Want the best sound for the best price? House of Marley on-ear headphones can’t be beat.

When deciding how to choose headphones to fit your lifestyle best, don’t fret. The House of Marley has on-ear headphones, in-ear headphones and over-ear headphones that will cover all of the bases. Whether you’re looking for comfort, style, price or functionality, there will be a set of House of Marley headphones that will allow you to experience your music the way you like for years to come.

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House Of Marley Partners With Apple For Our Latest Portable Audio System, Chant

portable-audio-system-chantYou’ve been waiting patiently (and others not so patiently), and the House of Marley is finally ready to debut the Chant portable audio system. Packed with the signature Marley sound quality, made with earth-friendly materials and a rechargeable battery, the newest House of Marley portable audio system is here and ready for jamming.

Presented in a unique protective canvas bag, the Chant is designed for on-the-go listening complete with a carabineer for easy attachment and a large storage pocket for the Chant’s auxiliary cable.

In addition to a unique design that makes traveling with this portable audio system easy, the Chant delivers the same powerful Marley sound that has become synonymous with our Marley earbuds, headphones and other portable audio docks. Built with a full range driver and a passive radiator that pumps out heavy bass, this new House of Marley speaker is capable of kicking out the jams and delivering crisp, clean detail.

Utilizing the earth-friendly materials that the House of Marley is known for, the Chant incorporates natural bamboo wood and durable canvas into its beautiful design. The plastic used is sourced from recycled material, as is the packaging that houses the Chant portable audio system.

Now available exclusively through the Apple store, the Chant is ready to rock your world with professional grade audio sound. The versatile Chant portable audio system continues our tradition of audio excellence. Head over to the Apple store and be one of the first to bump the House of Marley Chant!

CHECK OUT OUR APPLE EXCLUSIVE PRODUCTS, NOW THROUGH NOVEMBER 15