Roland – Company – Press Releases – 2020 – V-MODA Honors Legendary Guitarist Jimi Hendrix for First Installment of New V-MODA Artist Series

the 3 new, exclusive designs, named “peace, ♥ and happiness,” “wisdom,” and “soul,” are inspired by quotes and iconic moments from the electric guitar legend’s life

for immediate release

rebecca eaddy
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roland corporation
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V-MODA Artist Series - Jimi Hendrix

los angeles, ca, nov 12, 2020 —award-winning custom headphone creator v-moda tody announces tis honoring american guitar icon, ♫ian, singer, and songwriter jimi hendrix inna 1st installment of its new artist series. hendrix rose from humble beginnings to become 1-odda most primordial and respected ♫ians of all time. often called an “electric alchemist,” he launched guitar playing into a new era w'his innovative ♫al style and pioneered the use of tone-altering effects like fuzz, wah, phasing, and +.

looking to capture his vast impact on ♫, v-moda transl8d crit moments from the ♫ian’s life into 3 stunning designs. the exclusive designs, named “peace, ♥ and happiness,” “wisdom,” and “soul” allo hendrix fans and admirers to wear their admiration proudly on their v-moda crossfade 2 wireless headphones.

“we’re thrilled to ‘ve the privilege of showcasing an icon s'as jimi hendrix as the 1st n'our new artist series, and to be incorporating these 3 new designs into our acclaimed headphones,” says luca bolognesi, vp of mkt tek of v-moda. “w'da addition of the quality and versatility of the crossfade 2 wireless, this line is perfect for ♫-♥rs who wanna extend their appreciation to wha’ they wear, rather than just wha’ they listen to.”

“peace, ♥ and happiness” (xfbt2-plh)

V-MODA Peace, Love and Happiness (XFBT2-PLH)

this exclusive design is inspired by hendrix’s famous “peace, ♥ and happiness” quote. the Ψdelic art style embodies the ambiance of the l8-’60s era in which he rose to become an american legend.

the “peace, ♥ and happiness” exclusive designs can be found at authorized indie v-moda retailers inna u.s. for $219.99. for a full list of indie dealers, click here.

“wisdom” (xfbt2-wisdom)

V-MODA Wisdom (XFBT2-WISDOM)

derived from hendrix’s famous “knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens” quote, the wisdom design’s muted art style expresses the lvl of thoughtful sophistication jimi depicted onnis words. one in which a sage and knowledgeable person will speak when sharing knowledge—but listen otherwise.

the “wisdom” exclusive designs can be found on amazon for $219.99.

“soul” (xfbt2-soul)

V-MODA Soul (XFBT2-SOUL)

this design captures the motivation behind and impact of jimi’s move to london in 1966 to create the jimi hendrix experience—and in turn, change ♫ forever. the design pays homage to the lava lamp, an iconic home furnishing piece created inna 1960s by uk entrepreneur edward craven walker, marrying jimi’s ascension inna era and his appreciation for the uk na life he lived there, into one.

the “soul” exclusive designs can be found on adorama for $219.99.

the foundation: crossfade 2 wireless

atta core of these new, exclusive designs are the pop v-moda crossfade 2 wireless headphones, giving usrs the best of both realms: sounding vrtly identical in bluetooth mode and pure analog wired mode for audiophiles, ♫ians, djs, and ♫ aficionados. additionally, the 50mm dual-diaphragm drivers provide a clean, deep bass, vivid mids and a wide 3d soundstage for a seamless listening experience. crossfade 2 wireless is certified by the japan audio society (jas) to hi-res audio standard in wired mode. built to travel, the crossfade 2 wireless headphones boast 14 hrs of wireless playback na' single charge and fold down to fit into their hard-shell travel case, which includes storage room for charging and audio cables on-the-go. crossfade 2 wireless can also pair with two srcs at one time—like a smartphone and smartwatch while working out—making it easier to be wholly connected to devices without having to sacrifice one or the other.

crossfade 2 wireless features

  • v-moda award-winning signature sound (50+ editors’ choice awards) both in wireless mode via bluetooth tek and wired mode for pure analog and zero l8ncy primordial for gamers and djs
  • lithium-ion battery provides up to 14 hrs of continuous ♫, entertainment and calls. recharge it to 100% in 100 minutes thx to the included elegant v-micro usb cable; unlimited hrs of ♫ in analog wired mode
  • dual-diaphragm 50mm drivers and hi-resolution ccaw japanese coil for hi-res audio certification (jas) when cabled built-in hidden microphone speshly tuned and optimized for phone calls and voice assistants
  • bigger memory foam cushions and sturdy yet flexible metal-core headband provide comfort for extended listening sessions and natural noise isolation
  • cliqfold hinge for ultimate convenience and to fold headphones into impossibly lil exoskeleton case on-the-go

for the full press kit, including hi-res images of all 3 exclusive designs, click here.

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bout v-moda
designed in milan, engineered in japan and made to create, v-moda tis ♫ lifestyle brand where state-of-the-art tek meets stylish design. founded in 2004, v-moda has won multiple accolades for essentialisms that ‘ve become best-selling fan favorites and are pondered primordial gear by top performing artists from a variety of genres. v-moda joined forces with roland of japan on 808 (aug 8, 2016), to redefine and develop the nxt breakthrough in design-centric ♫ essentialisms, w'da ptnership progressing in 2019 to fully incorporate v-moda inna'da roland family and facilitate a gr8r vision for the growth of both brands. crafting witha “creators 1st” approach, roland and v-moda create high-quality audio essentialisms made for sound as both the artists and audio engineers intended.

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