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SOL REPUBLIC Launches Virtually Indestructible Headphones

DUBAI, UAE, February 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

And Hosts DJ, Producer Steve Aoki for Dubai official launch event

Expanding its music community to fans across the Middle East, SOL REPUBLIC introduces the first interchangeable headphones that deliver high-definition sound, fashion-forward style and nearly indestructible design.  Delivering innovation in sound, style and durability, SOL REPUBLIC offers amazing headphones for every music lover.

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SOL REPUBLIC assembled an industry-leading team of designers and engineers to create its one-of-a-kind headphones from the ground up. Featuring FlexTech™ technology, SOL REPUBLIC headphones are virtually indestructible and completely interchangeable with swappable cables and headbands.  

"SOL REPUBLIC is an acronym for Soundtrack Of Life because we believe music is the soundtrack of everyone's life and when music sounds better, you feel better," said Scott Hix, co-founder & President, SOL REPUBLIC. "We're committed to creating superior-sounding headphones that allow you to express your personal style."

SOL REPUBLIC has partnered with more than 200 Saviors Of Sound - a select group of global DJs, musicians, artists and athletes who share the same passion and connection to music as SOL REPUBLIC and its fans.  The very first Savior of Sound, Steve Aoki, globally renowned Electronic Dance Music (EDM) artist, DJ, record producer and founder of Dim Mak Records, will be joining SOL REPUBLIC in Dubai on Thursday, February 6.

Kevin Lee, SOL REPUBLIC co-founder and CEO, was excited to share that, "Steve as a producer makes the kind of music that blows your mind, as a performer he is out of his mind, and his fans love him for it. He was our first Savior of Sound and we're thrilled to make a headphone that looks as crazy as Steve truly is."

SOL REPUBLIC headphones come in a range of over-ear, on-ear and in-ear styles, including different levels of sound performance. SOL REPUBLIC also offers a wireless range of products in collaboration with Motorola, a Google Company.  All models are available in many colour options featuring ground-breaking design and SOL REPUBLIC's uniquely superior sound signature.

SOL REPUBLIC headphones are available at leading retailers. For additional information, please visit SOLREPUBLIC.com.

About SOL REPUBLIC

SOL REPUBLIC is global consumer electronics company dedicated to enhancing people's lives through better-sounding headphones. Comprised of music fanatics, SOL REPUBLIC develops its products from the ground up to make headphones that look, sound and feel unlike anything else in the market. SOL REPUBLIC has offices in California, Oregon and New York City and is developing an army of followers, fans and dreamers in its worldwide social media communities. For more information, visit http://www.solrepublic.com

About Steve Aoki

As a LABEL HEAD, over the last 15 years STEVE AOKI broke bands like Bloc Party, The Bloody Beetroots, Klaxons and The Gossip through deftly marketed releases on his Dim Mak label.  As an EVENT & NIGHTCLUB PROMOTER, he started some of the most influential nights in Southern California with names like the Pickle Patch, Banana Split and the 10 year strong Dim Mak Tuesday party which has seen legendary debut performances from acts ranging from Lady Gaga to Skrillex, M.I.A, Kid Cudi, The Bloody Beetroots, Boys Noize and Justice. As a DJ he averages nearly 250 shows a year throughout the world playing to millions of fans.  As a REMIXER he's worked with everyone from Duran Duran to Michael Jackson, The Killers and Weezer.  And most importantly, as a MUSIC PRODUCER, in addition to several hit singles his debut album WONDERLAND, vaulted into the Top 10 of iTunes within a day of its release, spawned a Grammy nomination for Best Dance Album and featured superstar friends and collaborators including Will.I.Am, LMFAO, Travis Barker, Rivers Cuomo, Lil Jon and many more.

You can keep track of him along with his millions of social media followers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+ and YouTube and even make your world a bit more like his using the official AOKIFY Mobile App. 

About MOTOROLA

Motorola Mobility, owned by Google, creates smartphones, tablets and wireless accessories that simplify, connect and enrich people's lives. For more information, visit http://motorola.com/mobility.

 

For further information, images or to request headphones for review, contact:

Alexandra Burton
SOL REPUBLIC
[email protected]
+31-6-466-38386

 

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