House of Marley Goes Wireless [CES 2014]

While at CES 2014 I came across a headphone line I haven’t previously had the pleasure of coming across – House of Marley. During CES they introduced the latest additions to their personal audio and lifestyle lines which includes their first ever bluetooth/wireless headphones more info and a few other CES 2014 stars below:

Legend ANC Headphones

The Legend ANC Headphones (MSRP $299.99, Fall 2014) are the new flagship headphone from House of Marley, offering best-in-class acoustic performance, style and comfort plus Active Noise Canceling technology. Featuring:

  • High-definition 40mm drivers
  • Ultra-realistic acoustic performance
  • Ultra-comfortable leather ear cushions
  • FSC-certified sapele wood
  • Recyclable aluminum
  • One-connection solution for audio and power
  • Removable 4ft braided cable with 3-button mic
  • Foldable design for easy stowage
  • Premium carry case
  • Durable braided cable

Liberate XL Bluetooth Headphones

Liberate XL Bluetooth Headphones (MSRP $219.99, June 2014) is the first wireless headphones to proudly carry the MARLEY name and features:

  • Large, over-ear design
  • 50mm dynamic moving coil drivers
  • Stainless steel tactical design
  • REWIND and leather headband
  • FSC-certified wood
  • Soft leather ear cushions
  • Bluetooth wireless connectivity
  • Ease to use controls on right ear cup
  1.        Play/Pause
  2.        Answer/End Call
  3.        Track Forward/Back
  4.        Volume
  5.        Power
  • REWIND carry case

Liberate Bluetooth Portable Audio System

Liberate Bluetooth Portable Audio System (MSRP $169.99, May 2014) features a clean industrial design and rugged, earth-friendly REWIND fabric to create the perfect soundstage whether on a table, desk or beach towel. Featuring:

  • Works with Bluetooth-enabled devices and many more through the auxiliary input
  • 4 X 1” speaker array
  • Angled “stage monitor” design
  • Raised tactile buttons (as with Roots Rock and Get Together)
  • Built-in microphone allows for speakerphone capabilities
  • Natural bamboo rear panel
  • Exclusive REWIND cover
  • Recycled packaging
  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery


Having said all that – ALL three sound phenomenal. Most impressive to me were the Legend ANC’s – OMG I used it to listen to music on my iPhone and I MUST have a pair.