These headphones are perfect if you're mixing, mastering, producing etc, if you're in a non acoustically treated environment (a bedroom). I'm an audio student, and these phones are not ideal for classroom work, or listening in any busy environment, or in a car or plane, etc (obviously due to the "open back factor), because you hear everything, and everyone hears you. Read more
As long as your workspace is quiet, these will exceed your expectations. Promise.