At 12:00 AM 5/11/2006, you wrote:

>I need to change the headphones we are using at the archive, and I 
>hope I can tap the collective wisdom of the list, which model did 
>you find more suitable to monitor transfers from analog to digital 
>and limited sound cleaning (for listening purposes, not CD reissues).
>Thanks for any tip

Francesco, I still use my Sony MDR-V6 headphones for really close-in 
listening for ticks, pops and other non-musical noises. They tend to 
be a little "bright," which makes them tedious for enjoying music, 
but perfect for finding noises. BuyRite has them for less than US$70:

Hope this helps!

Al Q.
Producer, Sony BMG Legacy