Music Balloon-Enjoy music without headphones

Never mind that cycling with headphones is technically illegal: it’s also bloody dangerous. Idea International’s Music Balloon is the solution we’ve been waiting for. This brightly colored Music Balloon conceals a powerful speaker, allowing you to enjoy your music without blotting out the outside world. Jack it into your iPod, dangle it from a bag strap and serenade all and sundry as you make your way around the megalopolis.

The rechargeable battery lasts for around five hours, and can be topped up by plugging it into your computer’s USB port.The Music Balloon measures 55×55×55mm, weigh 20g and is available in Japan for approximately 3,990 yen ($41) from Idea Online Shop.