Category Archives: Hearing Protection

Rock singer Roger Daltrey advises concert goers to wear hearing protection.

Rock star and lead singer of The Who, Roger Daltrey is, he says, “very, very deaf”. The Who is one of the world’s most famous and legendary rock bands. The Who started back in the mid 60’s. They were famous … Continue reading

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The Importance of Hearing Protection

Musician Wins Landmark Ruling over Ruined Hearing A viola player who suffered a life-changing hearing injury at a rehearsal of Wagner’s Die Walkure in 2012 has won a landmark High Court judgment against the Royal Opera House (ROH). The case … Continue reading

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London Underground Noise Could Damage Hearing

Parts of London Underground are “loud enough to damage people’s hearing”, the BBC has been told. An academic says the Victoria Line service is on average the loudest while other noisy sections of the Tube equate to “being at a … Continue reading

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Four out of ten musicians suffer from hearing loss

Being a musician is a huge risk factor in relation to hearing loss. More than 40% of musicians in the United Kingdom experience problems with their hearing and 75% also experience tinnitus, a survey finds. Hearing loss is a fairly … Continue reading

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EARPLUGS FOR ALL: 5 MUSICIANS WHO ARE PROTECTING THEIR HEARING AND WHY YOU SHOULD, TOO!

How would you feel if you couldn’t hear your favorite music? What if your favorite guitar riff was muffled, or you couldn’t clearly hear your cardio jams because of ringing in your ears? It’s not a pleasant thought, but most … Continue reading

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Earphones for Kids

A question I frequently hear from parents and grandparents is “what MP3 player should I get my kids”? Most people are aware that too much music is not a good idea- they have been inundated with media reports since the … Continue reading

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Rock music and no protection leads to damaged hearing

A high volume is part of the game when you are a rock musician. It is part of the concert experience to feel the bass in the floor and in your body. But these volumes can also be hard on … Continue reading

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The Eastbourne Hearing Centre

The Eastbourne Hearing Centre is a wholly independently owned and run hearing healthcare centre, registered with the Hearing Aid Council for your wellbeing and protection. Our experience spans 60 years, with thousands of satisfied clients having improved hearing thanks to … Continue reading

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