All Ears: Three ravers are trying to stop you getting tinnitus from clubbing

The sight of ear plugs in dance floors across the country is becoming more and more prevalent. Just as tinnitus, the hearing condition where the high-pitched ringing after a night out becomes a permanent reality, enters the life of a new generation of ravers, so has a burgeoning movement to raise awareness, prevent and treat the condition.

The “All Ears” campaign, a new project run by the three friends behind the Watch the Hype music blog, has partnered with Fabric nightclub as well as a host of other venues in London, Bristol and Leeds, to get ear plugs in as many people’s ears as possible.

For full article: http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/news/tinnitus-all-ears-clubs-ravers-music-volume-video-ear-plugs-hearing-damage-a8206641.html