Rock Stars Hear the Difference.

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in Sound Advice

Rock Stars Hear the Difference.

Rock Stars hear the difference. Here’s the deal: an in ear monitor (IEM) and the conventional hearing aid or noise reduction device are simply not the same things. It’s the different between a 1980’s Toyota and a Tesla Roadster. Music industry professionals have been wearing them for years and much of the innovation in IEMs are as a result of these same people. Rock stars hear the difference. It’s this industry that pushes the fold with earphones, not gaming. In this...

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Hearing Loss in Noisy Workplaces.

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 in Sound Advice

Hearing Loss in Noisy Workplaces.

Hearing loss in noisy workplaces. Many people work in noisy workplaces, but what makes a vibrant and energetic workplace into an environment that causes hearing loss? Have you ever wondered if you’re going deaf just working for a living? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), four million workers go to work each day and endure hearing damaging noise for much of their workday. Another 10 million people in the U.S. have noise related hearing loss....

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Hunters Target Custom-Fit Hearing Protection

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Blog, Sound Advice

Hunters Target Custom-Fit Hearing Protection

Hunters Target Custom-Fit Hearing Protection When a hunter lines up that perfect shot, or is just out for some shooting practice, what happens to their poorly protected ear drums? In this article we’re going to take a look at the kind of excessive noise exposure that hunting involves when silencers aren’t in the picture. We’re also going to talk a bit about how new modern custom-fit hearing protection works its wonders. Let’s get started! The Sound of a Gun Blast The older...

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Hearing Loss in Classical Musicians

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Sound Advice

Hearing Loss in Classical Musicians

Hearing Loss in Classical Musicians How many of the nearly 400 million people worldwide today dealing with hearing loss are classical musicians? It’s really hard to say, but as you’ll see in this article the numbers are likely to be a bit higher than you might think. Let’s get into this issue right away. The Devastating Numbers Now, at major music shows, rock shows, or large European trance festivals nearly all the musicians and their crew have modern hearing protection...

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Technology Enhances Active Lifestyles.

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Sound Advice

Technology Enhances Active Lifestyles.

Technology Enhances Active Lifestyles. Technology enhances active lifestyles and is unveiling itself in more and more astounding ways every day now it seems. From asteroid mining and nanotechnology, to colonizing Mars or virtual reality! My goodness. What hits close to home for me are the amazing custom hearing protection products that are coming out these days. In this article, we’re going to talk a little bit about this stuff because it’s actually quite interesting and...

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