Morning Rant: Live Music Will Ruin Your Ears

I’m surfing around my feedreader this morning and something caught my attention.

Rolling Stone | Music Making Fans Deaf?

While it serves as slightly depressing overview on who (and inevitably when) our favorite artists lose their hearing, the real kicker is at the end.

And while most veteran musicians are getting the message, some younger acts are still resistant. “I only like it loud,” says Killers singer Brandon Flowers. “Our live show would never be the same if I wore in-ear [protection].”

He’s just doing it for the fans? Bullshit.