Dire Straits Star Opens Up About Hearing Loss

Dire Straits Star Opens Up About Hearing Loss

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“Dire Straits rocker John Illsley has opened up about his hearing loss, revealing he struggles to dine out in restaurants playing music these days.

The bass player admits he can no longer listen to loud music and much of what he once enjoyed is now little more than a noise – and he’s urging music industry boffins to look at the apparent rise in hearing troubles among people of his generation and younger, and turn the volume down.”

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