Category Archives: Hearing Protection

Amsterdam Dance Event and ACS Custom Team Up for 15% Off All Custom ACS Products During ADE

The summer is ending, that means the Amsterdam Dance Event is nearly upon us. We are excited and looking forward to this special gathering of the dance music industry with people from across the planet! ACS Custom – the world’s leading brand in custom made hearing protection and in-ear monitors (IEMs) will also be at […]

Your Hearing Is NOT Invincible

Last week a hearing protection LifeProTips Reddit post went viral, with nearly 32,800 upvotes and hundreds of comments weighing in with opinions. The original post is an insightful and explains the Redditor’s history with tinnitus, his experience with hearing protection and the advice he wishes to impart as a result. Below is the full post, including edits: […]

We Tested DownBeats Ear Plugs Inside Berghain/Panorama Bar and Tresor Berlin

Berlin, Germany’s capital city and for some the techno capital of the world alongside Detroit, where the genre was founded. While Ibiza still holds a special place as the nightlife party destination most electronic music fans seek to travel to, Berlin’s never-ending focus on quality techno and underground house music (and the iconic venues that host these […]

Win 2 Tickets to Underrated Presents: Visionquest 5 Year Anniversary in LA

“Every mystical journey eventually comes to a fork in the road. The seeker of life’s destiny has two options: remain satisfied with whatever level of consciousness he has already attained, or push forward into ever-new domains of promise and possibility.” The Visionquest trio, composed of Ryan Crosson, Lee Curtiss, and Shaun Reeves, represents that fantastic […]

DownBeats Miami Music Week 2016 Recap

As always, the yearly trek to Miami Music Week is filled with plenty of day parties, night shenanigans, 24-hour affairs, little sleep and a long series of unforgettable musical moments. For DownBeats, the week also becomes a key opportunity to spread awareness on the importance of hearing protection through several programs of promotion and coordinated ear […]

The Pilgrimage to Ibiza 2015

Ibiza, dance music’s undisputed mecca, is the destination of hundreds of thousands every summer who make the trek to the Balearic island for a dose of some of the best nightlife our scene has to offer. Home of iconic heavyweight clubs such as Space Ibiza, Pacha, and Amnesia, the island hosts weekly residency events as […]

North Coast Line-Up Highlights Local Talent Alongside International Heavyweights

The moment people in Chicago start to talk about North Coast is always a bittersweet one. Although it is one of the most anticipated festivals in the city, it also signals the end of summer and with its harsh winters, that’s never a welcomed time of the year in the Windy City. Hosted in Union […]