Deaf drummer in UK uses iPod to help him keep time

June 24, 2014 in Community News

 

The Bolton News
Source: http://www.theboltonnews.co.uk/news/11285217.Deaf_drummer_uses_iPod_to_help_him_keep_time/?ref=var_0

YOU would not realise it if you saw his band play, but teenage drummer Milo Saunders cannot hear.

The 15-year-old has been deaf since birth, but uses an iPod app with the volume turned up high to help him keep in time.

Milo, who uses hearing aids in both ears started the band, Lime Chase, a year ago with his brother Elliot, aged 18, and their friends Seb Meadows and Nat Yates-Hart.

Milo, of Bramley Road, Sharples, said: “I got my first drum kit three years ago. I’ve always been interested in drums, but also I have no problems hearing it like other instruments.

Read More  . . .