Deaf film camp starts soon

Less than a year ago a video put together at a deaf camp racked up more than half a million views in only two weeks. While many videos have been posted on YouTube featuring Pharrell’s Happy song, this one featured American Sign Language. Upworthy even said...

The Grateful Dead’s Deaf Zone

The Grateful Dead’s “Fare Thee Well” concert in Chicago included a “Deaf Zone,” where fans could follow sign interpreters. the Wall Street Journal has a video report here. Read More at DeafNewsToday.com Related Blogs Related Blogs on The...

Happy Birthday Signmark!

Today is the birthday of deaf Finnish rap artist Signmark. He was born Marko Vuoriheimo in Helsinki on June 26, 1978. He’s now 37 years old. Read More at DeafNewsToday.com Related Blogs Related Blogs on Happy Birthday...

Terp Deemed inappropriate for Concert

A concert promotor is refusing to allow a sign language interpreter at a One Direction concert scheduled this fall in Belfast. Aiken Promotions said it wasn’t “appropriate” according to a report from the Belfast Telegraph. Read the full story here....

Implant wearer and Vince Gill

Joe Hannigan, who has a cochlear implant, got to perform with Vince Gill recently. They played together on the song When I Call Your Name in Nashville. Hannigan lost his hearing in one ear a few years ago because of a medical condition and it nearly derailed his...