You lug around heavy, heavy, heavy equipment. You work late nights. You breathe secondhand smoke for nights on end, and you know those free drink vouchers you got from the bar for playing? "Free" doesn't mean "without consequence."
And then there's...hey, are you listening? Hello? Can you hear us? We were about to say, DON'T SKIMP ON GOOD HEADPHONES. A lifetime of listening to loud music can be murder on the ears, and squinting at tiny LED displays in dim lighting isn't great for your eyeballs either. So take care of yourself. What's that? You didn't hear us? We said, TAKE CARE OF—oh forget it.