‘It’s upsetting’: the autistic music fans being shut out of gigs | Music | The Guardian

oud sounds, bright lights, sweaty crowds – a gig can be an overwhelming experience for someone with autism, who may be oversensitive to sensory stimuli. As a result, many autistic music fans stay away, and another corner of society becomes closed off to them – the National Autistic Society (NAS) has found that 79% of people with autism are socially isolated. …

Source: ‘It’s upsetting’: the autistic music fans being shut out of gigs | Music | The Guardian


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