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A guy at the Garbage show I attended brought an iPad. And held it up, practically non-stop. Please, NO ONE DO THIS EVER.
And: I put my phone away at live shows. Otherwise I can’t concentrate.
nprmusic:

Is it time to ban cellphones at concerts? Does it seem old-fashioned NOT to Tweet or Instagram during a show? Do you just wish twitpickers would just get out of the way?
Take our survey.

A guy at the Garbage show I attended brought an iPad. And held it up, practically non-stop. Please, NO ONE DO THIS EVER.

And: I put my phone away at live shows. Otherwise I can’t concentrate.

nprmusic:

Is it time to ban cellphones at concerts? Does it seem old-fashioned NOT to Tweet or Instagram during a show? Do you just wish twitpickers would just get out of the way?

Take our survey.

(via wnyc)

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  1. thirstforsalt reblogged this from nprfreshair
  2. cassiescupoftea reblogged this from goldman and added:
    I see where Neko is coming from, but there really shouldn’t be an all out ban. Maybe venues can rope off an area just...
  3. donwhiteside reblogged this from tbridge and added:
    Aren’t both of the above tweets banning the photo & video taking, not the using? Given that when I am at a show I don’t...
  4. viewparadise reblogged this from nprfreshair and added:
    Phones at concerts < phones at movies.
  5. vigilforafuddyduddy reblogged this from nprmusic
  6. -tuhhkhutee- reblogged this from ohheybill
  7. studioatwebster reblogged this from nprmusic and added:
    Food for thought…
  8. jahnnasbrain reblogged this from nprmusic
  9. calleverytruthfalse reblogged this from bigmouthsparesagain and added:
    Look, it’s fine. You can argue until the end of world about “proper concert etiquette” or whatever it is you want to...
  10. thatguywiththehair reblogged this from bigmouthsparesagain and added:
    Holy fuck, that one guy strikes me as the pretentious douchebag that really, really likes the sound of his own voice,...
  11. bigmouthsparesagain reblogged this from calleverytruthfalse and added:
    I mean, if someone wants to pay to go to a show and sit in the corner on their phone, that’s their prerogative. I think...
  12. richiety reblogged this from nprmusic
  13. yanguang reblogged this from hypem
  14. artistwriterloverfighter reblogged this from hypem and added:
    YES YES YES AND ALSO YES Put your fucking phone away. Maybe have it out for a few minutes. Take a few pictures or...
  15. aztalanturf reblogged this from nprmusic and added:
    them. But keep your phone (or camera) and arms down so you’re not blocking everyone else’s view.
  16. itsjustchristine reblogged this from nprfreshair
  17. ohheybill reblogged this from turnabout and added:
    I am obviously Team Neko on this. When I first started going to shows many moons ago, the people who’d take flash...
  18. immortalsandwich reblogged this from punkrockmomjeans
  19. viscerealist reblogged this from nprfreshair and added:
    This is my 2nd biggest pet peeve about shows. Number 1 is dudes who think it’s cool to touch my ass as they walk past...
  20. m-elinya reblogged this from wnyc
  21. thejokell reblogged this from tbridge and added:
    People with their phones are fine. People who decide to use the concert as a chance to catch up with their long lost...
  22. rantr reblogged this from hypem and added:
    Hmmm. This is a tough one. I, for one, HATE IT when people text while we’re performing. I try to keep my phone away as...
  23. andrewwaterloo reblogged this from hypem and added:
    I don’t have a problem with people taking a few shots or sending off a few tweets. I like to get at least a couple shots...
  24. find-the-light-in-the-darkness reblogged this from hypem and added:
    In a way they should be banned because it takes away from the music, however on the other hand, most likely you also...