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No Cellphone, No Problems
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No Cellphone, No Problems

In the past year, Bob Dylan fans who tried to take a photo of him in concert have been either asked by security to delete them – or kicked out entirely. Dylan is just one artist taking a no-nonsense policy toward phones: Haim and the Lumineers have enlisted Yondr, a company that makes tiny pouches that fans place their phones inside upon arrival at a concert. They stay locked until security unlocks them at a kiosk after the show. "It's important fans are participating rather than experiencing it through a screen," says Lumineers manager Christen Greene.

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