Re: Should music fans stop filming gigs on their smartphones?
Posted by: Signal Fan ()
Date: April 15, 2013 08:57AM

My take? Live and let live. If an individual wishes to film the show, let 'em. That way, those who could not BE at that event (too far to travel, lack of funds, etc) still get to see (bits of) the show and will cost the band, nothing. In fact, I feel chuffed to bits when I get the opportunity to see and hear a few songs from any gig that I had hoped to see, but could not attend. My ONLY argument AGAINST this practice is when said cam/smartphone is blocking someone's view during 30% (or more) of the evening.

From my pov, if a group puts on a killer show, some follow-up Youtube "reel" could earn them an abundance of additional fans. Of course, this is just one bloke's opinion.

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Should music fans stop filming gigs on their smartphones? 577 MSL 04/12/2013 05:08PM
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Re: Should music fans stop filming gigs on their smartphones? 175 MSL 04/12/2013 06:34PM
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Re: Should music fans stop filming gigs on their smartphones? 175 jimg 04/12/2013 06:26PM
Re: Should music fans stop filming gigs on their smartphones? 168 froggy 04/12/2013 07:28PM
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Re: Should music fans stop filming gigs on their smartphones? 192 NIK WILSON 04/12/2013 08:10PM
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"The guy with the bald head & the white shirt: You're a wanker!" 182 Shade 04/13/2013 12:40AM
Re: "The guy with the bald head & the white shirt: You're a wanker!" 140 kingnoony 04/13/2013 03:52AM
Re: "The guy with the bald head & the white shirt: You're a wanker!" 124 soldierofthenight 04/13/2013 07:59AM
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Re: Should music fans stop filming gigs on their smartphones?80 Signal Fan 04/15/2013 08:57AM


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