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music: January 2013 Archives

Do we need a cell phone code of conduct at concerts?

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By Raji Sohal (with Tanya Birkbeck)

I want to tell you about two very different experiences I've had at concerts.

I had waited my whole life to see David Byrne perform. When I was a kid, our family of seven would pile into the minivan, and blare Talking Heads as our soundtrack.

So you better believe that when David Byrne came to Montreal last fall, and I was sitting less than four feet away from the stage, I took a photo with my cell phone.

I wanted to remember this moment forever.

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