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Lock Screen: At These Music Shows, Phones Go In A Pouch And Don't Come Out

The Lumineers are among many artists frustrated by people on their mobile devices during performances. Their singer explains why they're asking fans to lock up their phones with a new technology.

Guns won't be allowed inside the Quicken Loans Arena where the RNC will take place but will be in protest zones outside the convention. Mark Gillispie/AP hide caption

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Some Delegates May Carry Guns Around Cleveland During Republican Convention

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Keep Your Hands Off Her The Black Keys
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Have Mercy on Me The Black Keys
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World of D.W.E.a.M.S. Hadoken
Cloud Ruler Temple Hadoken
Bateau Lights At Sea
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Wannabe Spice Girls
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Quiet Get the Blessing
Hope (For the Moment) Get the Blessing
Eastynato Edwin Livingston, Peter Erskine et. al.

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Former ABC News Chief Encounters Learning Curve As Rookie Anchor

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Lock Screen: At These Music Shows, Phones Go In A Pouch And Don't Come Out

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Ophelia The Lumineers
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Birth El Ten Eleven
Knee Deep in the North Sea Portico Quartet
Steps in the Wrong Direction Portico Quartet
Bromas Tristeza

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Life-Size Noah's Ark To Open Amid A Flood Of Skepticism

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Love Is All I Am Dawes
Peace in the Valley Dawes
Intruders The Antlers