Selfie sticks are banned at Coachella and Lollapalooza
Should you’re heading to both music pageant this yr, you possibly can depart that selfie stick behind. Each April’s Coachella and Lollapalooza in July have added the rods to their prohibited merchandise lists. At Lollapalooza, the principles stipulate no “GoPro attachments like sticks, selfie sticks & monopods.” Coachella stated that “Selfie sticks / narsisstics” will not allowed in, displaying a wholesome lack of self-consciousness… and spelling talent.
As NME notes, the telescopic sticks have already been banned at a number of music venues, which may now add to the no-selfie stick record of main museums and Premier League soccer stadiums. The ban ought to assist the non-stick carrying public take pleasure in public occasions and areas somewhat extra. The blowback has began, however it’s in all probability not going to cease the selfie… or the sale of related peripherals.