03 April 2012 | announcements
Follow my blog with BloglovinHeyo, everybody. It's DaBomb here and I've got a confession to make: I lied. (But I really, really didn't mean to! ) Cuz when I said I was firing up the old BURNcast for another season I really thought I was.You see, I rely on the community (drink!) to nudge me from the hibernation that occurs from the embers of last year's burn until the spring of the next
03 April 2011 | announcements
Hellooooo e'erybody...we're baaaaack!Well...almost!BURNcast is getting ready for our new season and we're testing a few things to make sure it ain't broke.Yeah, yeah, if it ain't broke don't fix it, right?Well unfortunately the BURNcast website has been broke for awhile. A lot of readers kept telling us that clicking here would crash their browser. We think (but we're not sure) it had something
02 November 2010 | announcements
Photo Jaime CarreroHappy Tutu-Tuesday everybody. BURNcast will be dark this week but may resume next week at its usually scheduled blog postings.Until then: go out there and VOTE!!!
07 October 2010 | announcements
It's been a month since Burning Man 2010 ended and BURNcast has been all-Burning-Man-all-the-time since we got back from Black Rock City, serving up fresh videos, music and more every day, twice -- sometimes thrice -- a day, five days a week. And like all good things, this too must end. Well, maybe just power down just a teensy bit.Starting next week we'll be scaling back our blog posts to one or
NOW HEAR THIS!BURNCAST IS GOING TO BE @ LA DECOM AND WE WANT YOU TO STEP UP YOUR GAME!!! COME JOIN BURNCAST'S 1ST ANNUAL MEGAPHONE CHAMPEEEEEONNNNNSHIIIIPS!WE HAZ MEGAPHONE BUT WE APPRECIATE COMPETITORS THAT BRING THEIR OWN!WE WILL ALSO BE RECORDING A SING-A-LONG TO JOURNEY'S "DON'T STOP BELIEVING" IN RESPONSE TO MASTAHNICK'S AWESOME PLAYA VIDEO YOU CAN SEE HERE.WE COULD TOTALLY USE A BOOMBOX FOR THIS
Today on the BURNcast Facebook fan page I received a comment from Alex (remember him? he can be heard in the BURNcast audio podcast episode number 83 entitled "The Green Shoes Installation") who said "Your website crashes my browser and doesn't load properly. Dunno if I'm the only one but it's worth checking out."Checking out indeed. Below are two solutions. The first one is if you're viewing
06 May 2010 | announcements
Ohhhhh happy day! It is with great pleasure to welcome to our world this community's newest member: the lovely Miss Luna Adele. DRINK!Luna was born May 5, 2010, at 12:19 am and weighed in at a healthy 5 pounds 11.7 ounces and 19 inches long (that's 2.59 kg and 48.26 cm for those of you outside the US).Luna's father Juddles has been a frequent guest on BURNcast. In an email announcing her arrival he
03 May 2010 | announcements
Over the weekend at the Mad Mad May Day Burner Bazaar I met up with some folks in the community (drink!) who had nothing but love, love, love for Danger Ranger. Get better soon, dude!
30 April 2010 | announcements
Just a reminder that the Etsy Black Rock City Crew headed up by LaLinda Loca is going to be throwing their first event: the Mad Mad May Day Burner Bazaar coming up on May 1, 2010 at the Angel's Gate Cultural Center located at 3601 South Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA. The video above is just some of the artists who will be showcasing their arts and crafts at the event. More about the artists here.Please
30 April 2010 | announcements
Since the inception of BURNcast in 2005 until today there has been a great many changes on the Interwebz.For instance: our original audio player as provided by ODEO is long gone. Our Frappr map died. The rise of Facebook, the fall of Tribe. Bla...bla...bla....We're now in the midst of transferring all our files to other services.If you're clicking through this blog and notice any digital decay:
27 April 2010 | announcements
Danger Ranger just tweeted an xray image of his hand earlier this evening. He tweets:Microsurgey[sic]: bones pinned, tendons, arteries, nerves, skin stitched together. Frankenstein Hand.Maybe you should follow him on Twitter 'cuz the dude can tap out his own reports! :) As Hippy Steve put it: "[It] looks like thumb and index finger weren't affected. M2 will ride again." I think I'm going to faint
Video by Scott Beale, Laughing SquidDanger Ranger (aka "Michael Mikel" or "M2") one of the Senior Staff of the Black Rock City LLC, suffered a serious accident earlier today.This just in from TribeRhino, one of the lead moderators of the Burning Man tribe on Tribe.net.JUST IN OFF THE TWITTER FEED:Danger Ranger had an accident today for the sake of his art. He just lost three fingers two hours ago.His
26 April 2010 | announcements
Above is a free Blogger/Blogspot template entitled "Black Rock Desert Playa". It's free for anybody who uses this platform to blog. Click on the image to check out the live demo. Let me know if you use it cuz I'm always looking for cool burners bloggers to follow!
20 April 2010 | announcements
Hey y'all! I'm so excited to announce that the Etsy Black Rock City Crew headed up by LaLinda Loca is going to be throwing their first event: the Mad Mad May Day Burner Bazaar coming up on May 1, 2010 at the Angel's Gate Cultural Center located at 3601 South Gaffey Street, San Pedro, CA. The video above is just some of the artists who will be showcasing their arts and crafts at the event. Below is
19 April 2010 | announcements
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19 November 2009 | announcements
We are so pleased to announce that things are in the works for a burner Etsy Team spearheaded by the creative energies of Linda Loca, who runs the Etsy shop "Fire Grog Studios".Loca put in the application for the team with the folks at Etsy and says it should be up and running in about week. Some of you maybe wondering "WTH is an Etsy Team and why should I care?"Well, Etsy Teams are groups of organized
BURNcast in conjunction with Firegroove is giving away FREE Fire Eating Class or a 3 Class Groove Pass in your choice of poi, hoop or staff.All you have to do to win is comment on the BURNcast Events Blog because divaDanielle loves to hear from you! Be sure to mention which prize you want and make sure to leave your contact info.First come first serve! Be the first to comment and you could be a winning
Hey L.A. Burners!Come meet me and divaDanielle as we celebrate Memorial Day weekend this Saturday at Red Lightning, a fundraiser for Shamballah, Green Society and Lightning Temple.Visit the website www.redlightning.org where you can find more details on our village for Black Rock City 2009.Get your tickets here.Love & Rockets,DaBomb
20 May 2009 | announcements
French Burners Mini Burning Man: 30 Mai 2009PROGRAMME14H-18H : ATELIERS- Body Art (body painting,…)- Ultra Pop Photography- Foot massage- Cours de massage Thaï- Costume Design & Creation- Création de tenues lumineuses avec du el wire et des LED- Cours de jonglage avec des bolas- Initiation au Mix- Nowhere & Burning Man 200918H-21H : APERO - BARBECUEA 18h, nous prendrons tranquillement l’apéro.
19 May 2009 | announcements
I just read on Hollis' family blog that she spends her days listening to her iPod!!! Read it here.This is great because as I previously posted, I'm mixing new audio podcasts episodes from recordings I made at BM 2007 for "BURNcast" and want listeners to participate by leaving voice messages for Hollis to be used in the next episode. That way she can listen on her iPod!To participate, the number to
19 May 2009 | announcements
So I'm mixing new audio podcasts episodes from recordings I made at BM 2007. Leave a message for Hollis that I can use in the next episode. Let's not forget Hollis! She's still with us and needs our love and support. Call 775-363-5861
12 August 2008 | announcements
Katherine the Great will be making recordings for BURNcast audio on the playa this year, yay! Find her in the Alternative Energy Zone (AEZ) at 6:30 and Dart, in a camp called Bearly There.
Just thought that I would give you all a post-game report on "Burner: Tales from the Playa", which I performed on Thursday.I'm very happy and grateful to all of you who came out to see "Burner" at Heist. I hope you enjoyed the show and our little get together afterward as well.In case you are wondering, I think that the show went very well, considering that it was the first time ever presented. I wish
06 August 2006 | announcements
Only 27 days left ‘til Burning Man!BURNcast will attempt to produce one more episode prior to Burning Man. We ask that if you’ve been listening to this show to please make a small contribution to the BURNcast production budget to help enable us to record podcasts at Burning Man. I need of 1 GB mini discs and some better microphones. Or if you have recording expertise, I would love your assistance
28 June 2006 | announcements
Today we’re changing the rules to the 3playa Community (drink!) drinking game in honor of a very special birthday.Happy Birthday to...(insert the new word of the day here).Today's word of the day is Lecter (drink!) because it's Lecter's (drink!) birthday! Yay! I think I've known Lecter (drink!) about 6 or 7 years now. He's a great friend to have -- funny, goofy, loyal and sweet. Also, I and the fans
30 April 2006 | announcements
Burners Without BordersA podcast produced by the Viking Youth Power HourDownload mp3It’s springtime and thing’s are starting to heat up within the community (drink!).This past weekend BURNcast went out in the field to learn more about burner art projects taking place at Coachella and Xara Dulzura. Stay tuned as these recordings become available on-line in the next few weeks.Until then, we’d
06 February 2006 | announcements
Cross-posted from Tribe.netThe latest edition of the Jack Rabbit Speaks, the official list of Burning Man, mentions our still-in-production-and-upcoming podcast with the Burning Man organization and characterizes our visit to BMHQ as a positive conclusion. We wholeheartedly agree and can't wait to share the results with you.At the moment Chai Guy and I are in the the midst of putting the material together.
01 August 2005 | announcements
Playazon is pleased to offer the 2005 Black Rock Art-Casting Audio Tour.Since Burning Man itself wouldn't exist if not for the art, it is every citizen's duty to either make art, bring art or understand the art that others provide. The Black Rock Art-Casting Service is one of the quickest ways to bone up on playa art and to help you pass the 2005 art exit exam required to get out the gate on Monday.Once