21 January 2011 | video
Excerpt from Bloomberg's "Game Changers" series about Google. Burning Man reference at the 2:01 mark. The documentary first aired 28 October 2010.Eric Schmidt @ Burning Man2007 (via Gawker)Yesterday it was announced that Google's CEO Eric Schmidt was stepping down from his position within the company. What this has to do with Burning Man per se is absolutely nothing. Except that this blog is
19 January 2011 | Burning Man 2011
Tickets for Burning Man are now on sale! Hurry! Hurry! Hurry and get yer ticket to ride!
In case it's not obvious, BURNcast is a h-ee-yuge fan of Mastahnick's Burning Man videos and this one is no exception. It's the second part of a two-parter from his 2010 video series -- the first one we posted here. But here's the one that started it all.Anyway we were gonna post this video to follow the first one back in October when it was originally released but sorry to say that it got buried
The above video is from albert speer. It's more of an essay set to a slideshow and music than it is a video, so be prepared to sit and actually read it to get the most of it. Once you get past the fact that some of the sub-titles are kinda hard to read I think you'll find the narrative told here pretty cool.Here's the story: Two Rochester NY Artists Eddie Davis III and Aydin Ture go participate
10 January 2011 | memorial
Grant Martin Fey, born in Memphis, TN and resident of Ventura, CA died Tuesday December 21, 2010 at the age of 33. An informal memorial and hike in his honor took place yesterday in Ventura.Co-worker Michael Destito remembers Grant: "I worked with Grant at The Good Bar in Ventura, CA. He was an awesome guy who worked hard and was my friend. He cracked me up with his crazy-colored pants he'd
06 January 2011 | video
Over the weekend political commentator John McLaughlin announced his New Year's resolution for 2011 was to attend the Burning Man Festival.McLaughlin is the creator, executive producer and host of two weekly public affairs programs: The McLaughlin Group and One On One.It's worth noting that McLaughlin used to be a speech writer for Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. Welcome home, John!
This video concludes our three part series of Burning Man 2007 videos from Hedy Sirico. It features footage from the theme camp called Philadelphia Experiment.In Philadelphiathere is an experiment;an examination of a life…a communitybeyond the false bordersof the homophobic, claustrophobiccaustically toxicclosed minded social orderthat feeds us disunity.The experimentis an examination of rhythmic