<![CDATA[Busker Central Blogs Feed]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers en Wed, 15 Aug 2018 22:13:16 -0400 <![CDATA[Buskers vs. Las Vegas for pitch on Strip]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=51&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=51&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 William Jablonski, a regular busker on the Vegas strip, claims he has been harassed by officers who have repeatedly cited him for obstructing the pavement, disorderly conduct and being a public nuisance.

Mr Jablonski, who signs autographs, poses for tourists and once performed for a televised Elvis tribute at the MGM Grand, is taking police to court to prove that impersonating "The King" is a constitutional right.

The street performer claims that he has been wrongfully hounded by officers.

He stopped performing in public after he was cited for obstructing the pavement in 2007.

A year later, having donned his velvet suit again, he was confronted as he sang in front of the Paris Hotel & Casino by a Las Vegas police officer who told him not to have his picture taken with tourists or accept...

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<![CDATA[2013 Summer street performance tour]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2369&b=116&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2369&b=116&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 I'd like to know if anyone else is interested in tagging along or maybe would like me to come through their town. Discovery passes are aroung $560 before tax and are good for 2 months. i feel this is an interesting way to tour, see the country, meet people, and have a good time. Be aware that you can only bring two bags without having to pay an extra fee and your instrument case will count as a bag.]]> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 09:05:28 -0500 <![CDATA[magic table addiction]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=993&b=115&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=993&b=115&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726
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<![CDATA[trouble with the law]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2886&b=139&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2886&b=139&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 Tue, 25 Jun 2013 20:49:18 -0400 <![CDATA[Busker inflates balloon with eyes]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=23&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=23&sid=ea6b881e6695d102cad1502f4483d726 A man attracted scores of curious onlookers when he performed the highly unusual stunt of inflating balloons with his eyes during a special show in Changsha, capital of Hunan province, last Thursday.

Pin Zui (stage name) wore a pair of glasses with a plastic pipeline linked to the balloon and drew wild applause from the crowd after fully inflating it.

Pin, a member of China television Guinness art troupe, performs his stunt in public in many cities around the country.

He is said to be the first person able to use his eyes to blow up balloons on the mainland.

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