<![CDATA[Busker Central Living the Life Feed]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?page=&mode=random_blogs&feed=ATOM&limit=5&c=2&sid=36c6e70d86b43b6e6588643839b6739e 2017-12-13T11:43:13-05:00 <![CDATA[Busker Central tops 3000 members]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=170&c=2&sid=36c6e70d86b43b6e6588643839b6739e 2015-05-03T17:16:10-04:00 2015-05-03T17:16:10-04:00 (BOULDER) It's more popular than ever. This month, Busker Central has reached a pinnacle point of three thousand unique members. This landmark achievement exemplifies the power of the internet and the need to know all about busking and street performing. It showcases the research being performed and illustrates how we, as part of the human race, can and do make a difference.
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Launching in 2005 and standing it's ground, Busker Central has managed to carve out it's niche on the world wide web. There was the Busker Central reference website long before social mega-sites like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and all the rest ever existed. Reference video shot for Busker Central dates back to 1995.

Busker Central is about the world's arts and humanities. People thrive with diversity and by making Busker Central accessible,...

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<![CDATA[Introducing the Southland Buskers Festival]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=72&c=2&sid=36c6e70d86b43b6e6588643839b6739e 2010-02-06T00:00:06-05:00 2010-02-06T00:00:06-05:00 (NEW ZEALAND) Often it's happenstance. Every now and then, though, you've become part of something more organised. Invercargill this weekend has a welcome taste of that, with the inaugural Southland Buskers Festival, a satellite event from the recently concluded World Buskers Festival in Christchurch.

In Queens Park, Wachner Place, and a raft of other venues, world-class performers, are disporting themselves in a host of implausible entertainments.

We have a contortionists and escapologists, acrobats, a strong-woman, a slackrope master, a guy who torments his face with rubber bands, a living angel statue, and we shudder to think what else.

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<![CDATA[World's best & worst street musicians revealed]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=110&c=2&sid=36c6e70d86b43b6e6588643839b6739e 2011-11-06T01:30:51-04:00 2011-11-06T01:30:51-04:00 (ENGLAND) According to some crazy person over at Asylum.co.uk, the best busker in the world (along with the worst), the best busker ever (along with the worst), and a few other "beautiful", "amazing", and "great" street-musicians are featured in a review for all buskers to relish.
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Going ga-ga with five videos of incredible street musicians and five not-so-good ones, we find one guitarist actually serenading passersby without any strings! A cross between comedy and mime, he then throws his spinning guitar into the air.

Real steel hang drums, a bass player, and a harpist also get into the act. What would an really insane busker review be without the traditional bagpiper honking away?


Someone left the door open. ...

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<![CDATA[Venice Beach Heart & Soul: 30 Years of Street Performing]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=39&c=2&sid=36c6e70d86b43b6e6588643839b6739e 2009-04-20T22:17:41-04:00 2009-04-20T22:17:41-04:00 A new coffee-table book for lovers of Venice Beach Street Performers has just been released.

In case you don't know, Venice Beach is the second most visited tourist area in Southern California with Disneyland being the first.

The writers of the book evidently found a guy who passed the 30 year mark. He was performing when most of today's self-proclaimed "king of the street performers" were still in diapers.

Also included is a humorous story from Mad Chad Taylor on how he first started juggling chainsaws thanks to some goofy commercial maker.

The book includes some killer photos... :photog:

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<![CDATA[The One Man Robotic Comedy Show]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2657&b=134&c=2&sid=36c6e70d86b43b6e6588643839b6739e 2013-03-13T18:36:08-04:00 2013-03-13T18:36:08-04:00
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