<![CDATA[Busker Central Blogs Feed]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers <![CDATA[San Diego to change unconstitutional laws that prohibit busking]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=3006&b=145&sid=2a33c6b6e0281e54b08933207bcdb8e4 <![CDATA[Buskertainment is Raising The Roof]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=111&sid=2a33c6b6e0281e54b08933207bcdb8e4 (TORONTO) Human statues, musicians, illusionists, jesters, jugglers, mimes, stilt walkers, and much more will be out on the streets of the Downtown Yonge area every Saturday and Sunday as part of Winter Magic's "Buskertainment."
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All donations during the Buskertainment event will go towards the Raising the Roof charity. The buskers will entertain shoppers and passersby then pass the hat in support of the worthy cause.

Raising the Roof is Canada's only national charity that dedicates itself toward funding long-term solutions for the homeless. What that means is they focus their efforts on permanent solutions to homelessness including finding proper housing, providing mental health services, and getting a homeless person "employment ready."

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<![CDATA[More T-Shirts for Buskers]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=117&sid=2a33c6b6e0281e54b08933207bcdb8e4 We've found some more crazy t-shirts that buskers will love. Bowler or derby hat tees are now available in a variety of colors.
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Buskers can now let the world know they're a street-performer by wearing their hat on their t-shirt. You can even add a face if you wish.

There's an old busker saying - "A busker isn't complete without his hat. Then, he's finished."

Also featured are "suit & tie" tees and even the Professional Street Performers Association's logo on all kinds of shirts, tote bags, buttons, drinking cups, stickers, posters, and even hats.

Let the public know you're a pro!

You can even create your own logos on apparel for other buskers and street-performers to enjoy. Artists will relish designing their own shirts. Check out the links below for even more busker t-shirt...

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<![CDATA[Best busker in the world?]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=80&sid=2a33c6b6e0281e54b08933207bcdb8e4 (GERMANY) Behold the best busker in the world...or is he? We'll let you be the judge as they say. What we have here is Schrotti, possibly the largest one-man band in the universe. Along the Rhine in Düsseldorf plays this extraordinary busker...but is he the best?
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<![CDATA[The Big Busk raises over £10,000]]> http://buskercentral.com/buskers/blog.php?u=2&b=195&sid=2a33c6b6e0281e54b08933207bcdb8e4 (SHREWSBURY) What started as a tribute to busker Ben Bebbington by his family and friends has swelled to event with over 40 musical acts. Ben was tragically killed in a senseless murder by two teenagers in September of 2012.
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Made up of over 200 people who filled the town with a carnival atmosphere, Happy Days in Shrewsbury took place in the town’s beautiful medieval centre. Raising over £10,000, it was a celebration of community, music and talent all in glorious sunshine. It also raised awareness and funds for The Shrewsbury Ark - a charity that had supported Ben in recent years and meant a huge amount to him.

A known busker within the town, Ben was an excellent musician and would often play his guitar in some late great impromptu jams. Other muses would join him after-hours and perform standards and original so...

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