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  1. RSD Indian ScoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Motorcycle.com

    ... geometry on the 156." Initially Roland built a raw, unpainted version of the bike for Thor to ride to the Burning Man event in 2015. "Thor picked the bike up from RSD in California and rode it to Black Rock City. Madness, as this completely ...


  2. Experience this Burning Man mobile dance clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Digital Trends

    A good time is treasured not only while it's going on, but also for the memories it creates. Christopher Bouton feels that way about the Burning Man festival, which he first attended in 2014.


  3. Bare knuckle fighting to naked running: 10 of the world's most gruelling festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Bournemouth Echo

    ... and temperatures of minus 12, you'll need to pretty hardcore to tackle some of these. Although based on the Burning Man festival in Nevada, AfrikaBurn tops the list as it is even more basic and remote than Burning Man. Cash serves very little ...


  4. Woodacre photographer captures Burning Mana s a missing chapteraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Marin Independent Journal

    Woodacre resident William Binzen's “Bordello Springs Dressing, Lounge & Library at Desert Siteworks,” shot at Burning Man in 1994. Photo by William Binzen What: William Binzen's “Waking Dream: Photography from Desert Siteworks and Burning Man ” When: June 25 to Aug. 27; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday For someone who was the artistic catalyst of the event that fueled the creation of Burning Man, William Binzen doesn't sound all that nostalgic for the annual festival's early days.


  5. Tesla Wants To Sell You An Electric Car, And The Solar Panel To Run ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | ThinkProgress

    ... chief executive officer, has said that he and Musk came up with the idea for the solar company on their way to Burning Man, an annual gathering that takes place in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. About a decade after that visit to Burning Man, ...


  6. Burning Man Buys Nevada Site for Year-Round PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Breitbart.com

    The organization that puts on the annual Burning Man festival has purchased a vast stretch of land in the Nevada desert with the hopes of turning its week-long festival into a year-round destination and expanding its "cultural impact." According to the Sacramento Bee , the Burning Man Project shelled out $6.5 million earlier this month for a 3,800-acre parcel of land in the Nevada desert known as Fly Ranch.


  7. Burning Man Talks Netherlands & Where The Sheep Sleep FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 21 | Billboard

    Last week, a Dutch publication wrote a story about Where The Sheep Sleep, the inaugural event from the Burning Man Netherlands, which will happen in the country next month on a nature reserve. Though this was the first time Burning Man's new Netherlands affiliate got attention in the media, the festival had actually announced its new Dutch wing in a blog post on May 18 .


  8. The Scorpion Art Car from Burning Man is for sale on eBayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 18 | Digital Trends

    If you've recently been to Burning Man, the end-of-summer week-long music festival and temporary art community that sets up in the Nevada desert, you've most likely seen the Scorpion Art Car. Depending on the details of your encounter, you might have thought it simultaneously the most scary/crazy/bitchin' awesome man-made machine ever - that is, once your adrenaline stopped pumping.


  9. If it Ain't Broke?Ninth Circuit Announces Curious Test...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | JD Supra

    The Ninth Circuit has ruled against two artists in a long-running dispute about a hybrid school bus creation at Burning Man more than ten years ago, a "galleon" named La Contessa . In announcing a test that focuses on whether the object is "utilitarian" to warrant protection under the Visual Artists Rights Act of 1990, 17 U.S.C. 106A , the Court of Appeals has added an element that the statute does not contain.


  10. Rave on: Electric Daisy Carnival turns 20 in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Los Angeles Times

    ... events, a move specifically meant to raise revenues from large raves like EDC and other events like Burning Man. EDC sold out regardless (general admission tickets, including all taxes and fees, ran $429.99 this year), but Rotella worries that such ...


  11. Geyser changes handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 16 | NewsReview.com

    Fly Geyser, a familiar and colorful - but rarely seen - formation on the Black Rock Desert has been sold to Burning Man Project, along with the ranch that encloses it. The sale was made for $6.5 million.


  12. Why Apple's global flagship store features Burning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Albany Times Union

    ... the store the sculpture might look familiar - because Kimpton's been making large word art at the annual Burning Man festival in Black Rock, Nevada, for years. "Apple and Hyatt are having conversations with me, so these very large organizations are ...


  13. Behold The Catacomb Of Veils, A Pyramid-Like Temple Coming To Burning Man 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Sfist

    One experienced Burning Man temple construction crew, led by artist Dan Sullivan, is working on a monumental project for the playa this year called Catacomb of Veils . Currently under construction on Pier 70 - to be disassembled and then reassembled on the playa by at least 100 volunteers - the project isn't quite like a temple so much as a mountain-like outcropping that visitors will ascend the face of and descend down into.


  14. Burning Man Reportedly Expanding to EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Billboard

    The famous Burning Man Festival is heading to Amsterdam in 2017, according to the Dutch edition of Esquire . Burning Man will reportedly make its European debut next year with an event titled "Where The Sheep Sleep" that lasts from July 29 to July 31. Tickets will only be available for those who are registered in the Burning Man Netherlands Facebook group .


  15. What The Festival: a Millennial WoodstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Portland Tribune

    ... The festival team includes longtime attendees of Nevada's famous alternative art-music festival Burning Man, who saw the potential for a similar festival in the Pacific Northwest that, like Burning Man, had a large focus on art and music. 'We feel ...


  16. The Burning Man Project Buys the 3,800 Acre Fly Ranch in Nevada In Order to Expand to Year RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Laughing Squid

    On June 10, 2016, the Burning Man Project , known for their eponymous annual Labor Day event in Black Rock Desert , announced that they had purchased Fly Ranch , a property of 3,800 acres in Washoe County, Nevada just 21 miles north of the playa. The purpose of the purchase is to create a series of year-round events that expand the event beyond the playa.


  17. Burning Man Festival Purchases New Land With Potential to 'Amplify Cultural Impact'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Billboard

    According to a recent statement posted on the Burning Man Festival blog, Burning Man has acquired the Fly Ranch, a 3,800-acre property located in Washoe County, Nevada. "In 2012 we became a nonprofit with the intention of amplifying and extending Burning Man culture," the statement reads.


  18. Art Cars Blaze Up At Dogpatch RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 13 | Sfist

    Great balls of fire and other goodness graced Dogpatch's warehouse district on Saturday, when an art car rally flamed on from the afternoon into the evening with more than a dozen pyrotechnically enhanced mutant vehicles, a who's-who of Burning Man circuit DJs, and a few thousand not-yet-dust-covered Burners holding court for the Wild Kingdom Art Car and Fire Festival. SFist was on hand to get these pictures and video as the Midway SF and its surrounding streets were transformed into Fury Roads .


  19. Burning Man pays cool $6.5 million for keys to Fly RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | SFGate

    Fly Geyser Pool on Fly Ranch in Nevada. Burning Man is the new owner of Fly Ranch, not far from the site of its annual counter-culture celebration.


  20. Burning Man organizers use $6.5 million in donations to buy Nevada ranch for year-round eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | The Raw Story

    Organizers of Burning Man, an annual counter-culture festival that climaxes with the burning of a wooden effigy in the Nevada desert, has bought a ranch in the southwestern state to run year round art and self expression activities, the group said on Friday. Funded by donations from supporters, Burning Man paid $6.5 million for Fly Ranch, a 3,800-acre property about 20 miles north of Gerlach, Nevada, it said on its website.