Burning Man begins permit renewal process for use of Black Rock Desert land

Burning Man Music Festival has been routinely held in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert for the past 27-years, a setting equally beloved by event organizers and attendees alike. As Burning Man looks to host its 28thedition in the desert from August 26-September 3, 2018, the geographical fate of the festival’s 2019 iteration hinges on the renewal of…

DIPLO SHARES BURNING MAN SET FROM CAMP QUESTIONMARK

Diplo has shared his Burning Man set from Camp Questionmark, recorded in the midst of the world’s most renowned desert festival. The performance took place on Thursday 31st August, four days into the sunbaked session. In a style typical of the world-famous DJ and producer, the tracklist from the show includes some massive names from the…

Some Google Employees Decided To Bring Their Own Lobster To Burning Man

Well Burning Man may have just ended, but the funny stories from the event have not. Leave it to this unique week-long festival to provide us with new groundbreaking ways to enjoy an extended time in the desert with friends. People come from all over the world to enjoy events like Burning Man – and apparently, they also bring…

Black Rock City community comes together following the passing of Burning Man attendee

Aaron Joel Mitchell, 41, of Switzerland, bypassed two security perimeters this weekend at Burning Man‘s Man Burn event, where he then sprinted into the large, ablaze wooden effigy. Fire rescue made immediate attempts to rescue the attendee, but were hindered due to impending circumstances — all attempts had to be delayed until the structure collapsed. Mitchell was airlifted to…

Watch the Burning Man 2017 live stream

For over 30 years, Burning Man has signaled itself a transformational event for its attendees—affectionately known as “burners.” For those not fortunate enough to be at the world renowned music and arts festival taking place this week, August 27 – September 4, 2017, the temporary metropolis of Black Rock City, Nevada will light up via…

Why Google Looked To Burning Man To Find A New CEO

Google already has a great reputation for being a strong team of innovators. After bringing us the world’s largest Internet search engine they have brought us even more technology to make life easier like Google Maps, Google Play for music and Pixel, the Google cellphone. They are trying to take over the world – and they…

MINING COMPANY CLAIMS 4,000 ACRES OF LAND ON BURNING MAN SITE

MINING COMPANY CLAIMS 4,000 ACRES OF LAND ON BURNING MAN SITE A Canadian-funded mining company, Nevada Energy Metals, LLC, has laid claim to 4,000 acres of land in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert, the yearly site for the 68,000-person Burning Man event. The mining claims were made after a soil sample was found to have supplies…

Burning Man Announces 2017 Art Theme “Radical Ritual”

Burning Man Announces 2017 Art Theme “Radical Ritual” Photo: Burning Man The theme for Burning Man‘s 30th annual gathering in Black Rock City, Nevada coming in 2017 has been announced: “Radical Ritual”. It invites attendees to create “interactive rites, ritual processions, elaborate images, shrines, icons, temples, and visions” and find a way to truly release themselves…

Burning Man Slapped With $2.8 Million Bill

Burning Man Slapped With $2.8 Million Bill A $2.8 million bill was recently received from the Bureau of Land Management by officials at theBurning Man offices that they weren’t too happy with. In recent years, there has been an increased presence of law enforcement, largely due in part to the BLM’s planning for drug-related “instances”….

THE WORLD’S WILDEST MUSIC FESTIVALS

THE WORLD’S WILDEST MUSIC FESTIVALS We’re all fans of festivals, but why stay at home? We compiled our Top 10 favorite global electronic music festivals and didn’t even scratch the surface! To see what we might have missed check out Fest300’s complete list of global festivals! 10. Ultra Music Festival  Location: Miami, FL, USA 9….

GRIEVING FAMILY FINDS PEACE AT BURNING MAN

GRIEVING FAMILY FINDS PEACE AT BURNING MAN Black Rock City is a very, very special place. Every August, over 70,000 people gather in the Nevada desert for Burning Man, transforming the desolate landscape into one of the world’s greatest spectacles. It’s all been happening since the 80’s, and spending time on the Playa has transformed countless lives….

UNER’s journey to Burning Man

UNER’s journey to Burning Man UNER has proven one of Spain’s finest dance music exports. Since launching his artist project, the Catalonian producer has won the attention of labels such as Solomun’s Diynamic and Luciano’s Cadenza. With ongoing support from some of the world’s biggest tech house proponents, UNER continues to turn heads with his versatile productions. Now…