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‘Game of Thrones’ Has Nothing on this Fire-Breathing Dragon Burning Man Bus

We talked to the creators behind the metallic mutant vehicle.
Max Mertens
4.17.17
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Burning Man Regular DJ Three Has Some Thoughts on the Rise of Playa Tech

The Robot Heart regular focuses on his Florida roots.
Joshua Glazer
1.23.17
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How to Explain Your Thotty Raver Lifestyle to Your Family

What to say when your grandma turns to you and asks, "What's a 'Berghain'?"
Austin Gebbia (AKA Dear Morni)
11.23.16
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Meet the Renegade DJ Crew Who Helped Bring Rave Culture to the West Coast

From Burning Man’s first sound camp to LSD-fueled God delusions, Wicked looks back on their 25 years of hard partying.
David Garber
10.18.16
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A History of the Laser in Dance Music

From disco parties in the 70s to Daft Punk's carnival-of-lights show at Coachella 2006, here's how lasers became a big part of what defines a rave.
Michaelangelo Matos
10.7.16
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Can Doing Yoga at Music Festivals Change How We Think About Partying?

From hippie havens like Burning Man to deep-house pumping nightclubs in Brooklyn, downward dogs have opened up a whole new era of the dancefloor.
David Garber
9.29.16
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The Five Kinds of Electronic Music Dudes You'll Meet on the New Spotify-Enhanced Tinder

The S&M Design Freak, The Coldplay (Tech House Remix) Fitness Warrior, and more.
Ezra Marcus
9.21.16
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These Photos Prove Burning Man Is a Paradise for Pyromaniacs

Jacob Avanzato's photos capture the scorching energy of a place that comes to life for one week, and then burns to the ground.
David Garber
9.8.16
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Burning Man's Missed Connections Are a Hellscape of Snail People, Pineapple Throwers, and Sex Machines

From sex toy-slinging gynecologists to a fateful dance beside the toilet—these desert dwellers won't give up their search for love in the real world.
David Garber
9.7.16
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This Hilarious Video Shows How Hard It Is to Explain What Happens at Burning Man

The question "How Was Burning Man" is one with more layers than you can possible imagine.
David Garber
9.7.16
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Vandals Destroyed a Luxury Camp at Burning Man

The controversial White Ocean theme camp was flooded, had their RV doors glued shut, and reportedly lost a lot of food in the raid.
Philipp Kutter
9.6.16
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Someone Is Raising Money to Let 40 Horses Loose at Burning Man

For this "living, breathing, art exhibit​," they'll be wearing GoPros.
Alexander Iadarola
8.30.16