Episode 13: Twenty-Twenty-Onea Incognita According To Us

DOUBLE HEADER! We’re releasing Episodes 12 and 13 back-to-back since…well…it’s been a while! Feel free to binge both, or ignore both, or pace it out…uh…one by one. This episode should give a feel for what 2021 could do for the Burning Man Community should Black Rock City get canceled again this year, or what it… Continue reading Episode 13: Twenty-Twenty-Onea Incognita According To Us

Episode 12: On The Otherside Of The Multiverse According To Us

DOUBLE HEADER! We’re releasing Episodes 12 and 13 back-to-back since…well…it’s been a while! Feel free to binge both, or ignore both, or pace it out…uh…one by one. This episode should give a feel for what 2021 could be if we go back to a virtual Burn, based on our experiences in 2020. Maybe this episode… Continue reading Episode 12: On The Otherside Of The Multiverse According To Us

Episode 10: A 2019 Burn Art Walk According to Us

Two humans reunite back in the same desert a year later. They’ve been creating a podcast cross-coast. But now they’re back in Black Rock City and take an impromptu Art Walk together, documenting just a fractional iota of the art on playa, for our 3rd experimental episode (see Episode 7 and Episode 9 for our… Continue reading Episode 10: A 2019 Burn Art Walk According to Us

Episode 9: Tickets Glorious Tickets According to Us

Experimental Episode #2 (see “Ep 7: The Principle of Immediacy According to Us” for our first experimental auditory adventure)! Stever records his OMG Sale ticket purchase process and the considerations to make therein. He also discusses how his local regional Burn, Firefly, handles ticketing. Evan wasn’t present during this recording, so he records his reaction… Continue reading Episode 9: Tickets Glorious Tickets According to Us

Episode 8: Preparing for the Burn According to Us

We take a departure from all the philosophical principles talk to get down to practical business (though we guess this falls under Radical Self-Reliance…the principles! they cannot be escaped!). Tune in as we talk about transportation and packing considerations. Rental Car vs Burner Express bus? Pickup rental vs Minivan vs Moving truck? What about how… Continue reading Episode 8: Preparing for the Burn According to Us

Episode 7: The Principle of Immediacy According to Us

Stever was once told, “the burn you’re going to have, is the burn you’re going to have.” We try to interpret this burner koan which speaks to the idea of being present and taking in whatever experience you find yourself in. Evan and Stever discuss some of the philosophical implications of this principle by applying… Continue reading Episode 7: The Principle of Immediacy According to Us

Episode 5: The Principle of Radical Inclusion According to Us and Random

Radical inclusion Evan and Stever? Instead of you two blabbering on and on, why not include someone else in your podcast finally! Answering the call, we bring on “Random” or Maher who’s a long-time burner and part of key volunteer leadership with Census Camp. Tune in to hear us discuss this principle, within the context… Continue reading Episode 5: The Principle of Radical Inclusion According to Us and Random

Episode 4: The Principle of Radical Self-Expression According to Us

Science seems to suggest the Self is an illusion, but that doesn’t stop us from feeling like we need to express that Self! Especially when it comes to the authentic self-expression that happens at Burning Man and that is extolled throughout the Burning Man Project culture and community. No one principle reigns above the others… Continue reading Episode 4: The Principle of Radical Self-Expression According to Us

Episode 3: The Principle of Decommodification According to Us

Commodification – the act of making something packaged, sellable, and exchangeable. In our global economic system there’s a lot of this. Like a lot a lot. Like the growth of the global economy seemingly depends on this. Like even the listen data on this podcast are probably getting commodified right now by whatever app you’re… Continue reading Episode 3: The Principle of Decommodification According to Us

Episode 2: Definitions According to Us

In a desert, it helps to orient yourself so you can get a sense of what’s what, and where’s where: North, South, East, West – Sun, Shade, Water, Places to go to the bathroom. Here we orient our podcasting journey by laying out some definitions of words you may have heard being used to describe… Continue reading Episode 2: Definitions According to Us