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by mo_corleone
Mon Sep 12, 2011 1:57 pm
Forum: Bikes & Transportation
Topic: anyone know of a good car wash place in the east bay or SF?
Replies: 4
Views: 1464

Re: anyone know of a good car wash place in the east bay or

this place did a fantastic job on my rental car this year: http://www.divisaderotouchless.com/ it's in sf but not too far away from the octavia exit so it should still be reasonably accessible from the east bay. their $50 burning man special included interior cleaning, exterior cleaning, tires, ever...
by mo_corleone
Mon Aug 15, 2011 5:17 pm
Forum: 2011 Art & Performance
Topic: I Would love to dj at this year's Burning man
Replies: 5
Views: 735

Re: I Would love to dj at this year's Burning man

this is the event for you - come try your luck on thursday afternoon for a chance to play the esplanade on burn night!

"So You Wanna Be A DJ" Shock Collar Gong Show
http://playaevents.burningman.com/2011/playa_event/5011
by mo_corleone
Thu Oct 25, 2007 12:33 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: halloween in SF?
Replies: 11
Views: 2477

^ yay!

as for the help, you can jump in anywhere you like at any time. it's a party! just come to have fun and everything else should work itself out.

see you this weekend :)
by mo_corleone
Fri Oct 19, 2007 9:49 am
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: halloween in SF?
Replies: 11
Views: 2477

here are the flyers: http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y21/moey916/halloween07-flyer-front.jpg http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y21/moey916/halloween07-flyer-back.jpg and sure, we could always use some help! door, bar, whatever you like... come find me and i'll be happy to put you to work ;) :lol: se...
by mo_corleone
Tue Oct 16, 2007 3:40 pm
Forum: 2007 Art & Performance
Topic: Root Society vs. Opulent Temple
Replies: 67
Views: 31913

Re: just thought id say hi

im the guy that has been bringing the root society effort/momentum to the playa over the last 5 years. i dont know anyone-theres no politics. just a guy who started as a club dj in 1979 and never stopped...along the way i was blessed with the founding of monster.com and the rest is obviously open f...
by mo_corleone
Thu Oct 11, 2007 4:46 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: halloween in SF?
Replies: 11
Views: 2477

spidermonkey - you were at the Want It party last weekend, right? there's going to be a halloween gathering at that same space on the 27th. it's not going to be quite as organized, but if you liked the crowd/vibe, the venue, the music, etc. then you might want to swing by... if a flyer design gets w...
by mo_corleone
Tue Oct 09, 2007 3:53 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: WANT IT decom weekend bash! 10.06.07 - San Francisco
Replies: 9
Views: 2567

^ you're very welcome! :) by the way, the photos from the booth are already up... sweet! i hope plenty of you were able to goof off in front of the camera - there are over 350 shots of party people getting crazy, so definitely check it out. thanks again to everyone who showed up and rocked out with ...
by mo_corleone
Thu Sep 20, 2007 11:35 am
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: WANT IT decom weekend bash! 10.06.07 - San Francisco
Replies: 9
Views: 2567

here's the full story for anyone who wanted more details. in addition to these performers, we'll also be featuring visuals by NIMH and paintings by local artists. if you have any questions, feel free to send me a PM... otherwise, we'll see you at the party! dress in your hazardous best! http://i2.ph...
by mo_corleone
Mon Sep 17, 2007 1:13 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: WANT IT decom weekend bash! 10.06.07 - San Francisco
Replies: 9
Views: 2567

teaser flyers are out!

Image

watch this space for more information as it comes...
by mo_corleone
Tue Sep 11, 2007 3:35 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: WANT IT decom weekend bash! 10.06.07 - San Francisco
Replies: 9
Views: 2567

WANT IT decom weekend bash! 10.06.07 - San Francisco

a lucky few hundred of you might remember a sweet free underground event called 'The Last Temptation of Want It' from 2006. we're doing it again this year, so save the date! our party is always on the saturday night before the official burning man decompression party on sunday, so plan to rock out w...
by mo_corleone
Fri Aug 17, 2007 3:27 pm
Forum: 2007 Theme Camps
Topic: Public question for BORG on Placement/Sound Policy
Replies: 61
Views: 24640

RETROWNED!

this is my new favorite thread.
by mo_corleone
Tue Aug 07, 2007 11:03 am
Forum: 2007 Art & Performance
Topic: Where is the Psy Trance?
Replies: 19
Views: 4256

check out Want It (unmapped, up 9:30) if you're into progressive psytrance. in fact, if you're a DJ who plays prog psy, send me a message and we'll see if we can get you some time on the decks. proggy stuff only (antix, flowjob, freq, vibrasphere, etc.) please - none of the super hard bangin' stuff....
by mo_corleone
Thu Aug 02, 2007 5:18 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: Famous bands that have played at BM?
Replies: 71
Views: 17789

Famous DJs or other performers don't advertise themselves at BM this is completely untrue, but i sure do wish you were correct. the last thing i want to see on the playa is a posted "lineup" at some camp, or worse yet, flyer promotion for the big name DJs. it certainly is difficult to adh...
by mo_corleone
Wed Aug 01, 2007 2:36 pm
Forum: 2007 Art & Performance
Topic: Keeping Vinyl Safe
Replies: 6
Views: 1814

the first order of business is to ignore the naysayers who insist you should switch to CD mixing. i've been bringing vinyl out to the playa for several years now and i've never damaged even one record. you just have to pay *really* close attention to your wax. this bit from the thread linked earlier...
by mo_corleone
Tue Jul 31, 2007 3:28 pm
Forum: 2007 Art & Performance
Topic: Stages/Camps playing Minimal, Techno, and Deep Electro?
Replies: 8
Views: 3869

Re: Stages/Camps playing Minimal, Techno, and Deep Electro?

For me burningman is anything my heart desires. nice :) and if your eplaya handle is a reference to amorphous androgynous, we're going to get along even better. and oliver, you won't have any trouble finding that kind of music out on the playa. Want It will definitely be featuring all of the above,...
by mo_corleone
Wed Sep 27, 2006 4:11 pm
Forum: 2006 Theme Camps
Topic: Sound Issues with Outpost 23 AKA the Afterparty
Replies: 175
Views: 53580

this whole issue is such a dead, decomposing horse but i guess everyone needs to get their complaints out somehow. the only difference is that this year the thread has a new title (see "300 watts bullshit" from last year for details). there are no easy solutions to this problem. in 2005, w...
by mo_corleone
Wed Sep 27, 2006 2:58 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: Looking for decompression parties and local burns in SF area
Replies: 1
Views: 768

our camp (Want It) throws a party every year on the saturday before decompression. details are posted here if you want to check it out: http://eplaya.burningman.org/viewtopic.php?t=15306 last year, our party was ridiculous and then i had the best time ever at the offical decom event. this year is sh...
by mo_corleone
Wed Sep 27, 2006 2:55 pm
Forum: Off-Playa Meetups
Topic: The Last Temptation of Want It - 10.07.06 – San Francisco
Replies: 2
Views: 992

The Last Temptation of Want It - 10.07.06 – San Francisco

WANT IT cordially invites yo’ ass to a decompression weekend party for the record books. Check it: Room 1: Hosted by Want It Julio Midnite (Want It) Dirt (Cymbalic, Omniscient Records) mo corleone (Want It, Ambient Mafia) dj chai (Want It) dj.malloc() (Want It) Gowenauf (Want It) Forest Green (Daly ...
by mo_corleone
Thu Aug 24, 2006 9:45 am
Forum: 2006 Art & Performance
Topic: Live! at Burning Man 2006!
Replies: 40
Views: 17080

i've seen several live bands at burning man and it's always an awesome thing to stumble upon. i can't say i get quite as excited about the scheduled, announced performances that people adjust their itineraries around but that's just a personal preference and applies to any performance. it's not a "l...
by mo_corleone
Wed Aug 23, 2006 9:23 am
Forum: 2006 Art & Performance
Topic: drummer looking to jam with a dj this year
Replies: 32
Views: 9781

hey all, i just wanted to revisit this for the drummers in the thread. swing by Want It (9:30/Chance area) anytime during the week if you want to drum along with our DJs. we are planning to have a separate stage set up with another full drumset, guitar, and bass as well, so bring all your instrument...
by mo_corleone
Thu Jul 13, 2006 4:29 pm
Forum: 2006 Art & Performance
Topic: Call for Djs - Music - Preformers - Etc..
Replies: 3
Views: 1886

what do you think about a chill/midtempo breaks live PA? there is a really talented guy in my camp that would be perfect for this if you have the resources and space to house a live PA act.
by mo_corleone
Wed May 31, 2006 11:29 am
Forum: 2006 Theme Camps
Topic: DnB camp for 2006???
Replies: 64
Views: 22109

i checked out the carousel website... very nice. there looks to be a good group shaping up here so far - i recognize mic rage and sandwichman both from our DJ roster at Want It last year. any idea which side you hope to be camped on? did carousel go through the official registration process or is th...
by mo_corleone
Mon May 15, 2006 2:10 pm
Forum: 2006 Art & Performance
Topic: drummer looking to jam with a dj this year
Replies: 32
Views: 9781

i'm always interested in adding live instrumentation to my sets. hollis: let me find out where i'm spinning this year and i'll send you a PM with the details when the time comes. i'm probably going to be playing a lot more dnb (as opposed to house and breaks) this year on the playa than in years pas...
by mo_corleone
Wed Sep 28, 2005 7:14 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: The Man Burns Tonight-Join the burner book club- Thoughts?
Replies: 58
Views: 21923

i enjoyed the book. my gf and i actually took turns reading it aloud to eachother as we drove home from the playa this year. there are enough familiar bits in there to keep just about any burner entertained. i'm also considering loaning it to friends of mine that are thinking about attending in the ...
by mo_corleone
Sat Sep 17, 2005 4:59 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: 300 watts bullshit
Replies: 154
Views: 45907

This is simply not true. Go through the registration process. The placers do very well. Not perfect, but very well. please go re-read my original post in this thread. we did exactly that - for the first year ever - and found that the reaction to our sound setup was even less favorable than in the y...
by mo_corleone
Sat Sep 17, 2005 1:22 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: Riase your hand if you did NOT pee on the playa this year
Replies: 69
Views: 20344

robbidobbs, i was a witness to one of your (many i'm sure) portapotty performances. i must say, i applaud your committment. commandeering shit receptacles has got to be one of the most thankless volunteer jobs on the playa. bravo!
by mo_corleone
Sat Sep 17, 2005 1:19 am
Forum: 2005 Theme Camps
Topic: Fight Club Camp?
Replies: 14
Views: 9142

You may be thinking of the Pillow Fight Club. It was a big, elevated trampoline surrounded by a mesh enclosure and filled with dozens of white pillows. The fights were extremely vigorous, leaving the combatants exhausted and exhilarated. Great concept and wonderful execution! waaaaaait a minute. wa...
by mo_corleone
Fri Sep 16, 2005 11:44 am
Forum: Stories
Topic: 300 watts bullshit
Replies: 154
Views: 45907

Next year I may make a mobile art project designed to fling 5 to 10 gallons of water 100 or so yards and hire myself out to bombard the electronics of camps that insist on pumping out the sound at all hours. Hey, it's the burn, read your ticket, I'm free to do that if I want to, right? it's amusing...
by mo_corleone
Thu Sep 15, 2005 4:41 pm
Forum: 2005 Theme Camps
Topic: Superstar DJ's
Replies: 54
Views: 32433

Re: musical tastes vary

I talked to Tiesto before my set at Opulent and he is a really down to earth guy. he didn't want anyone to even know he was there and wasn't really even sure if he was going to play. i'm having some difficulty trying to reconcile this statement with the fact that i walked by opulent temple and saw ...
by mo_corleone
Thu Sep 15, 2005 1:40 pm
Forum: Stories
Topic: 300 watts bullshit
Replies: 154
Views: 45907

While it appears the "rules" were not really enforced, they are pretty clear regarding how much power you can run if you are not in a designated loud area. I assume you were running much more than 300 watts and were not in such an area? i'd like to address this "designated loud area" bit as well. t...

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