The Electric Karaoke Bar

magooligans
Posts: 3
Joined: Wed Sep 15, 2010 10:59 am
Location: Reno, NV

The Electric Karaoke Bar

Postby magooligans » Wed Sep 15, 2010 11:28 am

This post is intended to gauge interest for a new camp called 'The Electric Karaoke Bar'. I intend to invest several thousand dollars this year into one or more Zeusaphones, faraday suits, generators, and other necessary equipment. I already own a computer with several thousand karaoke midi files as well as a touchscreen monitor for displaying them. The idea is to hook up the Zeusaphone to the karaoke system so that when a karaoke singer sings, their voice is modulated through the Zeusaphone and represented via 8 foot arcs of electricity. The band 'Ark Attack' uses these solid state zeusaphones in their performances, so you can get an idea of what I'm talking about by you tubing them.

The only real reason I have for dumping thousands of dollars into a project like this is burning man. I live in Reno Nevada and have gone to enough burns to know that I want to do something big for the population of Black Rock next year and for years to come. If there is enough interest in a karaoke theme camp centered around a zeusaphone, then I will most likely start the process of gathering the equipment and people, registering the camp, and planning out the general awesomeness that will be had at the 'Electric Karaoke Bar' in 2011.

The Chinese
Posts: 164
Joined: Tue Jun 05, 2007 7:16 am
Location: L.A.

Postby The Chinese » Wed Sep 15, 2010 11:39 am

We always get fun response when we host Dr Peffer's Karaoke. Loads of fun...With that extra spark, I think it would be a hit!
The Biggest Distraction... Funk On the Playa, Live uncut Funk, TheBomb, Comin at you from the Transmorphogon, 500 Kilowatts of Pure Funk Power. You Will be groovin'. So when yer sick of the Boomp Boomp of the Burn, come down to the T-Dome and Learn....

prophet
Posts: 25
Joined: Mon Sep 08, 2003 2:01 pm
Burning Since: 2016
Location: SW Oregon

Postby prophet » Sat Sep 18, 2010 1:23 am

This sounds like it has potential for serious fun!
self-fulfilling prophet

User avatar
Miles
Posts: 148
Joined: Fri Aug 15, 2008 2:36 pm

Postby Miles » Wed Sep 29, 2010 11:52 am

that sounds amazing!

i want to try.
I like bikes and stuff

User avatar
Ugly Dougly
Posts: 16631
Joined: Wed Sep 10, 2003 9:31 am
Burning Since: 1996
Location: San Jose, CA
Contact:

Postby Ugly Dougly » Wed Sep 29, 2010 1:02 pm

What could go wrong?

Telurides
Posts: 6
Joined: Tue Jul 27, 2010 6:26 pm

Postby Telurides » Thu Oct 07, 2010 1:43 pm

I'm definitely interested.

acestarhunter
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue Oct 12, 2010 11:55 am

Re: The Electric Karaoke Bar

Postby acestarhunter » Tue Oct 12, 2010 12:00 pm

You had me at 'Karaoke' and I fell in love with 'Zeusaphone'.

Oh, please please please do this, and involve me some how.

User avatar
sputnik
Posts: 7835
Joined: Wed Sep 08, 2004 6:17 am
Burning Since: 2004
Camp Name: Ubercarney
Location: Detroit

Postby sputnik » Tue Oct 12, 2010 12:26 pm

Ugly Dougly wrote:What could go wrong?


Watch this!
It's going to be alright.

User avatar
unjonharley
Posts: 10148
Joined: Tue Sep 09, 2003 11:05 am
Burning Since: 2001
Camp Name: Elliot's naked bycycel repair
Location: Salem Or.
Contact:

Postby unjonharley » Tue Oct 12, 2010 2:56 pm

Could we get Ugly D for the first song :?: .. Singing from his far end :arrow:

User avatar
sama_83
Posts: 4
Joined: Sun Jan 02, 2011 12:39 am
Location: Los Angeles

Postby sama_83 » Sun Jan 02, 2011 12:44 am

This idea sounds awesome! PLEASE do it! I'm pretty sure it would be a hit!

BlazedVelvet
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Jan 13, 2011 2:00 pm

heck yeah!!!

Postby BlazedVelvet » Thu Jan 13, 2011 2:06 pm

Im there!

User avatar
lazerfox
Posts: 891
Joined: Wed Dec 01, 2010 6:17 pm
Location: Orlando, FL

Postby lazerfox » Thu Jan 13, 2011 4:23 pm

LOVE LOVE LOVE :!:
and then love some more!!

User avatar
theCryptofishist
Posts: 40303
Joined: Mon Feb 23, 2004 9:28 am
Burning Since: 2017
Location: In Exile

Postby theCryptofishist » Thu Jan 13, 2011 4:26 pm

You know if you bring this, the Hand-Cranked Kareoke Camp will declare war.

We will win, too.
The Lady with a Lamprey

"The powerful are exploiting people, art and ideas, and this leads to us plebes debating how to best ration ice.
Man, no wonder they always win....." Lonesomebri

User avatar
Ugly Dougly
Posts: 16631
Joined: Wed Sep 10, 2003 9:31 am
Burning Since: 1996
Location: San Jose, CA
Contact:

Postby Ugly Dougly » Thu Jan 13, 2011 4:27 pm

unjonharley wrote:Could we get Ugly D for the first song :?: .. Singing from his far end :arrow:


I can play a tuba in a most interesting way.

But wash the mouthpiece after.

Karaoke is a great idea.

User avatar
Elorrum
Posts: 5331
Joined: Sat Mar 15, 2008 9:09 pm
Burning Since: 2007
Camp Name: Baby fell in the Bucket
Location: Reno

Postby Elorrum » Thu Jan 13, 2011 4:34 pm

Hey, Rock! Watch me pull a rabbit out of my hat!"

"ah, that trick never works."

"This time for sure!"

Go for it!

User avatar
SecretOperativeBear
Posts: 84
Joined: Thu May 04, 2006 2:42 am
Burning Since: 2004
Camp Name: BRC Recycle Camp
Location: Los Angeles, Ca

Electric Karaoke

Postby SecretOperativeBear » Fri Apr 29, 2011 4:28 pm

Karaoke is a WIN WIN situation. Hope you make it out.
If you need any av / technical advise, help or troubleshooting....Just ask.

Namaste'
Bear

beachlife
Posts: 28
Joined: Wed Aug 10, 2011 12:17 am

Re: The Electric Karaoke Bar

Postby beachlife » Sun Sep 11, 2011 5:00 pm

Did this project make it to BRC? Would have loved to sing.

Did come upon a karaoke art electric bicycle that is up there on my personal burn highlights


Return to “2011 Theme Camps”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests