Namibia: The Lives of a London Busker and a Windhoek Kapana Vendor

Namibia: The Lives of a London Busker and a Windhoek Kapana Vendor

Whether you are a busker playing at a London tube station for small change or a kapana vendor at Windhoek’s noisy Chinatown, the public views you as “homeless”. This is the story of Steve Emson and Johnny Malumbu. Emson is a busker, who plays an acoustic guitar at the […]
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Should Boston’s buskers be required to get permits? Josh…

Should Boston’s buskers be required to get permits?

Josh Reynolds for The Boston Globe Entertainers who pluck guitars, dance, or juggle long knives may one day need to dip into their tip buckets to pay for a permit before performing outdoors in Boston.

Santa Cruz Busker Fest earns curious crowds in kickoff Heather…

Santa Cruz Busker Fest earns curious crowds in kickoff

Heather Pixie, Elisa Rose, Alyra Rose and Aly Cat are the Sirens of Soul performing on Pacific Avenue in downtown Santa Cruz on Saturday as part of the Santa Cruz Busker Fest, proposed for the first Satuday of each month.

‘Silver Steve’ and south-east Queensland’s expanding…

‘Silver Steve’ and south-east Queensland’s expanding busking scene

“Silver Steve” Hollis gives the busking profession the thumbs up. Photo: Chris Hyde It may not be the most active job going around, but life for a human statue is much more animated than many would think.