Tag Archive | busking

Live Music Near Waterloo Bridge

Live Clarinet Player and People Dancing at Waterloo Bridge   One of the reasons why I’m going to miss London is because of experiences like this! My friend and I walk out of the Wahaca Restaurant at Waterloo Bridge! We just finished our dinner and had the opportunity to enjoy a live clarinet player as […]

The Passerby Perspective

What do people think about Busking? As the Summer Olympics 2012 approach fast, the streets of London will be filled with people from all over the world. They will have the chance to be exposed to world of busking as they ride the tubes from location to location around London. But before they arrive, it’s […]

A Thing About Busking

What’s Happening to Busking? While many are either watching Euro 2012 matches between European countries or following the status of Greece and their position in the EU, changesSince the beginning of the underground transportation system, busking has given the people of London a chance to hear music of all sorts. However, a few years ago, busking has become […]

Just Like the Movie

Remember the movie August Rush? Have you ever seen the movie August Rush? It’s a story of a young musical prodigy with a unique way of portraying his music. One of the scenes in the movie shows the main character, August, playing the guitar in a slapping manner. It’s not the typical way of playing the guitar but it […]

To Busk or Not to Busk?

Have you ever heard the term “busking”? In this busy world of Euro 2012, we don’t always understand what’s going on. But, if you’ve ever taken the tube anywhere in London, you’ve probably experienced someone busking as you made your way to your platform to catch your train. Busking, according to Wikipedia: “is the practice […]

Stop and Hear the Roses

Please Don’t be another Passer-byer It really amazes me how people continue on with their own busy schedules that they forget to “Stop and smell the roses” sometimes. I understand that life is hard and that we all have lives to live but sometimes being able to be wary of your surroundings and all that […]