Monthly Archives: August 2010

Pleasant Revolution Index July 26–Aug 24

(30 days) Route: Munich to Wasserburg to Passau (along Inn River) to Linz, Austria (along Danube) to Vienna to Budapest (along Danube) to Lake Balaton, Hungary to Ljubljana, Slovenia Miles traveled: 860 mi (1380 km) Traveling days: 17 Average daily … Continue reading

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Tall bikin’ again

If the point of the Pleasant Revolution is to spread joy through music and bicycles, then surely no vehicle accomplishes the job quite like a tall bike with tunes on it. Tall bikes break down the cynical fences and defenses … Continue reading

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Sziget Festival, New Media, and Tour Dates!

We find ourselves at a poetic convergence of time and place: exactly half way through our European journey and at the Eastern most point of our travels; Budapest, Hungary. We have loved following our trusted guide, the Donau river, over … Continue reading

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Article and radio interview in (NPR of austria!)

Check out this article and radio interview on Ö1/ORF, the NPR of Austria. Bicycle Music Festival The Pleasant Revolution Tour Wenn eine Band fünf Monate lang mit dem Tourbus durch ganz Europa fährt und jeden Abend ein Konzert spielt mit … Continue reading

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Velosophie article about the Vienna Bicycle Music Festival Pleasant Revolution hat Wien gerockt – per Bike posted by Alec Das Bicycle Music Festival war mit seiner Pleasant Revolution Tour in Wien und brachte Energie in die Stadt: Human powered per fahrradbetriebener Soundanlage, fantasiegespeist durch Begeisterung und Kreativität … Continue reading

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Vienna Bicycle Music Festival 7-8.August

Bicylce Music Festival ist mit seiner Pleasant Revolution Tour endlich in Austria angekommen! In collaboration with Critical Mass Austria and some of Vienna’s most inspired and inspiring bicycle advocates, we bring you… Vienna Bicycle Music Festival August 7th-8th. Sunday 8.August … Continue reading

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Golden Ticket from the Embassy

When planning this tour, we thought it’d be a good idea to contact US embassies to see if they’d support bicycle music festivals. We’ve always been proud to represent an alternative idea of what America is about, and hoped some … Continue reading

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Mini-Bicycle Music Festival in Passau, Germany

Make sure not to “pass” on Passau.. CelloJoe and Kelly got to Passau a couple days before the rest of the group as they traveled along the Inn river bicycle path. Kelly had dislocated her shoulder while stretching with Joey, … Continue reading

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CelloJoe and FluLou opening for La Brass Banda in Passau, Germany 30 July 2010

Joey Chang aka CelloJoe and Louis Gaspar Alexander aka Flu Lou had a serendipitous opportunity to open for La Brass Banda ( in Passau, Germany, right on the border of Austria. They are a super awesome brass band from Bavaria. … Continue reading

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