Category Archives: Green Living

Gearing up in the New Year! … Pleasant Revolution 2011 collaborates with Wild and Scenic Film Festival

The new tour debut – info about salmon nation and some sponsor plugging. Continue reading

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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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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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The Local Crew: Building a Network of Conscious Organizers

One of my goals—as we move across these urban landscapes filled with bicycle dreams, sustainable schemes, and musical life-loving intentions—is to record little conversations and interviews with the local contributors of each bicycle music event we organize. Here in this … Continue reading

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Dante in DF

HI I have been in Mexico City for 3 months. I lost my Bike and everything in Puerto Escondido. Totally Total Total Totally every thing. I decided not to let it keep me back. So when the band left, I … Continue reading

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At the DNC

More details about the tour launch soon! Here’s our Denver gigs so far. More to come this week. We’re hooked up with the righteous heads at the Sustainable Living Roadshow. Playing with/near them today and tomorrow.  We’re playing next to … Continue reading

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Stanford Magazine Article

A great writer came down to ride with us last January. Here’s what he wrote: “Kipchoge Spencer was somewhere in Mexico, and so was I. We had that going for us. But other than knowing that Spencer and his rock … Continue reading

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The Present Revolution

I wanted to be a part of the pleasant revolution from the start. I had tried to ride the first day of the tour to Nevada city, hoping that this would satisfy my craving for adventure. I never made it. … Continue reading

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Dante’s Adventure

Life is my adventure. This is my life. When I took on this project, to build and maintain 4 bicycle generators for the pleasant revolution tour, I took it on as a way of life. To travel and live off … Continue reading

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Journal: Sayulita to Guadalajara

By David Kupfer The Pleasant Revolution is all about promotion, promotion of adventure, person to person cultural exchanges, bicycle values, freedoms found by biking, bike powered music, backwoods California rock and roll. So many kids and adults were and are … Continue reading

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