San Francisco Buskers Play for Pocket Change

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Busking—or performing for spare change—is a tradition that dates back to the Roman empire. Today, the Bay Area is bustling with buskers who sport a variety of acts. The Beats and Measures crew will follow some of the Bay Area's most prolific buskers as they traipse the streets and subways in search of the ideal audience: one that pays.

Period18 Apr 2019

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  • TitleSan Francisco Buskers Play for Pocket Change
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletBeats and Measures
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size47 minutes; 33 seconds
    CountryUnited States
    Date18/04/19
    DescriptionBusking—or performing for spare change—is a tradition that dates back to the Roman empire. Today, the Bay Area is bustling with buskers who sport a variety of acts. The Beats and Measures crew will follow some of the Bay Area's most prolific buskers as they traipse the streets and subways in search of the ideal audience: one that pays.
    Producer/AuthorBrian Howey
    URLhttps://www.beatsandmeasures.com/single-post/Coming-Soon-Bay-Area-buskers-play-for-handouts-continue-ancient-tradition
    PersonsPaul Watt