Blog Archives by Year

  • A Loving Thanks


    As expected, San Francisco showed up for Love Parade in every way. The floats were beautiful and the scale was grander, the people were colorful and the weather was perfect. Somewhere around 70,000 came out and enjoyed the beats and all the day had to offer. Well done!

    The …


  • Opulent Temple & House of Lotus Recompression

    Sunday, October 9th
    Opulent Temple & House of Lotus Recompression: A Meeting of the Corners!

    You’ve heated the street at Decompression, now let’s take into the night just a block away at Sublounge, for our annual after party. 2 rooms of house, breaks, and progressive with the OT, HOL and …


  • A Letter to All Who Voted for George W. Bush from Michael Moore

    To All My Fellow Americans Who Voted for George W. Bush:
    On this, the fourth anniversary of 9/11, I’m just curious, how does it feel?

    How does it feel to know that the man you elected to lead us after we were attacked went ahead and put a guy in …


  • Please Learn More about Next Aid

    For our next special event, one of our biggest parties of the year, we are donating a portion of the proceeds to Next Aid. They are a great organization helping children in Africa who’ve been orphaned by the AIDS epidemic.

    We wanted you to know about their Mission, read below …


  • Let there be Love! – Opel Love Parade Weekend

    Saturday, September 24th

    Opel’s Love Parade After Party
    w/ Lee Coombs, Hyper & Lorin

    It’s year 2 for America’s version of Love Parade, here in our backyard just where it should be. Opel will once again be on the pulse and in the heart of it. And we’re stoked!

    After …


  • One Love, Many Beats : Opel @ Love Parade

    For the Love of the music, of the people, for peace and tolerance, and unity in diversity.
    That’s Love Parade.

    Thank God for Love!
    In a time of war, what better thing to celebrate than love? With so much strife, suffering, and acrimony in our nation and in our world, …


  • Love Benefit ~ Saturday, August 13th

    Saturday, August 13th
    Show some love for the Love!

    Opel and Qool will be doing a float together at Love Parade 2005. NICE! This is an expensive endeavor and we’re hoping for some support to make it the sickest, phattest, most bombastically beautiful float we can put together. Our float …


  • This Pretty Much Sums it Up.

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    by Jack Kornfield

    Many Buddhist practitioners have questioned what to do in these turbulent times. More than anything, I believe the world is in need of a spiritual perspective. The Dharma, the teachings of generosity, virtue, loving-kindness and wisdom are non-partisan. The benefits of dharma teachings can …