You Write Too Long -- This Week's Cover Story Bite-Sized



This week, "Burning Up & Out": DJ Lorin, aka Bassnectar, aka Lorin Ashton, and his breakbeats are so popular that the Berkeley DJ - already a legend at Burning Man and capable of selling out casino showrooms in Reno - is considering moving his act into the hip-hop realm. Good luck, white hippie kid. But the big question is: Just how big can a DJ actually get? Writer Darren Keast investigates.