BSMC III LONDON 2014 & 2015

BSMC III LONDON 2014 & 2015

Last May the Bike Shed went balls-out with our third exhibition, celebrating the new-wave cafe racer custom scene, featuring over 120 brats, scramblers, trackers, bobbers, cafe racers, and a whole bunch of category-defying custom bikes. The central […]

BSMC Custom Classifieds

BSMC Custom Classifieds

Buying or selling a custom motorcycle is a pain in the arse. If you’re a seller, where do you go to sell your Shed-built or Pro-built pride & joy to a buyer that understands the value of […]

Motorcycle Video Library

Motorcycle Video Library

We’re always being sent great vids to show on Facebook, but there’s no single place where you can find all these great motorcycle films in one space, until now. Check out what’s new. Video submissions & suggestions […]

86 Motorcycles RD350

86 Motorcycles RD350

A 70’s Chilean postman, maybe it is not the career that instantly springs to mind when deliberating fantasy job options, but perhaps it may be worth consideration as an outside contender. The glorious local scenery bathed in South American sunshine would […]

Sebastian’s Z440

Sebastian’s Z440

Sometimes timing is everything, in fact almost always. Nguyễn Việt Thắng – aka Sebastian Nguyen from Vietnam was grading his photos of his first custom build when he stumbled upon The Bike Shed. His click of Facebook’s infamous like button […]

RBC Z650 Heritage

RBC Z650 Heritage

Anyone who’s heard of Seth Godin will have undoubtedly read or listened to his book, Tribes. Perhaps slightly tangential an into to a Brat Kawasaki from Croatia but if you’re reading this rather than simply clicking through […]

Rasio D’Karmah

Rasio D’Karmah

Some bikes look absolutely stunning on a computer screen in all their pixelated glory, smothered behind a sepia filter like a sultry pin-up. But there’s always that nagging question; will the machine live up to the dreamy […]

Perfect Ride BIG DrakeR

Perfect Ride BIG DrakeR

Our Polish readership are likely very familiar with Motocykl magazine, the countries leading bike related publication. Motocykl reviews all of the latest machinery whilst keeping its audience abreast of current racing news and other bike related shenanigans. What […]

BSMC Gear Guide #44

BSMC Gear Guide #44

Finally we managed to find something from Malle we thought didn’t exist – cool panniers. Not content with that we’ve bought you a classic collaboration between two great British brands Norton and Clarks, some turquoise gorgeousness from […]

Black Cloud XJ650

Black Cloud XJ650

We keep banging the Shed drum about folk who head off into an outbuilding, with a bag full of tools and a mind packed with ideas, because without these people the new-wave custom scene wouldn’t exist. The enthusiasm and […]

Kruz Co Laverda SF 750 Scout

Kruz Co Laverda SF 750 Scout

Sacrilege is a strong word. Taken literally, “the violation or misuse of what is regarded as sacred”, it may well represent what some see before themselves on this very page. But before our beloved readers drop a deuce […]

Dime City’s Ace Cafe Racer

Dime City’s Ace Cafe Racer

Do something you love and you’ll never work another day in your life, ever heard that one? Jason Paul Michaels and Herm Narciso of Dime City Cycles sure have, either that or they are incredibly good actors. We met up […]

Moto Studio DB900

Moto Studio DB900

Before we indulge in the details of the distractingly beautiful and purposeful black Ducati that originally lured you to read these words it is right and proper that we extend the gentlemen behind the bike a hearty […]

Steel Bent Triumph Adventurer

Steel Bent Triumph Adventurer

Well blow me down with a feather if it isn’t another T300 Triumph. After preaching the potential of the heavyweight Hinckley but not a week ago with Macco Motor’s Hustler, a bit of sibling rivalry has suddenly […]

Chappell Customs Copper CB350

Chappell Customs Copper CB350

The unfinished project, barely begun, piled in pieces in the corner gently weeping to itself bemoaning its lot in life. The familiar story of an unloved bike with an unhappy ending. But for this little CB350 the […]