Sideburn #12 Launch Party

Sideburn 12 THUMB

Who’d’ve thought  the launch of Sideburn Magazine’s twelfth issue would’ve caused such a ruckus in the heart of London’s hipster-filled Shoreditch… »

Nick’s 81 xs400 Cafe

Nicks 82 XS400 1

Fat Firestone rubber, black-wrapped headers with scant regard for silencing, scooped cafe seat, wrist-smashing clipons – What more do you need… »

Spirit’s W800 at the NEC


We were all well chuffed when Kawasaki UK saw fit to take on board the growing UK cafe/custom scene to the… »

Sam Christmas

Davida THUMB 2

You’ll already have seen Sam Christmas’s photos, whether it’s this snap for a Davida ad, or cool reportage of the Kingdom… »

Galaxy Custom Z1000 Cafe

Galaxy Z1000 Cafe THUMB

When it comes to in-yer-face muscle, the Z1000 set the benchmark at the end of the 70s with their slab-tanked Z1R… »

Kevils Rooster

Rooster LS Rear A2 THUMB 700

This dark and majestic Beemer is the latest, and most different, bike to come out of Kevils‘ Devon workshop. With a… »

CRD #19 XR600

xr_600_crd_11 NEW THUMB

Seems like Cafe Racer Dreams can do no wrong. Every bike they build is anticipated well in advance by aficionados and… »

Dutch’s R100 Update

BMW White Fairing THUMB

In place of the trusty Zed stands a mighty R100 parked outside the window, and this one seems to have been… »

Kevils Sarge

Sarge LS THUMB 700x425

Sarge is the latest BMW scrambler/cafe hybrid to emerge from the workshops of Kev Hill down the deepest Devon, and it’s… »

Steve’s Modest CB350

Steve A's 71 CB 750  THUMB

Sometimes, it’s the simple honest bikes that catch our eye. Built by people who just wanna ride while expressing as much… »

Backstreet Racer’s 550 Four

Backstreet Racer 550Four BLUE THUMB

Chopper Dave from Backstreet Racers in New Mexico clearly has a few more spanners up his sleeve than just imperial chopper-shaped… »