"Venerable German publishing house Gestalten released a few weeks ago their book on the rise and rise of the Custom Bike scene. There's a couple of nice films we thought we'd share that paint a vivid picture of the European "
Long Live the Kings
We’ve been following our friends at Blitz Motorcycles for a while now.
They’ve grown adept – not only at building nice looking bikes – but presenting them and their lifestyles with a certain panache.
No surprise then, that the latest cinematic flick that’s been doing the rounds lately is very nice indeed.
There’s a strangeness at the heart of the work, though.
It’s an off-kilter cultural mashup that astounds and confuses – are these European cats traversing the rockies or the Alps? Are these guys winding through the Pyrenees or the Sierras – over mountain and into the desert and on and on and on?
Not that it matters, of course.
The film below evokes the beauty of a road trip beautifully – out there in the wind, on the road, with no destination but The Now fixed firmly in the mind.
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