A very American tour of duty

First published in The Guardian, 24 July 2004. Lance Armstrong is poised to claim a unique sixth victory in the Tour de France. He shares his achievement of five wins with four other riders, and many Europeans find it galling that an American (from George Bush’s home state of Texas, no less) is set to […]

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13 June – Bike Week Special!!

There was an special, extended 90 minute Bike Show broadcast on Resonance FM on Monday 13th June from 12 noon to 1.30pm. The show features footage from Sunday’s Bike Fest in Trafalgar Square, preview of other Bike Week events and a look back at the past 6 months of the Bike Show. Guest in the […]

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23 May Show: Buffalo Bill // Giro D’Italia

Today’s show is a Giro D’Italia special, recorded from Bar Italia in Soho. Also featuring the second half of my ride with Buffalo Bill Chidley, chair of the London Bicycle Messengers Association. Music: Adriatica – Calicanto Hung Up – Salt Dwyck – Gangstarr featuring Nice and Smooth Bartali – Paolo Conte

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Will you still love me tomorrow?

Walking out of the bikeshop with that brand new machine… Gears all silver and shiny. Flawless paintwork sparkling in the sun…. Every bike was once a new bike. Think of this as you consider the fate of the SAD BIKES, as documented in photos on flickr

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A few listeners have emailed me asking for playlis…

A few listeners have emailed me asking for playlists for shows. In future I will put up a post after each show, with the playlist. For past shows, here is a complete list: 6 December 2004 A Bicyclette – Bourvil Back in Black – AC/DC (Back in Black LP) Rockin’ Bicycle – Fats Domino 13 […]

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Web listening statistics

Some interesting figures on who’s listening to the Bike Show on the web via www.unstablesound.net/bike.html More than 2500 hits so far: Country | Hits Unresolved/Unknown | 1010 US | 795 United Kingdom | 576 Network | 262 France | 95 Italy | 59 Belgium | 19 Lithuania | 7 Seychelles | 4 Netherlands | 2 […]

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Welcome to the Resonance 104.4 FM Bike Show weblog

Here is where you’ll find information on shows, guests, playlists, news, links and an audio archive of past shows. Jack

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