Sami Sauri has burst onto the fixed gear crit scene in a big way the past couple of seasons, progressing up the RHC standings and looks to be a force in 2018. We sat down with Sami to talk enjoying Pavarotti as a kid, preferring to socialise pre race, and never havnig seen the the Spice Girls movie.
Charles can do heaps of cool shit, just google it. We spoke to him about being a punk and playing the flute, his cover band the MESSFITS, the ideal cycling event and how many punks you can fit into a Ford Tempo.
Samantha Schneider, the older of the two Schneider sisters, has been killing it both on the US national scene and internationally for what feels like forever and she's still only 27. We sat down with Samantha to talk getting busted for wanting to be a dancer for the Exotics in grade three, getting up the courage to sing the swear words to Alanis Morissette and failing to impress her husband with a live recording of The Doors.
Tiffany Cromwell is one of Australia's most successful cycling exports. A force on the bike and a character off it we sat down with Tiff to talk absorbing the musical culture of her European base, the difficulties of getting to know a place whilst racing, and Australian punk icons Frenzal Rhomb.
Born in Moscow ANDY moved to the USA with his parents twice before settling for life. One of cycling's most unique photographers, Andy gave us some great stories about staying on the same floor as Steven Tyler, being KISS's biggest fan for a year, picking up music from the now legendary John Herety and knowing most of the lyrics to the Frozen soundtrack.
One half of the Schneider Sisters SKY has been racing since she could walk and recently signed with European Boels Dolmans. She sat down with us and spoke about going to gigs at 5 years of age, controlling the music in the team bus, nights out in South America, and the demands of travel as a pro cyclist.
After a brake out year with several big wins on the US domestic scene and an infectious positivity that has fascinated athletes and media alike TJ sat down with us to talk putting a percentage value on the influence of music on him, dreaming of being a rock star, loving pretty much everything and everyone and feeling a deep connection with Modsun.
Golden Colorado native ALEX sat down at his computer and typed to us about a woman made of tangerines, the increasing Americanisation of Europe, and a 3m tall naked man reading Hillary Clinton's biography.
If you've been around cycling you know the Phinney's. TAYLOR, the son of legends Davis and Connie has had an incredible career, both for it's success, its set backs and its diversity. We take a deep dive with Taylor into the music he's listened to over the years, teaching himself to play and produce his own music, and what music means to him.
More affectionately known as 'Big Puppy' or 'Library Boy' BEN has established himself as an invaluable workhorse and absolute powerhouse on the bike. We talk with Ben about 'Now 21' CD's being the go to playlist's before Spotify existed, going to the Eagles with his dad, and missing 100% of the shots you don't take... with the ladies.