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DAN’S SPACE – DAN ANSTEY

By | November 18th, 2017|Blast from the past|

When Dan Anstey left his established and successful career for a shot in the entertainment business, his parents lovingly (and somewhat sarcastically) called it his gap CAREER. Now, almost ten years on, maybe this gap CAREER has been far more successful than anyone, including Anstey, could have imagined. If you look at Dan Anstey’s Instagram page, [...]

HERE COME THE FUNNY GUYS – DES DOWLING

By | November 7th, 2017|Blast from the past|

For most journalists transcribing an interview is usually a tedious part of the job, however after interviewing comedian Des Dowling it was another chance for a laugh. So many backhanded comments from Dowling’s quick wit that I got to experience again. As one of Australia’s most professional and established comedians, in 2008 he started Funny [...]

SCOUTS HONOUR – INDIAN MOTORCYCLE & MARK WAHLBERG

By | October 29th, 2017|Blast from the past|

Hollywood tough guy Mark Wahlberg has joined Indian Motorcycle as the ‘Scout Ambassador’. To launch this partnership, Wahlberg was on hand at Sturgis for the official unveiling of the new bike. Passionate about motorcycles, Wahlberg is one of the most famous actors and producers of his time. His longstanding affection for the Indian brand began [...]

HARVEY SILVER – SILVERSPOON PRODUCTIONS

By | October 18th, 2017|Blast from the past|

As a teenage cadet at The Age and a Channel 9 sports reporter, Harvey Silver had no idea this would be his founding to become a successful TV producer. Heading up The Footy Show in its highly rated infancy, and then moving into his own company Silver Spoon Productions with his wife Debbie Hilton-Silver, Silver [...]

CAFÉ RACING

By | October 5th, 2017|Roadhouse|

It is perhaps the most influential motorcycle movement the world has ever seen. Born in the streets of England in the 1950s, its culture still thrives around the globe. There will never be another motorcycle–or rider–quite like it. And yet, most of us have never heard of the café racer. The café racer is both [...]

A Great Partner

By | April 21st, 2017|Roadhouse|

Intelligent and genuinely a good guy, there isn’t much Paul Delaney doesn’t know about the fashion industry. After years in the rag trade it’s still hard to drag him away from the shop floor. Fifteen-year-old Kasia Delaney can’t find where she put her Girlfriend magazine. Kasia’s sure she left it on the table in [...]

A Family Affair – Fox

By | April 17th, 2017|Roadhouse|

From its early beginnings as a simple mail-order business to a globally recognised company, FOX has become the brand making waves across a diverse range of people of all ages. It’s 1982, Helsinki’s Vantaa International Airport. A crowded flight from LAX has just liberated its passengers from the confines of the protracted trans-Atlantic passage, [...]

IN SINC: ALL OR NOTHING – CAM SINCLAIR

By | April 10th, 2017|Blast from the past|

AFTER A NEAR FATAL INJURY IN 2009, CAM SINCLAIR HEADS TO THE STATES WITH HIS SIGHTS SET ON DEFENDING X-GAMES GOLD.  Australian X Games gold medalist Cam Sinclair has left Australian soil for the USA, in preparation for an attempted defence of his crown in Los Angeles this July. The 27-year-old from Pearcedale, in [...]

IN BENZIN VERITOS – DEUS EX MACHINA

By | March 27th, 2017|Blast from the past|

Deus Ex Machina (God from the machine) roared into Australia's cultural consciousness in 2006, with some neatly customised motorcycles and a quaint notion that doing something is more fun than just owning something. Deus ex Machina is a step bigger than a brand: it's a culture. DARE JENNINGS Dare was the founder of MAMBO, [...]