By David Byrne
A round-the-world bicycle journey with probably the most unique artists of our day.Urban bicycling has turn into extra renowned than ever as recession-strapped, climate-conscious urban dwellers reinvent uncomplicated transportation. during this wide-ranging memoir, artist/musician David Byrne—who has depended on a motorbike to get round long island urban because the early 1980s—relates his adventures as he pedals via an engages with a number of the world's significant towns. From Buenos Aires to Berlin, he meets a number humans either well-known and traditional, stocks his strategies on artwork, model, tune, globalization, and the ways in which many locations have gotten extra bike-friendly. Bicycle Diaries is an event on wheels conveyed with humor, interest, and humanity.
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