BEER ME

Beer Me: When Beers Freeze

November 29, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Editor’s note: This “Beer Me” column first appeared in Dirt Rag Issue #148, published in April 2010. Words by Alastair Bland. Photo by Justin Steiner. Beer has a long history of accidents. Historians have speculated

BEER ME

Beer Me: Fermented Honey

November 22, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Editor’s note: This “Beer Me” column first appeared in Dirt Rag Issue #150, published in July 2010. Words and photo by Alastair Bland. Our favorite bubbly beverage just may be beer. For other occasions—like when

BEER ME

Beer Me: Breakfast Beers

November 15, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Editor’s note: This “Beer Me” column first appeared in Dirt Rag Issue #147, published in February 2010. Words by Alastair Bland. Photo by Justin Steiner. As the sun first peeks over the eastern skyline, coffee

BEER ME

Beer Me: The Bitter End

November 8, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Editor’s note: This “Beer Me” column first appeared in Dirt Rag Issue #144, published in August 2009. Words and photo by Alastair Bland. Hopheads: these loud and influential beer drinkers have been slapping their dollars

BIKE CULTURE

The Minneapolis Homie Fall Festival

November 4, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words: Hurl Everstone Wednesday nights got weird in the mid ’90s in Minneapolis, Minnesota, when some of the local dirt bags darkening the door on the weekly Wednesday night ride started showing up on singlespeed

BEER ME

Beer Me: Payback Porter

November 1, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Editor’s note: This “Beer Me” column first appeared in Dirt Rag Issue #188, published in November 2015. Words and photo by Alastair Bland. When beer time rolls around these days, I won’t drink just anything.

BIKE CULTURE

Wal-Mart Bike Race

October 25, 2016 Dirt Rag Contributor 0

Words and illustration: Paul De Valera The Idea It seemed like a great idea. We go to Wal-Mart, buy bikes, race a trail loop and then return said bikes for a refund; the first one

BEER ME

Beer Me: Victory Storm King Imperial Stout

October 25, 2016 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

Editor’s note: This “Beer Me” column first appeared in Dirt Rag Issue #98, published in February 2003. Back then, kind readers would occasionally send in beer samples for our Quaffing Crew to evaluate (hint, hint). Words by

BIKE CULTURE

The Roam Rydes Podcast

June 1, 2016 Katherine Fuller 0

“Nobody reads anymore” goes the saying. Maybe that’s why podcasts are on the rise: one-third of Americans listened to one last year (according to the Pew Research Center). But search for cycling podcasts and you

BIKE CULTURE

Rad Rider Rigs: Henry Tan Van

March 15, 2016 Katherine Fuller 0

There are people who love mountain biking, and there are those who love it so much they dedicate a vehicle to mountain biking. Chris and Leslie Kehmeier are two of those people, and Henry Tan