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  • Big birthday issue – out now!

    If you’ve been with us from the start, you’ll know Back Street Heroes was lovingly conceived in 1983… the love child of outstanding engineering genius and creative, imaginative styling. And so the baby grew: raised by a kindly readership, nurtured by the hand of enthusiastic writers and photographers, guided by the alternative lifestyle and given the energy to develop into a force for good. Now, as that embryonic creation has matured into a fully grown publication, we celebrate 35 years with a look back through that tiny tot’s snapshot album. In the pages of the January 2019 issue you’ll find some of the best articles from the very first issue, when BSH was funny, entertaining, packed with great bikes, pictures of bikers at shows and rallies, and the legendary Odge was, well… legendary. And guess what

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Second time around

I’ve owned my Harley Shovelhead for around six years. I bought it after owning a few modern Sportsters that I modified (hardtailed) and turned into retro-looking bobbers, but I’d always had an urge to do a real old-school Harley bobber. WORDS: WILL WEBB   PICS: SIMON EVERETT   I found

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