By David Byrne
(Penguin Audiobooks, Compact Disc, 9780143144946)
Publication Date: September 17, 2009
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The iconic musician presents a behind-the-handlebars view of the worldas cities.
The art rocker and Talking Heads founder wants to take you for a ride inside his head. David Byrne's new book Bicycle Diaries is a collection of roadside musings. More at NPR.org
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The underlying message here is that while bicycling may be a political movement, it can also be liberating and fun at the same time. I'm hoping Byrne's book now heralds bicycling's offbeat entry into the American mainstream, just as his wacky persona hit the big time thanks to our parents' taste in pop music.