Drummer’s Cycling Passion Expressed in Photos

Jesse Cahill doesn’t think he’s “weird enough” to be mentioned in the same breath as David Byrne.

But the New Westminster drummer and the Talking Heads’ frontman known for his herky-jerky dancing and shock of white hair share a similar passion for bicycles.

Byrne expresses his love for two-­wheeled transport in prose; he authored a book about his experiences riding his folding commuter bike between gigs around the world. Cahill uses a medium ­format film camera to photograph bikes he’s encountered while traveling through Europe, Asia, and the Americas with his rockabilly band, Cousin Harley. In June, an exhibition of eight of his photos will be on display at the New Westminster Public Library in conjunction with Bike Month. Continue reading “Drummer’s Cycling Passion Expressed in Photos”