All tagged Motorcycles

Mini-post: Shop Class as Soulcraft

Like our post on Motomethod and looking to dig a little deeper? Pick up Shop Class as Soulcraft by Matthew B. Crawford. Crawford explores the modern glorification of the “knowledge worker”, the decline of the manual trades, and the effect this all has on the modern psyche.


When Paul Malowany and Simon Travers opened a motorcycle repair shop in Vancouver in 2010, their vision was to create something that’s almost completely foreign to anyone under the age of fifty. They wanted to build a shop where you could not only have your bike worked on by expert mechanics, but where you could also come to crank a wrench and learn how to repair your bike yourself.