Mike Davis

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Biker gang

You’re looking over the handlebars of a bike, down the narrow canyon between a pair of city buses heading right at you.
 ‘Procycle 2009’ at Machines with Magnets
By GREG COOK  |  November 13, 2009

Crossing fingers

When Red Sox World Series trophies need buffing, third-generation Downtown Crossing silversmith Mike Davis gets the phone call.
A long-time Downtown Crossing shopkeeper sees the neighborhood’s silver lining
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  April 10, 2009

Various artists: Obsession

Some of the finest psychedelic rock in the late ’60s and early ’70s was created far from the movement’s epicenters in the UK and US.
By SUSANNA BOLLE  |  March 18, 2008

Babbling books

April comes like an idiot, Edna St. Millay wrote, babbling and strewing flowers.
Chabon, Murakami, Bukowski, and more
By JOHN FREEMAN  |  March 13, 2007

Life, truth, and Jean-Luc

Jean-Luc Godard is 76 now, of fading productivity and perhaps fading health, and so we’re faced with the unfathomable prospect of no longer living in the Age of Godard.
2 or 3 things we know about Godard
By MICHAEL ATKINSON  |  March 06, 2007

Sky society

I’d been hearing severe thunderstorm warnings on the radio all afternoon.
Band of buddies becomes a full-blown culture
By WHIT RICHARDSON  |  July 12, 2006