We are Pics & Ink - a new way of buying interesting and unusual magazines, the type most people can’t find in their local newsagent.
The internet is great, it means we can access pretty much anything from pretty much anywhere. Magazines have yet to benefit from this. We aren’t about reading magazines online because we really like the touch, smell and beauty of great paper.
So let us be your guide through the world of independent magazines. We’ll tell you about them, show you a few pages, then we will pack them up very carefully and post them to your door.
Cranked #24 is our ‘so that was the zombie apocalypse, was it?’ issue. Andrew Findlay takes a trip down memory lane in central America, Cass Gilbert finds solace in a route to the beach and Dan Wynn sets off to conquer over 200 Lake District summits with an old bike and some home-made panniers. Meanwhile, Sven Martin goes slowly mad in a Kiwi hotel room, Cranked’s writers pontificate on a year of viral riding and Tom Hill discovers how trail centres saved British mountain biking.
On Any Given Thursday – BMXers and MTBers unite in The Shire
Desert Song – the sound of silence
Sven 14 Years… in 14 Days – the fruits of two weeks’ isolation and 14 years at the sharp end