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Joe Bob Briggs: Americana Ambassador

Joe Bob Briggs: Americana Ambassador

By Jeff Alexander Film host Joe Bob Briggs has seen a resurgence of support thanks to his The Last Drive-In specials courtesy of Shudder. Originally conceived as a one-off, movie marathon in 2018 the overwhelming support has led to multiple...

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With Resolve & Resiliency; TSOL Celebrates 40th

With Resolve & Resiliency; TSOL Celebrates 40th

With Resolve & Resiliency; TSOL Celebrates 40th By Jeff Alexander Photos by John Gilhooley For guitarist Ron Emory, TSOL’s 40th anniversary allowed him the unique opportunity for introspection. The group was a trailblazing force in the world of punk but...

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Steve Kafka – Pinstriping Legend

Steve Kafka – Pinstriping Legend

By Jeff Alexander “I’ve lived an interesting life," laughed artist Steve Kafka. As an innovative pinstriper, Kafka has earned a successful career spanning over four decades. He reflects on his early years with fondness and still laughs at the happenstance...

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The Roswell Rod – A Spritz by Fritz Creation

The Roswell Rod – A Spritz by Fritz Creation

Originally appearing in Gnarly Magazine print issue #15. Buy a copy. By Lou Stands Mothers Worry, Mr. Gasser, The Orbitron, Tweedy Pie, The Mysterion, Road Agent, Mega Cycle, and Rat Fink, to name a few, were Revell model kits based...

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Showing Up with Josh Allison

Showing Up with Josh Allison

By Jeff Alexander Josh Allison proves that a brief moment in time can be powerful enough to help change your life. Hailing from Colorado, Allison received an online message in 2017 from Paul Teutul Sr. complimenting one of his recent builds and inquired...

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Getting To Know GNARLY Pinup Winner: Vida Vargas

Getting To Know GNARLY Pinup Winner: Vida Vargas

By Jeff Alexander Hailing from Austin, Vida Vargas happily states the city continues boasting a thriving music and kustom kulture scene. It’s no secret that Texas is home to a strong live music community but the southwest is not often...

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Southern Kustom Hospitality with Chemical Candy Customs

Southern Kustom Hospitality with Chemical Candy Customs

By Jeff Alexander Kush bike photoset by Matt James @dopeofweldingKush bike build by Scott Hoepker and Jim Harper Artist Scott Hoepker has earned a well-deserved reputation as one of Texas’ premier kustom motorcycle painters thanks to his innovative techniques and...

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Back in the Garage with Jesse James

Back in the Garage with Jesse James

Enjoy this free sample, exclusively from the Gnarly Magazine Mobile App. By Jeff Alexander After a lengthy absence, master fabricator and kustom builder Jesse James returns to Discovery+ to relaunch Monster Garage. James has been a mainstay in kustom kulture...

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THE RESULTS! Foot Pedal Panel Art Contest

THE RESULTS! Foot Pedal Panel Art Contest

Welcome to the Gnarly Magazine / Vintage Torque Fest Foot Pedal Panel Art Contest. There are 57 entries this year, all shown below. Scroll through, pick your favorite, and vote in the poll at the bottom of the page. Poll...

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