A new book has hit the ‘shelves’ at Amazon and we are delighted to report that it’s about Birmingham Rollers. The book, Roll, is now available for purchase. It’s a children’s book with a set age range of 8-12 years written by Darcy Miller of Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin. We also want to point out the super positive reviews on the book page.
Exciting news to report. A feature documentary about Birmingham Rollers is underway! It’s not entirely about these great birds – the lives of a few fanciers from South Los Angeles, California, including the renowned fancier Keith London, are interwoven within it. The film is directed by Milena Pastreich in conjunction with a talented production team. Read More
Good news. There is a Birmingham Roller video on YouTube with over 200K+ views (at the time this was authored), which is as impressive as it is surprising. It very likely makes it the highest viewed video on YouTube relating to Birmingham Rollers. And, those views aren’t unwarranted given that the video is very entertaining and artistically captured/ edited. Read More
Here’s an an old newsletter from January 1991 published by the Massachusetts Association of Performing Rollers that was passed along by a fellow fancier. It’s a great piece of Birmingham Roller history. Give a look and feel free to comment. Enjoy. Read More
“I’m a little young dude just back here raising my pigeons,” Taisean wrote. “If it wasn’t for my pigeons, I’d probably be around here robbing houses. I’d probably be robbing your house! So that’s why I love my pigeons.”