Monthly Archives: May 2014

Verbal Assault (Lucky 13 #1)

Lucky 13 was the zine that René Harks (a mate who visited our Smurfpunx gigs and read my zine Tilt!) did. I only got one issue, probably because he only did one. René lived in the Dutch town Eindhoven (just … Continue reading

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President Fetch (Rise Or Fall? #2)

I have the first 2 copies of Rise Or Fall? Can ‘t remember how I obtained them; I do recall I went on a search to find the editor when I passed through Santa Cruz in ’89. Turned out that … Continue reading

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Conflict (Het Schandaal #10)

Het Schandaal (‘The Scandal’) was – by then – a fanzine edited by ‘Stel’ (Steven R.), the bassist of ‘Subversion’ (from Hasselt). He also distributed records/zines and sometimes contributed to MaximumRock’n’Roll. Later he also wrote for the metal/thrashcore fanzine ‘Metallised’. … Continue reading

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Ivich (Persons Unknown #1)

Persons Unknown (actually the first issue was entitled “Deny Tradition, a Persons Unknown project”) was done by 2 intelligent/caring people (“with brains & hearts” as I wrote in my review) from the scene around Kulturfabrik in Esch-sur-Alzette in Luxemburg: Michèle … Continue reading

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Life But How To Live It (Sorte Rose #10)

In 1986 I traveled to Kopenhagen & Odense and discovered the Danish HC/punk scene. Alborg was too far up North to go there but my new mates (Anderz & Kent, Nielsen of course) must’ve told me about the place and … Continue reading

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