Monthly Archives: June 2015

Indirekt (Total Chaos #2)

Total Chaos was a Belgian zine done by 3 friends: Tania Jonckheere (from Oostkamp), Bart Verlent & Arnie De Schepper (Melsele/Beveren). They were regular visiters of our (Smurfpunx) and other concerts. We exchanged zines and we all participated in what … Continue reading

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Crowd Of Isolated (Hustensaft #11)

Touring through Germany in the summer of 1988, I met someone (probably the editor of this zine, Holger Schmidt) at the In Der Au squat in Frankfurt, who sold me this zine Hustensaft #11 (‘cough-syrup’). Holger (who also ran Missing … Continue reading

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Pleasant Valley Children (Dingo Baby #3)

Despite the positive-sounding name, a rather nihilist approach of punk… ‘Pleasant Valley Children’ (from Leeds) was a new outfit where our mate ‘Sned’ was drumming for. Can’t remember if he was still in ‘Generic’ at the same time… Also in ‘P.V.C.’ … Continue reading

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Septic Death (Message From The Gutter #1)

Late 1987 ‘Attitude’ toured Europe with a new drummer. Paul Birnbaum had left the band. As such they did a gig for our Smurfpunx collective (87-12-11). Paul was playing drums for ‘Septic Death’ around that time. Markus Staiger (founder of … Continue reading

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