Category Archives: 1986

X-Creta (Hard Core #1)

As one can read this zine was aiming at promoting unity between hardcore/punk and speed-metal/thrash scenes. Something that was a matter of debate in the second half of the 80s. Crossover certainly spiced up the music but unfortunately some HC … Continue reading

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H.H.H. (Chaos Kreator #1)

This was a hardcore/punk fanzine done by Siebe Douma (Harlingen, The Netherlands). Before that he did 2 issues of another one entitled Total Insanity. He also distributed some tapes (demos and live) under the name Extend Youth tapes. Can’t remember … Continue reading

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Disgust (De Vergeten Jeugd #3)

De Vergeten Jeugd (The Forgotten Youth) was a zine done by Werner Hendrycks. The guy was from Kalmthout (Antwerp) but he turned up at practically all gigs halfway the 80s, always taking pictures too… As far as I can remember … Continue reading

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Raw Power (Trust #1)

The early issues of Trust, the first big German hardcore fanzine were a collaboration of a bunch of scenesters from the South of Germany: Armin Hofmann (‘Skeezicks’ bassist; ExtremMist tapes, X-Mist recs), Dolf Hermannstädter, Michael ‘Moses’ Arndt (‘Challenger Crew’ vocalist), … Continue reading

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Chris – Borderless Countries Tapes (One World #5)

No idea how I obtained this fanzine from the other side of the world, probably a correspondent sent it to me a few years after it got out… One World was done by a guy named Neil Cartwright from Auckland, … Continue reading

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Uniform Choice (No Loitering #6)

Talking of straight-edge people usually refer to ‘Minor Threat’ and ‘Youth Of Today’ but ‘Uniform Choice’ (with anthems such as Straight And Alert or Screaming For Change) were at least equally important. Myself, I also wore their T-shirt (yes there’s … 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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