Category Archives: 1987

De Rattebeet

The Ieper/Ypres  HC/punx celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Vort’n Vis in June 2019. One of the founding-fathers (Jan Claus, at the time nick-named ‘Jangle Ratpoison’) used to play (guitar) in a band called ‘Modern Underdogs’ and did a (fan)zine … Continue reading

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M.S.T. (Hemorroids #1)

Hemorroids was a zine from France done by 2 guys (Christophe Chojna & Stéphane Ll.) from just across the border (Valenciennes/Lille, France). Stéphane was friends with the guys from ‘Scraps’ and visited gigs in Belgium from time to time. He … Continue reading

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Capital Scum (Vask Uld Rigtigt #4)

Vask Uld Rigtigt (literally translated as “wash wool correctly”) was the zine done by ‘L.U.L.L.’ (‘Leben Und Leben Lassen’)’s Kent Nielsen (vocals) and Andreas Ludvigsen (drummer) when they were residing at the Wanker Ranch (old farm – ‘L.U.L.L.’s rehearsal-space in … Continue reading

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So Much Hate (Sct. Peters Engle #5)

Sct. Peters Engle [Saint Peter’s Angels] was done by Marie Molin (from Højbjerg/Odense, Denmark). Her second issue was dubbed the first Danish zine in English (co-editor was Svend-Erik ‘Svenne’ Jepsen a.k.a. Wanker, R.I.P.). I never saw the first ones but … Continue reading

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Half Off (Problem Child #8)

The issues I have of Problem Child – edited by Paul Sennett from Hayes (Middlesex) – are #7 (1986), #8 (’87) & #8½ (’88). These are subtitled ‘National U.K. Punkzine’. Probably because a whole bunch of people (including Nick Royles, … Continue reading

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Spermbirds (Scène Plongeon #2)

Scène Plongeon – if one translates the name of this zine literally, it means ‘stagediving’ but it can also refer to ‘an immersion in the scene’ – was the publication my correspondent and mate Joel Person (from Saint-Herblain, near Nantes … Continue reading

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Stalag 17 (Tirade #2)

This zine was done by Craig Bryce (‘Brycey’; later in ‘Sedition’ & ‘Dawson’) and his mate Anthony – from Glasgow, Scotland – when they were 16, 17 years old. They did 3 issues. #1: ‘A.O.A.’, ‘Culture Shock’, ‘Chumbawama’, etc. – … Continue reading

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