Category Archives: 1996

Radical Noise (Bad English #1)

Bad English was a (most probably one-off) collective zine, coordinated by Makis Kalpakidis from Thessaloniki (Greece). Others involved: Elena Basciu (Firenze, Italy), Jelena Sušac (Osijek, Croatia), Rocco Anghel (bassist of the post-punk band ‘Terror Art’; Craiova, Roumenia), Carlos Revelo (San … Continue reading

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P.A.I.N. (Punk Shocker #6)

This zine was done by ‘Andy Shocker’ (Andrew S.) from the Durham/Newcastle Upon Tyne region. There were 11 issues released between 1989 and 2005. The following overview is based on the ‘Punk Shocker’ Years 1989 – 2004 zineography that was … Continue reading

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Huasipungo (Cryptic Slaughter #6)

I started doing Cryptic Slaughter zine in 1995. The intention was for it to be ponderous collage-type ‘art’, found material and overheard gossip/snatches of conversation (the name comes from this, just something I overheard, people on the porch discussing old … Continue reading

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Öpstand (Cheval de Troie #1)

Somewhere halfway the 90s I got to know Gérôme Desmaison (guitarist of ‘Alcatraz’ and ‘Peu-Être’, later vocalist of ‘Amanda Woodward’ & ‘Kiss The Bottle’ – with Christophe Mora), from Niort (later Poitiers). He did this zine Cheval De Troie (Trojan … Continue reading

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Wendy-O-Matic (Spectacle #4)

Theo Witsell (Litlle Rock, Arkansas) has a university-degree in ecology & environmental science and works in biodiversity conservation. While still studying he published half-a-dozen issues of the “smart punx’ journal of dissident knowledge”: Spectacle, a respected, thoughtful and widely read … Continue reading

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Final Exit (Reinforced #1)

This band (from Umeå, Sweden) was a side-project of ‘Refused’. Dennis Lyxzén played bass, Anders Johansson (ex ‘SaidIWas’) guitar, David/Dave Sandström (drummer of ‘Refused’) was the vocalist and Pär Hansson (ex ‘Abhinanda’ hit the drums). They had a couple of … Continue reading

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Mel Hughes (Intense Voice #2)

Myself and Mel Hughes (Northern-Ireland / Ulster) exchanged letters for quite a while and distributed each other’s zine. The Network Of Friends; if anyone remembers… He was also sXe, supportive of DIY and anti-consumerist, and also ran a mailorder. He … Continue reading

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