Category Archives: French zines

Lebensreform (Union Of Individuals)

This zine is a merge/split of 2 existing European zines: Blind (Jan Baumüller, Mainz, Germany) and Potential Friend (Philippe Tuffet, Bordeaux suburb, France). The language used is English (for both not their mother-tongue). It’s dubbed a “youth-crew anniversary issue” and … Continue reading

Posted in 1998, French zines | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Rat Patrol (Guérilla Urbaine #8)

“no one is my equal, my thoughts are not their thoughts” – Max Stirner (German philosopher) Guérilla Urbaine was a zine done by Raf ‘DIY’ (from Terrasson), the guitarist of ‘Attentat Sonore‘ (Limoges). The first issue got out in 1988 … Continue reading

Posted in 1996, French zines | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A.O.A. (Playmobil System #2)

A zine edited by Dominique ‘Bouboul’ Raas, from Le Havre (harbour on the French Channel coast, gateway to the UK at the time). He had been the guitarist of the punk-band ‘Hatefuls’ in the early 80s and started ‘Burning Ambitions’ … Continue reading

Posted in 1985, French zines | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Eat Yourself (God Bless Cheese Steaks #2)

‘Fozzy’ Stéphane ‘Stef’ Cormary was originally from the Toulouse area (L’Union, south France) but ended up in Dunkerque (in the north) in the early 90s. He was the singer of ‘Six Feet Over’ and played/visited a lot of the gigs … Continue reading

Posted in 1987, French zines | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Liège scene-report (Voyageur #2)

Voyageur #1: “This fanzine is free in order to reach as many people as possible. It’s bilingual because not only intended for French-speaking countries. We would also have liked to translate it into other languages but our linguistic knowledge is … Continue reading

Posted in 1996, French zines | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Carcass (Roger Mag #2)

A person into archiving hardcore/punk is Laurent Seiter (Strasbourg) – who used to be the bassist/vocalist of band ‘Eat Yourself’ (Saint-Donat, France): on his site http://www.rogermag.com one can find/download most of the issues of Roger Mag(azine). This was a zine … Continue reading

Posted in 1988, French zines | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Vanilla (J’Ai Le Regret A La Joie Mélé #3)

Before Cheval De Troie,  Gérôme Desmaison (Niort, France) published J’Ai Le Regret A La Joie Mélé (dubbed a straight-edge/emo-core zine). He was the guitarist of ‘Alcatraz’ and ‘Peu-Être’ (later vocalist of ‘Amanda Woodward’ & ‘Kiss The Bottle’). I helped distribute … Continue reading

Posted in 1994, French zines | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Point Of No Return (Co-Existence #16)

Laurent ‘Veglam’ Chopard & Olivier Bresson, from the Besançon (France) area did this zine. Laurent drummed in a few bands (e.g. the emo outfit ‘Sapo’) and ran the label Coexistence Obscure; Olivier sang for the HC band ‘Existence’. Brob Olivier … Continue reading

Posted in 2000, French zines | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Kafka Prosess (Kontagion #4)

I’d never seen an issue of Kontagion until my mate Dirk Ceustermans borrowed me his copy of #4. The zine was done by Laurent Pallanca & Laurent Laloue, from Neufchâtel-en-Bray (Normandy, France). Brob We were students in the beginning, later … Continue reading

Posted in 1987, French zines | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Alienation

This was a fanzine done by people based in Le Havre (France). The main editors were Pat(rick) Blondeau (R.I.P.) and Val(erie) Roger of Thrash recs (distribution, and label in the early 90s). Val & Pat had been involved with the … Continue reading

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