Category Archives: UK zines

Rattus (Manic #4)

After the ‘Ripcord’ tour that I organised (‘Napalm Death’ tagged along), I went to visit John & Baz in Weston-super-Mare (July ’87). One day Baz took us to the St.Paul’s squat (home of ‘Chaos UK’) in Bristol. The band was … Continue reading

Posted in 1984, UK zines | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Words Of Warning (Codeye #1)

Codeye was the work of Rob Ankers (from Middlesbrough), a.k.a. Rob Slavery (R.I.P. December 2009). the zine started in the eraly 90s. He became one of ‘Embittered’s vocalists later on. Sned made the first issue (’90) available on his website. … Continue reading

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Extreme Noise Terror (45 Convulsions Per Minute)

45 Convulsions Per Minute was done by Myke Worthington (from Bolton). Later he became and still is the vocalist for ‘Vitriolic Reponse’ & ‘Better Reality’ (as ‘Neurotic Myke’). He also does an online zine named You Are Fucker. The cover … Continue reading

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Antisect (Paid In Full #1)

The first 2 issues of this zine are made available by ‘Sned’ on his zine-website… The main people behind it were brothers Ian & Lee ‘Fester’ Murphy from Leamington Spa/Warwick, later singer & guitarist of ‘The Depraved’. The biggest part … Continue reading

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Deformed (Be Bad Be Glad #4)

  This one was suggested by Shane Dabinett (Manic Ears recs). Never seen it at the time (early 80s) but luckily enough uncle ‘Sned’ made issues 3-5 available on his UK Zine Library website… It was put together by ‘Taf’ … Continue reading

Posted in 1983, UK zines | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Sacrilege (Little Things Please Little Minds #3)

I started corresponding with ‘Slug’ Ian Glasper (from Ledbury, in the UK’s West Midlands) in 1988 when his band ‘Decadence Within’ was looking for help to tour the European continent. We met a bunch of times when they gigged in … Continue reading

Posted in 1986, UK zines | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Dan (Testament Of Reality #8 & 9)

Ian Armstrong (from Darlington) used to do Testament Of Reality & Eat Fungus Or Die. Later he started bands such as ‘Dan’ and ‘SofaHead’, and did the record-label Meantime recs. Nowadays Ian runs the booking-agency (promoting gigs and bands) Hidden … Continue reading

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Black Flag (Final Curtain #10)

Final Curtain was a punk & hardcore music fanzine that ‘Plebb’ Paul May (from Grays, Essex) did in the early 1980s (with support of some contributors). He also did a few compilation-tapes (under that name), one of which was entitled … Continue reading

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Crass (Guilty Of What #3)

Chris Low (a.k.a. Spike) from Stirling, Scotland started doing this zine in his early teens. As far as I know he did 3 issues. #1 with ‘Discharge’, ‘Crass’; #2 (82): ‘Anti-Pasti’, ‘The Wall’, ‘China Pig’, ‘The Fakes’, etc. & #3 … Continue reading

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Suffer (Hell And Damnation #1)

This was an “old-school DIY cut’n’paste” zine that focused on the “DIY HC- & anarcho-punk underground”; done by Colin ‘Astro (Zombie)’ (from Doncaster, South Yorkshire). Someone send me some clippings of the first 2 issues… #1 started as a split … Continue reading

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