Category Archives: UK zines

No Way Out (Full Stop #2)

The editor of this fanzine was Barry (Moody?), a straight-edger from Huddersfield (UK). I probably got this issue for review/possible distribution or bought it from another distro… It mostly contained bands and reviews. #1: Gorilla Biscuits, Think Twice, Steadfast. #2: … Continue reading

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Amebix (Filthy Trash #2)

A while before Paul ‘Hammy’ Halmshaw started his label Peaceville recs (in 1987; his distribution and tape-label started earlier) he was the drummer of ‘Instigators‘ (84-85) and he sang for ‘Civilised Society?’ (86-87). He also did a couple of issues … Continue reading

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Spawn (Clear Perception #1)

Chris(topher) Meadows (who lived in the Liverpool area) did this straight-edge vegan zine. He was also the drummer for ‘Unborn’ and the vocalist of ‘Withdrawn’, etc. He sent/gave me his first issue (1993). It had interviews with ‘Unbroken’, ‘Spawn’ & … Continue reading

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RockBitch (Sharkpool #3)

Tracy Bosworth (p.a. Delerict recs in Nottingham) did this fanzine called Sharkpool. We exchanged a few letters/mails but then she disappeared. I recall she was studying; later teaching and conducting research at her local university. Her study of gender-relations in … Continue reading

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Toxic Waste (Femzine #2)

After I got to know that Dena (or Deanna) had done a zine by herself before Suicide? No! Murder (when she was residing in London), Peter Ross (who used to do Murder By Guitar zine in the 80s) informed me he had a … Continue reading

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Leatherface (Have A Good Laugh #18)

H.A.G.L. (short for “Have A Good Laugh”) was published in the Newcastle (Upon Tyne) area throughout the 1980s and 90s by Trevor Howarth. It focused mostly on 1977-style punk and Oi! Trev also did a distro. He wasn’t a member of … Continue reading

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Subhumans (IQ32 #1)

‘Digger’ (real name Graeme Wood; he’d moved to Liverpool to become a student: in the third issue he mentions he’s a B.Sc.) is a guy I met when my band played with ‘Generic’ & ‘Electro Hippies’ (87-06-28). He was touring … Continue reading

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