Tag Archives: Straight Edge

Product X (It’s Not Just Boys Fun #1)

The person that introcuced me to this zine and its editor (Elena Stöhr) was probably Lieve Goemaere of Ugly Duckling zine. Elena might have contacted me for distribution. She was still a teen then, if I remember well. The young … Continue reading

Posted in 1999, German zines | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Vuur (My Dreams… #2)

Around the turn of the century Tilt! mailorder/distribution (already focussing more and more on zines, pamphlets and radical literature) got support/practical aid from the younger generation (Roberto, Bartje & Tijs). It must’ve been at that time that Julien Vanderhaeghen (a … Continue reading

Posted in 2001, Belgian zines | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in 1987, UK zines | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Ovidie (Undo #1)

In the late 90s I was a part of the Newland collective; older and younger people sticking together trying to create an alternative for the increasing commercialism in/ commodification of HC/punk. One of the youngsters was Diny V. B. who … Continue reading

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Abhinanda (Train Of Thought #1)

Alan Davis, a straight-edge guy from Bristol (that I believe I met at the 1994 HC Fest in Ieper/Ypres), did this. There was a next issue announced but I’ve never seen that. Besides the band featured here, this initial issue … Continue reading

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

Lifecycle (Infantile #2)

This interview comes from Infantile zine which was done my Vincent ‘Pit’ Maes (who resided in my hometown at that time and was the singer of the youthcrew band ‘Instinct’). I only got this issue. Besides reviews, a few columns … Continue reading

Posted in 1998, Belgian zines | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Feeding The Fire (Counter Clockwise #1)

‘Feeding The Fire’s bassist Roger ‘NBH’ informed me that they overlapped with ‘Point Of No Return’ for a while but Rob Franssen (vocals) and him decided to continue with just ‘F.T.F.’. Their earliest incarnation (interviewed here) was with ‘P.O.N.R.’ guitarist … Continue reading

Posted in 1991, German zines | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment