a place for zinesters - writers and readers
Issue #110 of Slingshot is out now. 16 pgs. with a three color poster and lots of political articles, homemade art and ideas. 3124 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley CA 94705 or email us firstname.lastname@example.orgIssue # 48 of Absolutely Zippo is out. $1 plus postage (2…Continue
Started Apr 20, 2012
I work on two printed projects Slingshot & ABSOLUtELY ZIPPO. Sometimes i write or contribute content to random publications (Maximum Rock n' Roll, Social Meltdown, Radix, Dreams of Donuts, Asswipe, Gutter Soup, Hell Times, Boy Does High School Ever Suck, Big Duck Zine, Teen Punks In Heat, Tales Of Blarg, Hex...YOUR ZINE!!!) I also help curate a massive zine library at home and at the Long Haul Info Shop. If you want your zine on the shelf of places in the Bay Area like Long Haul, Book Zoo, Thrillhouse Records or want suggestions for other rad spaces contact me
Issue #117 of Slingshot is now in production...get us articles, art or info by September 13th
SLingshot Newspaper Issue #116 is also Here...
Issue #113,#114,#115 and other recent issues of our newspaper are still available
the 2014 Slinghshot Organizer is still available!!!
(send $1 per paper).
Check out our website at slingshot.tao.ca/
Issues 48 & 49 of Absolutely Zippo are still available!!!
Issue 48 has 3 interviews with talented creative people. You could get one(from me) for $1(& 2 stamps).
Issue 49 has 127 fliers of various Bay Area events. It goes for $2 plus hella postage. You can get a copy from me or at Slingshot's distro at whoopdistro.org/
My address is
PO Box 4985
i like to trade zines, letters and compilation tapes. some of the old zippos pictured on this site are available as well jut ask for details
I can't see why zine people (many that I encounter in this site) can only be contacted through closed sites like face###K(etc) ...its as if they want a limited audience or something. I can imagine people don't want to publicize their home address, but really they are missing out by not exchanging letters. And getting mail from people you don't know ain't all bad. The five or so people I met thru this site has enriched my life....DIG...
(for more rants from dinosaurs refer to Bobby Madness page)
You can trace the daily counter culture happenings in the Bay Area by calling 510-BAD SMUT.
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The Slingshot Collective is hard at work on the 2013 Organizer. We are looking for submissions in cover art and written features. The deadline is fast approaching--the weekend of August 3rd 2012 we're laying it out. So what are we looking for?…Continue