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September 2011 Blog Posts (42)

The Personal Post (Philly specific post to follow)

So. I have been writing new stuff for my zine. But I have a lot of much older stuff that deals with addiction/recovery/tying it all together. I'm not sure what to do with the older stuff. It legit isn't bad, and I'm proud of the writing that I did while I was clawing my way out of such a gross downward spiral. But the new stuff is mostly about moving to Philly and falling in love with the city, my partner, and various places and things here. They're just so vastly…


Added by Sarah Arr! on September 16, 2011 at 9:34am — 2 Comments

Pete's Mini Zine Fest--September 25th

Fall into Zines! We are having our third Pete’s Mini Zine Fest located at Pete’s Candy Store in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.


PMZF now has a show to kick-off the Fest. Come hear zine readings by participants of the Fest, the hilarious Emily Heller, and the up -tempo Phil and the Osophers. Saturday, September 24, 6–9pm


Fall Into Zines with the third installment of the Pete's Mini Zine Fest, with over 20 writers and comic artists showcasing their books and zines.…


Added by Marguerite Dabaie on September 15, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

September's Distro Update!


Barren Nieces- Lascivious Occupations (Tape) ($5)- This is my favorite album of 2011. Since getting it, I have let it flip endlessly and have not tired of it. It's… Continue

Added by Antiquated Future on September 14, 2011 at 2:29am — No Comments

Weekly art contest from Musea

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:Explain these 3 numbers: 671-176, 176-671, 716-617. IS:  

Those are the 3 prison numbers of the Beagle Boys, the crooks always after Uncle Scrooges loot!


There were no correct eligible answers. Seems y'all were too busy swimming in your money bin to get this one.I don’t dumb down, so please wise up!

Now on to a new Q.: Win a…


Added by Tom Hendricks on September 13, 2011 at 10:33am — No Comments

Richmond Zine Fest October 8th

Just a friendly reminder that October 8th is quickly approaching.   Reserve your table!


$10 for Half

$20 for Full

$35 for Double




We will also be hosting a zine reading and potluck the evening before the fest at the Wingnut Anarchist Collective at 7PM.   If you are interested in reading shoot us an email at…


Added by NicoleIntrovert on September 13, 2011 at 8:21am — No Comments

Musea Issue #181 now online

The new issue of Musea is now out at the regular places, and in your mail if you requested it or are on the mailing list.

This issue is a collection of smart alecky sayings, mixed with a goodly amount of pithy points, and barbed banter; from Musea's Editor, Art S Revolutionary (me).

 I look...and look again 

SAYINGS OF EDITOR ART - part two. Click to here, then click on the latest Musea issue #181http://www.musea.us/newdex.html



Added by Tom Hendricks on September 12, 2011 at 12:16pm — No Comments

The FREE TABLING OPPORTUNITY in Fresno just got sweeter: ACxDC and RESIST AND EXIST!

The details are all the same as in the previous blog post, but I thought I'd share some cool news! Our headliners for the fest are ACxDC (straight edge power violence  legends) and RESIST AND EXIST, arguably one of the most recognizable names in radical punk history.


To sum it all up, if you can be in Fresno, CA on October 15, you can table FOR FREE and catch some super good bands. I hope to see some of you there.


Email us at thebeltower@gmail.com or contact…


Added by Sam Retton on September 11, 2011 at 4:11pm — No Comments

We want you to table at FUCK YEAH, BEL-TOWER FEST in Fresno, CA! October 15!

The Bel-Tower is a DIY music and arts collective I co-own in Fresno, CA. We're holding a fest for our one year anniversary on October 15 (at our space, of course), and we would love to have some people table! If you have zines, music, crafts, literature, or anything else you'd like to sell and/or give out, we want you there! Tabling will be free, but we'd love it if you could kick us a couple bucks for the bands. One catch: you'll have to provide your own tables and chairs because ours are…


Added by Sam Retton on September 11, 2011 at 12:36am — No Comments

The LOST TAPES series: Sub Atomic Particles

The LOST TAPES series. (Music from the 80's and 90's re-found.)

This time we go as far underground as you can go - SUB ATOMIC PARTICLES.

This is a minute long, keyboard bagatelle. Look with me into the most wee of things.

Was that an electron whizzing by?…


Added by Tom Hendricks on September 10, 2011 at 2:57pm — No Comments

Read Shotgun Seamstress No. 2 in full online here!

Added by Shotgun Seamstress on September 9, 2011 at 10:09am — No Comments

Canning and Preserving (Zine Style)

We just got in two of the best canning/preserving zines I have ever come across and they're straight out of Olympia! Just in time for the canning season.



Added by Antiquated Future on September 7, 2011 at 1:06pm — No Comments


If you like my art, Thank you. There is also buncha pictures I have taken of wierd things me and my friends do and some short stories. 

I have two issues

soo far....


I really am excited to trade zines, Hit me up!!!

Added by josh gaddis on September 7, 2011 at 12:31am — No Comments

Printaissance Issue #4 is out!

...well a little belated. I actually got it ready for release at the tail end of August, but have been too busy to actually post about it. Well, here it is!


The fourth issue is a socio-political lit zine which uses historical accounts, modern day headlines, poetry, angry hippie insights and more to compile this ranty look at the parallels in the fall of Rome and the…


Added by Rob Bowen on September 6, 2011 at 5:06pm — No Comments

Musea Art contest 9/6/11

The answer to, and winner (if any) for, our last contest question of:There are many versions of this story about method acting. When the older actor heard that the young method actor had stayed up for 2 days to get that tired haggard look for the scene, he turned to him and said something like this, 'My dear boy, why don't you simply try acting?'Name the two actors involved.IS:  Laurence Olivier advising Dustin Hoffman. Fo/mo/info/… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on September 6, 2011 at 11:25am — No Comments

Artist Paula Scheyer Returns to Hello World Zine #4!....

Hello World Zine would like to again welcome the return of Artist, Paula Scheyer, who's work has once graced the pages of Issue #1 and is now back with some more fine artwork!!....


Be sure to check out Paula's awesome sketchbook, seen here, completely online for free!!...


More of course, at the Hello World Zine website!

Added by Mike Jasorka on September 6, 2011 at 10:50am — No Comments

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS! Paper Monster Press "Queer Punk Issue"

You draw lines, shape boxes, and try to decide which ones fit you best. But have you ever stepped outside the line and think, how much further would you dare to go? People who are openly queer call this coming out of the closet. We close ourselves, cage our hearts, and throw away the key. For this issue, we are daring you to come out with us.


Once again, trust us with your submissions. We ask you to go over the boundaries of gender, race, norms, and clichés.

We want…


Added by Paper Monster Press on September 4, 2011 at 9:07pm — No Comments

Poems written in late August 2011

Poems written in late August,  2011 [poem notes in brackets like this]


1Sooner or lateryou will learnto leave the bankfor the current.

2. [kid's poem]There's a treein the forestthat hasn't changed in years.

He seems to likehis little forestjust the way it is.

3. [A favorite because you are in the moment of the poem]See that gliding Hawk?See that gliding Hawk?See that gliding Hawk?I'm waiting for himto flap his wings.

4.If a book were a treeeach page would be a… Continue

Added by Tom Hendricks on September 3, 2011 at 10:32pm — No Comments

Canny Little Libray - Call Out for Zines

Hi everyone, I'm a volunteer from the Canny Little Library (http://cannylittlelibrary.tumblr.com) in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. Quick intro about us: We are a small volunteer run radical book and zine library which is housed within the Star and Shadow cinema (http://www.starandshadow.org.uk) and have had our doors open on Sundays 3-7pm to the public for the past 11…


Added by Canny Little Library on September 3, 2011 at 6:00pm — 7 Comments

The Lost Tapes series : Heartbreak Hotel - two versions

The LOST TAPES series. (Music from the 80's and 90's re-found.)

HEARTBREAK HOTEL (two versions - one from the 90's and another recent version.


1. Newer (the official) version from


2.  Older (rougher unofficial lost tape version)…


Added by Tom Hendricks on September 2, 2011 at 9:17pm — No Comments

New issue of Basic Paper Airplane & The Prince Zine reviewed in Bitch Magazine!

Basic Paper Airplane #5 is out today. It is about..."the current state of the United States as seen from car windows and historical oddities of Americana. Place and home (and the hula hoop in…


Added by Joshua James Amberson on September 2, 2011 at 8:02pm — No Comments

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