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OBSOLETE! Magazine is seeking high quality writing and artwork for the upcoming issue. The theme of OBSOLETE #7 is SciFi/DIY, and will explore the interconnection between science fiction and the rise of DIY culture.
Short fiction, essays, poetry, illustrations, comics and photography will all be considered.…
Review of Phases of the Moon #1: Resistance is Fertile, by Stacey Marie Piotrowski & Alexander, and Don’t Leave Your Friends Behind #3, by Vikki Law & China Martens.
Added by Zine Reviews on October 16, 2012 at 7:13pm — No Comments
The fourth issue of the increasingly less (or more?) embarrassing zine focused on Brandon DIY punk. More rants, a story or two, and this time PICTURES.
Today, Oct 15, is Blog Action Day. The subject is 'the power of we. I've decided to reblog my post on National Hiring Day. By all companies helping with a voluntary hire, we can jump start our economy in a fair way. Tom Hendricks (ed. of Musea Zine)
What is Blog Action Day? Founded in 2007, Blog Action Day brings together bloggers from different countries, interests and languages to blog about one important global topic on the same day. Past topics have included water, climate change,…Continue
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Give it a Whirl
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Odium Comix #2 is now for sale!$2 + 2.50 shipping / 3.50 outside the us. 20 pages of diverse comix from 17 artists. Digitally printed with a color cover. Front cover by Meg Powers and Olivia Horvath. Edited by Royce Icon.
Featuring art from: Ess Beckett, Mike Tirehaus, Waza-Loo, Amy Vorhees Searles, A.T. Pratt,…Continue
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Here are the five new entries to my best of the net song list. Just about 91% of these are number one hits you haven't heard - or classics you've missed!
THE NEW SONGS ARE (drum roll please):
Best Mix of Folk and Gospel music, The Caravans, featuring Albertina Walker, “If I Had a Hammer” (yt).
Most Classic Remake of a Classic, Sara Niemietz, “At Last” (yt).
Best US TV Theme Song From a Russian Combo, Messer Chups, “The Munster’s Theme”…Continue
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I am putting together a traveling zine workshop and performance art troupe called the Urban Soul Farmers. Please support our mission to heal the world through art. Contact me if you want us to come to your town or you would like to participate. Donations will be for gas, eating and lodging. We are taking $5 donations. With a $10 or more donation I will send you a gift!!
Added by zoe blaq on October 11, 2012 at 6:41pm — No Comments
Review of A Complete Guide to ‘Hipster Racism’ by Lindy West and Jessica Yee, and Shotgun Seamstress Zine Collection by Osa Atoe, and some thoughts on the POC Zine Project Tour.
Added by Zine Reviews on October 10, 2012 at 4:14pm — No Comments
Call for Donations
The Cushing Memorial Library and Archives at Texas A&M University is resolved to start collecting zines. TAMU hopes to make zines one of its new collecting strengths, and to provide a permanent, accessible Texas home in its archives for the alternative voices that zines document and preserve.
We have selected a few specific areas in which to begin building our…Continue
Added by Jeremy Brett on October 8, 2012 at 1:08pm — No Comments
New ZInes coming soon!
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Okay, one of these zines, "In-Between" is not new - I made it last year in October 2011. But I'm going to post a photo of it now since I neglected to before.…Continue
Added by Aijung Kim on October 7, 2012 at 10:18am — No Comments
Man,i was reading Zine Crush in the Library (Powell's),and I thought of my first zine crush.I was crashing in my friend Brett's basement without telling him.He was staying with this over the hill rock and roll chyck that thought she knew everything.They were eating all these crazy designer drug's and he was living there with her and her boyfriend,like,double teaming her and playing Psychocandy by Jesus and Mary Chain till thier eyes rolled out of thier head's,or something.Well,I met this…Continue
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