Attack!!!! is a zine I make in the UK which is made up of new creative work - meaning writing, artwork and music (so far - I'm hoping someone will produce a film or some choreography or a brand new recipe for us sometime).
Every issue is themed and at the moment the theme for each successive issue is a different piece of work from issue 5.
I'm very happy to say that issue 10 is out today. This is a picture of it from the front:
In this case, the "piece of work from issue 5" that everyone's responded to is "I tried to stand," by Ian Duncan Smith (who also drew cover illustration). This is the original text:
And Ian's own website is at iandsmith.com
Contributors this issue include:
Arts Educator for Brockwell Lido, general poker of things with sticks and commander-in-chief of the War Against Boredom.
Multidisciplinary artist (I just discovered, checking out his website more closely!) and lead singer of Dogtanion
Steve writes a column for our local rag, the Central Somerset Gazette, and goes around picking up prizes in local writing competitions. He actually can't attend the issue launch tonight because he'd already committed to attend the Weston Super Mare Writing Competition Prize Ceremony having submitted two shortlisted entries!
Mad science-artist and member of Owl Project
, makers of small wooden noisemaking devices. The next issue will also feature an exclusive new Owl Project track on CD.
This is me.
Plus more writing and artwork Johanna van Fessem, Mark Lewis, Andy Murray, Chris Murray, Ben Platts-Mills, Rae Rae and Erica Viola.
Dazed and Confused
have called us "revered"
called us "always engrossing and thoughtprovoking"
called us "curious"
Leeds Music Scene
called us "a niche product [that] isn't going to appeal to the masses.
Okay, do you want one? This is the shop