Writers and artists look at how well (or poorly) movies of the 1930s hold up under today's gaze. Within: women taking control, the Hays Code, Thin Man drinking games, dubbed Dracula, and some AMAZING Busby Berkeley tribute art. Highly recommended.
60 pages, quarter-size.
The second issue of the excellent movies of the 1930s zine, A Great and Terrible Golden Age. Within: a Joan Crawford rich person solo sport montage, Soviet sci-fi, the pompous genius of "the fifth Marx Brother" Margaret Dumont, Greta Garbo's only rom-com, and Ernst Lubitsch galore!
Contributions from Emily Alden Foster, Bethany Simard, Yvonne Li, Emily Parrish, Lindsey Simard, Robert Dynamite, Tessa Brunton, and Joshua James Amberson...[ continued ]
An entire issue of A Great and Terrible Golden Age dedicated to the one-and-only Claudette Colbert. Essays and comics about her controversial (and motion picture industry-altering) boobs in Cecil B. DeMille's 1932 film The Sign of the Cross and her year of ruling Hollywood (1934) when she made It Happened One Night, Cleopatra, Four Frightened People, and Imitation of Life...[ continued ]
In My Complicated Relationship With Food, Zach discusses his unusual relationship with food by reviewing a variety of (seemingly) simple and common foods. What comes out is uncommonly hilarious and fascinating.
And any zine that starts by saying, "I have weird thoughts about food. I am well aware that many of my ideas are ridiculous and probably wrong" is bound to be something special...[ continued ]
One large newsprint sheet of sheer madness. It's always a pleasure.
Alex Simon interviews Ellie from Good Throb, interview with Mark Winter (Coneheads, CCTV), a poem by Shannon of Hysterics, Mateo from Dawn of Humans writes about his favorite Europe tour records, and DX writes about that NYC feeling. Art by Cecilia Caldierra and Sam Ryser.
Back issues of newsprint punk paper madness. These eight issues cover every Nuts! publication since relocating from Olympia to Brooklyn. Buy them as a pack here and save a few bucks, or use the links below to purchase individual issues.
Nuts! #11 ($4.00)
Nuts! #12 ($4...[ continued ]
Everything you've ever wanted to know about Prince. Critical and reverent, The Prince Zine looks at fame culture, gender, and sexuality while still having fun along the way.
The Symbol, the Jehovah’s Witnesses, Michael Jackson, parental advisory, Wendy & Lisa, protégés, movies, power, the early years, The Revolution, The New Power Generation, fun facts galore, and an epic discography...[ continued ]
Last copy! Taking his long-running Paper Radio/Signals zine in a new direction, Tin Can Telephone is DJ Frederick's brand new variety zine. Spanning from personal stories to book reviews and a 1964 hometown murder mystery, it's a fascinating ride. Plus: 40 years of concerts in New Hampshire, in review form (including Cocteau Twins and Odetta!).
20 pages, half-letter size...[ continued ]