‘The Secret Public’ Fanzine

picture-18126-1372868517Ken Bachor // March 19, 2013

From hand-stapled zines, to show posters, to album art and inserts, the punk press was just as creative, roiling, and edgy as the music that inspired it. The new book Punk Press: Rebel Rock in the underground Press, 1968-1980, by Vincent Berniere and Mariel Primois, collects some of the most striking and important printed artifacts from the global punk scene’s seamy, nervy, newsprinted underbelly.