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Razorcake 118


Razorcake 118 features Soul Glo, One Punk’s Guide to Black Musicians, Sweet Reaper, Tim Kinsella, and Penelope Houston.

Gorsky Press, Inc.

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This issue:

Cover by Salpy Talian
Photo by Skylar Watkins

Soul Glo: Interview by James Spooner and Chris Terry

One Punk’s Guide to Black Musicians by Sophia Zarders

This One Punk’s Guide is actually three punk’s guide to Black musicians (presented by the students of Our Lady of Cacophony—Del, Jude, and Dinah). A zine within a zine illustrated by Sophia Zarders. This curated illustrated guide introduces you to a variety of contemporary black musicians.

Sweet Reaper: Interview by Rosie Gonce
Tim Kinsella: Interview by Kurt Morris
Penelope Houston: Interview by Michael T. Fournier
Donna Ramone takes one dog a day for loneliness. (instagram)
Jim Ruland, unembarrassed, uses the word hanky-panky while talking about James Joyce. (instagram, website, twitter)
Bianca runs away from the generic anger.
Sean Carswell places the fate of the world in a hamburger bun. (instagram)
Rev. Nørb wants to riot and the search results are not promising. (instagram, website)
Puro Pinche Poetry: Gritos Del Barrio (Edited by Ever Velasquez (instagram) and Eugenia Nicole (instagram)
Jamaica Dyer therapeutically rips up the past. (instagram)
Ben Snakepit, on his 100th column, says his farewells. (instagram)
Rhythm Chicken and the unrequited love for the unrequested whatever. (instagram)
Art Fuentes votes against the slobbering swine. (instagram, twitter)
Designated Dale separates his laundry and questions the patriarchy.

And photos and illustrations from the lovely and talented:

Chris Boarts Larson (instagram, facebook, website)
Rachel Murray Framingheddu
(instagram, website)
Leah Norwood (instagram, website)

This issue is dedicated to the memory of Breonna Taylor

112 page black and white newsprint magazine with 2-color covers
Gorsky Press, 2020

Razorcake Mission Statement:

Razorcake provides consistent coverage of do-it-yourself punk culture that you won’t find anywhere else. We believe in positive, progressive, community-friendly DIY punk. We do our part.

DIY punk culture is often misrepresented, misunderstood, and the target of corporate exploitation. Razorcake supports a legit community of punk music and culture as the only bona fide 501(c)(3) non-profit music magazine in the US.

Our bi-monthly fanzine is a one-of-a-kind resource for the DIY punk community. Over the years, Razorcake has developed this resource to help document every facet of this culture. The Razorcake Gorsky umbrella also includes book publishing, record pressing, live shows and readings, and a thriving web presence that maintains weekly podcasts, webcomics, and videos.

Our open participation policy means anyone can become a contributor. Currently, Razorcake offers a forum for over 180 long-term independent volunteer writers, photographers, illustrators, and musicians from around the world. We take pride in our scenes and represent them internationally. We also distribute the magazine to over twenty countries.

DIY punk is an exciting, evolving culture that can thrive outside of corporate interests. Our goal is to continue operating a modern framework where this community of independent, DIY punk can continue.

Additional information

Weight 7 oz
Dimensions 11 × 8.5 × .375 in