Sunday, 7 April 2013

Zine News Round-Up: 07.04.13

picture by Liz Prince - thanks!

Seems to be a very quiet one this fortnight… or maybe we just haven’t been able to find enough zine news?  Keep sending us your news (or news that you’ve heard of that you think we’d like to hear about)! It’s just me running the blog at the moment so there’s only so much of the internet I can read! Spillthezinesuk @



1. Zine Releases
2. Upcoming Events
3. Submission Calls
4. Distro news


1. Zine Releases
- The latest Lights Go Out zine is out now, featuring reviews of gigs from 2012 . details here: 
- Let us know if we’ve missed anything -!

2. Upcoming Events
- Artists’ Bookmarket: Saturday 20 April, The Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, 11am til 6pm.  Lots of artwork and zines on sale! More details at
 - Victoria Baths Fanzine Fair: Sunday 5 May, Victoria Baths, Manchester, 12 til 4pm.  More info here:

3. Submission Calls
- Kat W is looking for reviews, essays, quotes and artwork for her Stephen King fanzine, titled ‘Death Is When The Monsters Get You’.  For more info, email
- Annabell is creating a zine called ‘fōbēə’, focusing on strange and obscure phobias. Illustration, articles, and stories all welcome, and even if you don't fancy submitting but have an obscure phobia you’d like to share, that would be helpful too. More info, email
- Poor Lass, a zine about working class women, is looking for submissions for its second issue!  More info at
- If you have any art that you want to put out into the world please feel free to submit them to Brown Paper Bundles! Get in touch at thechickencoop @
- Beth Siveyer is looking for submissions for an updated e-zine titled 'We Heart Lisa Simpson'.  Lots more info here:
- Feminist campaign 'Armpits for August' are looking for submissions on their zine about women's body hair.  For more info, check out their website
- Pandora Press, a feminist compzine from Swansea, are looking for submissions for their 6th issue! The theme is body.  More info at

4. Distro News
- Marching Stars Distro is off hiatus, and has had a big redesign! Woo!
- Lots more zines in stock at Vampire Sushi Distro!
- New stock at Princesa Pirata Distro!
SW Zines website updated with new zines:

5. AOB
 - Check out this video about last weekend's DIY Cultures 2013 zine fest: 

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