By: Vale, V., ed.
Tabloid newspaper, 11 1/4 by 17 1/2-inches. The first three issues of RE/Search, one first printing and two reprints. The tabloid ‘zine that morphed, with issue 4/5, into a book publisher that specialized in subculture themes like industrial music, tattooing and piercing, “strange” films and music, etc. Founded by V. Vale, who published the venerable Search & Destroy from 1977 to 1979. Included are: RE/Search 1. 1988 reprint (originally published in 1980), 36 pp. Newsprint is yellowed with light edge wear and small chips, and a 5 1/2-inch tear at the center crease of the front cover. Includes articles on The Slits, punk prostitutes, Cabaret Voltaire, J.G. Ballard, Throbbing Gristle, Sun-Ra, Non; RE/Search 2. 1981 (original printing), 36 pp. Light yellowing and a few small tears. Articles on Monte Cazazza, Diane Di Prima, performance artist Z’ev, musician and producer James Blood Ulmer, a German electronic music chart, “A Novices Guide to West African Music;” RE/Search 3. 1988 reprint (originally published in 1981), 40 pp. Light yellowing and edge wear. Articles on Fela Kuti, Kathy Acker, Sordide Sentimental, female modification, S&M lesbians, SPK, cannibalism, etc.
Title: RE/Search Nos. 1, 2 and 3
Categories: Music, Industrial,
Publisher: San Francisco, RE/Search-Rough Trade-Searchlight Pulishing:
Book Condition: Very Good
Seller ID: 2262