CLASSIC ISSUE PUNK #1 HAS BEEN REPRINTED AND AVAILABLE AT THE GALLERY.
John Holmstrom is marking Punk Magazine’s 40th Anniversary with an exhibit at Howl! Happening in NYC featuring John’s classic work and work from contributing artists from Punk.
Also, they have actually reprinted the now classic hard-to-find first issue, or Punk #1 with the famous Lou Reed interview that started the whole thing. It is an excellent quality reprint, and only $5 so you should get a few.
You already missed the opening on January 14, but two more events are planned:
THURSDAY JANUARY 21 at HOWL!
A panel discussion on PUNK Magazine, Tom Forcade and the history of government repression towards rock music:
Moderator: Bill Weinberg (award-winning, 30-year journalist in the fields of human rights, indigenous peoples, ecology and war and former News Editor at High Times magazine in the 1990s)
John Holmstrom (Founding Editor of PUNK Magazine)
Sean Howe (author of “The History of Marvel Comics” and the upcoming book about Tom Forcade)
Elin Wilder (Associate Publisher, PUNK Magazine, 1977-78) FACEBOOK EVENT HERE
THURSDAY JANUARY 28 – 7PM Another on January 28 with Roberta Bayley and Mary Harron: My two favorite women in the world, both were so important to the creative success of7P< PUNK Magazine. Panel discussion on the 28th at 7 pm at HOWL, 6 East 1st Street, NYC. (around the corner from CBGB)
Show closes on the 30th. Rumors of a closing party are circulating.