New York: Punk Publications, 1975-1981.
Complete in 15 issues total, numbered 1-17 (issues 9 and 13 were never printed), plus Punk Special D.O.A. Official Filmbook, 1979 Calendar, High Times color supplement, illustrated June 1980 East Village Eye "John Holmstrom and the Death of Punk," and the 1976 "Punk Fotonovela" issue of Barcelona-based mag Rock Comix that reprints issue #6 in Spanish. Variously folio folded tabloid and quarto, pictorial wrappers. Near Fine overall. Occasional light wear. A few faint stains to contents of issue #1. #4 includes Debby Harry playmate poster with a bit of clear tape at corners. Mailing label on #5 as well as #10 with lightly stained cover, backed-out postal stamp, clipped corner. Light foxing to Fotonovela. The full run of the illustrated fanzine that irreverently defined punk's early days, plus a bunch of extras including Holmstrom's 1980 ruminations on punk rock's success/demise. Overall, a ridunculous pile of punk. Item #151119007