Issue #16 of Irish punk fanzine Riot 77 is out now, featuring interviews with Steve Rapid, the braintrust behind the Thomas House and members of TSOL, New Bomb Turks & Dictators.
Included in the issue are interviews with New Bomb Turks frontman and author of “We Never Learn” Eric Davidson, Jack Grisham of prototype Orange County Hardcore outfit TSOL, Handsome Dick Manitoba from the legendary Dictators, the commanders in chief of Dublin’s only independently owned and operated Punk Rock bar The Thomas House, and founder of Dublin’s first Punk Rock fanzine Raw Power, Steve Rapid.
Riot 77 is available in Dublin from Freebird Records (Wicklow Street), No Bother Shop (3 Crow Street, Temple Bar), Thomas House Pub (86 Thomas Street) and Scampkid Distro ([email protected]) for the measly sum of €3. It’s also available in the U.K. through That’s Not Skanking in Manchester, The Punker Bunker in Brighton, All Ages in London and Negative Reaction in the Northeast. In France you can get it through UVPR, in Spain through Bronco Bullfrog and in the U.S. through Run & Hide distro and Green Noise Records (Portland, Oregon). You can also have it delivered straight to your door by sending some well-concealed cash to Riot 77 Magazine: PO Box 11342, Dublin 2, Ireland, or via Paypal to [email protected]