Metal History Through Fanzines

Chainletter Zine (US)

Chainletter #16 (MD, USA) 1994

Chainletter #16 (MD, USA) 1994. Editor ” Mark Gonce”

Reliable and long running zine (see other entries on this site) out of Baltimore by Mark Gonce (also from the local MD band Corpsegrinder,yes,  the one where “George” got his start). Still going strong in late 1994, this issue features Dark Tranquillity, Samael, Mayhem, Dying Fetus, Kataklysm, Gutted, Pandemonium, Asphyx, Oppressor, Horror of Horrors, Inner Thought and Epidemic…


Chainletter #12 (MD, USA) 1993

Chainletter #12 (MD, USA) 1993. Editor ” Mark Gonce”

This photocopied zine out of Baltimore was a reliable effort from editor Mark Gonce, also known for his band “Corpsegrinder” which was the original home of Cannibal Corpse/Monstrosity vocalist and Maryland native George “Corpsegrinder” Fisher. Features Leukemia, Sorrow, Invocator, Eternal Torment, Fear Factory, Disembowelment, Damonacy, and more…