Metal History Through Fanzines

Phoenix From the Crypt zine (UK)

Phoenix From the Crypt #4 (England) 1984

Phoenix From the Crypt #4 (England) 1984. Editors: “Middie” and “Pek”

First, apologies for the lack of updates; its been a hectic year, etc., however it is still my long-term intention to keep this archive alive and keep adding new zines.                                                         So, once things get back to normal, more frequent updates will occur! – Jason

Today’s entry is a mostly Punk/crossover zine with a healthy affinity for some metal. These guys were in Disattack at some point, along with a young Bill Steer (later of Carcass and Napalm Death). Also features 80s Finnish punkers Mellakka, a pretty cool Metallica interview (between Kill em All and Ride the Lightning), Depression, Dirge, Inferno, Aussie cult act I Spit on Your Gravy, zine and music reviews and more. PDF up in downloads.