PIONER

(In Cyrillic typefont)

[#17154]
No. 1 (Lector's item No. 1). December 9/"80 (4to). The Hague, 1980. 12 pages, selfwrappers, stapled (only very light soilage)

EUR 280.00

Edited by Alfred van der Helm, artist periodical. With contributions by Robert Smith (The Cure), Stuart Moxham (Young Marble Giants), Wendy Smith, Vini Reilly (Durutti Column), Patrik Fitzgerald (Josef Garret), Jonathan Richman, Mark Beer, Paul Van Der Laan, Cor Grout. From a variety of very familiar postpunk and new wave bands, including three postcard poems by Robert Smith of The Cure, a poem by Stuart Moxham of Young Marble Giants, along with a drawing of YMB by Wendy Smith, A poem by Vini Reilly of Durutti Column entitled "A Tramp", a poem by Steve Miro, short stories and poems by Patrik Fitzgerals, and a reproduction of a letter and a signed Dutch bank note by Jonathan Richman. Additional illustrations are included from Paul van der Kaan, and additional poetry by Cor Grout.