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OMG ZINE GRAB BAGS

THE GRAB BAGS ARE ALL GONE NOW, THANK YOU EVERYONE!

i have some zine grab bags for you! 4 with ~14 zines for £3.50 and 1 deluxe grab bag with 20 zines for £5 which includes a bunch of doubles from my personal collection. UK ONLY via standard 2nd class post. PayPal to vampiresushidistro@gmail.com / send it via paypal.me/tukru or you can use the buttons below.

~ 14 ZINE STANDARD ZINE GRAB BAG £3.50 – SOLD OUT

~ 20 ZINE DELUXE ZINE GRAB BAG £5.00 – SOLD OUT

IN OTHER NEWS. i’m doing some events in july, check out the Events Calendar for details for now, (i’ll post about them properly closer to the time) and i have some new zines/back in stock = Brown Girl #1, The Common Cold, Poly/Not Poly, Versions of Violence.

 

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LATE AT TATE BRITAIN: PLATINUM PARADISE (tonight, friday june 2nd!)

sorry for the last minute information again but we’re tabling at Late at Tate Britain: Platinum Paradise TONIGHT (friday june 2nd)

Tate Britain, Millbank, London, SW1P 4RG
2 June 2017 at 18.00–22.00

Inspired by the Queer British Art exhibition at Tate Britain, we’re celebrating how LGBTQ communities have manifested themselves from the underground to the forefront of popular culture with a night of music, discussion, film, workshops and performances.

LINEUP

>>> MUSIC >>>
Dance in the Duveens with Bbz London

Catch DJ sets from low-key Londoner and PDA resident Larry B and artist, cultural critic and DJ madison moore

>>> DISCUSSION
Hear curator Clare Barlow in discussion with director Stephen Isaac-Wilson, writer Kareem Reid and artist/BFI Flare programmer Jay Bernard.

madison moore and panellists Victoria Sin, Nontokozo F Sihwa and Jay Jay Revlon as they address music and dance floors as sites of resistance.

Author Alex Pilcher talk us through her book A Queer Little History of Art, a celebration of over 100 years of queer creativity

>>> FILM
Watch a short video work by Jay Bernard asking: how do we address erasure, forgetting and deliberate exclusion, particularly around black queer lives?

See UK Gay Bar Directory, a moving image archive of over 170 gay bars filmed in 13 cities across the UK by artists Hannah Quinlan and Rosie Hastings, accompanied by performance from Chloe AD Filani.

>>> WORKSHOPS
Have a kiki and a ball with a taster vogueing workshop led by voguer and DJ Jay Jay Revlon.

Join a collaborative session to create an alternative pride flag with artist and Tate Collective London member Gaby Sahhar.

Share your stories about queerness and sexuality to help, guide and highlight issues inside and outside todays LGBTQ culture with Tate Collective London.

>>> PERFORMANCE
Pay homage to drag with performances from Dean Atta and FKA in the Black Flamingo Open Studio.

>>> EXPLORE
See zines, artist’s books and exhibition catalogues from the Tate Library collections highlighting international LGBT art histories. Take a browse of our queer zine fair.

*** FIND OUT MORE ***
http://www.tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-britain/late/late-tate-britain/late-tate-britain-platinum-paradise

Late at Tate Britain is curated by Tate Collective London.

All events are drop-in and operate on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please note a ticket is required to enter the Queer British Art exhibition.18–25 year olds get 50% off exhibition tickets with a valid ID.

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BENT FEST ZINE FAIR!

this saturday (27th May) i’m tabling at BENT FEST ZINE FAIR at DIY Space for London from 12 til 4.30pm, and i’m also staying for the gigs (& hopefully karaoke) afterwards, as a civilian. it’s gonna be fun fun fun!

BENT FEST is hosting a zine fair this year!!! ♥ ♥ Saturday daytime will be full of a dreamy selection of queer zinester babes, all selling rad art and zines.

The zine fair is FREE ENTRY but if you want to stay for the bands and the rest of Bent Fest you will need to buy a ticket. A £20 ticket covers the whole weekend (5 events!!), on sale now: http://www.bentfest.bigcartel.com/

More info about the main fest here: https://www.facebook.com/events/323319111399681/

i think i might be the actual worst at keeping y’all updated about what the distro is up to..

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EASTER SALE / DISCOUNT CODE


you can get 17% off your order until FRIDAY 21st APRIL with the code MUNAA17, just enter it in the ‘coupon code’ box at the check out + press apply code. any problems, PLEASE LET US KNOW. (email or tweet us maybe?)

the coupon runs out on friday because saturday is our last mail day until like may 6th because we’re off to glasgow for Glasgow Zine Fest and other adventures for the early may bank holiday weekend and i traded my midweek day off for an extra long weekend. also we got two new zines in stock the other day..

NEW IN STOCK: our victory line #2, scorpio moon #4.

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LEEDS ZINE FAIR AT LEEDS CENTRAL LIBRARY THIS SATURDAY


We are going to be at the Leeds Zine Fair at Leeds Central Library (facebook event) this Saturday from 11am til 3pm. actually posting this live from megabus cos i forgot to do it last night/earlier this week. hope to see at at least some of you there.

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OMG MEGA DISTRO UPDATE OMG + GRRRL ZINE FAIR

so we went to Sheffield Zine Fest and we came back with a bunch of new stock as usual! also we got some new stuff for the zine fest and some of it arrived afterwards ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ also a bunch of stuff is back in stock!!!

NEW STOCK: barren, brick, conductors of the metaphysical examination, don’t f**cking touch me stickers, fault & fracture #4 (i had to go and forget one of the zines from the photo and now it’s too bloody dark to retake), hedgehog in the fog #10, itch scratch, mythologising me #12 / say hi and wave #3, scorpio moon #3, someone somewhere #1, sonorus #4, telegram #40, telegram #41, telegram #42.

BACK IN STOCK: hedgehog in the fog #7, hedgehog in the fog #8, here. in my head #15, here. in my head #16, scorpio moon #1, scorpio moon #2, scratch that itch #4, your pretty face is going straight to hell #19, your pretty face is going straight to hell #21, your pretty face is going straight to hell #23.

in other news, i’m tabling at GRRRL ZINE FAIR this sunday (march 12th) at Moth Club in Hackney, London (facebook event) see you there yeah?

ps. happy late international women’s day!

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SHEFFIELD ZINE CITY HERE WE COME

WE’LL BE AT SHEFFIELD ZINE FEST (facebook) (website) (map) THIS SATURDAY (25th february 2017) see you there, yeah?

Sorry we’ve been on the quiet side lately, so called real life has got in the way. 2016 was a year of many sassy and sometimes it’s hard to stay motivated or active in even things you love so much when life’s like that. also i got a new job in September that actually has me going to work most days, no more life of infinite broke af leisure. but im all settled in now and it’s Zine Fest Season. we’ll be back with a big old update of new zines sometime next week, promise. hope to see a bunch of y’all in Sheffield tomorrow.

TAKE CARE.

xxxx tukru ?
(actually typing this up on the train to London. otherwise been so goddamn organised this morning, there had to be something i forgot, am i rite?)

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HAPPY WINTER SOLSTICE + reminder that we do gift vouchers *wink wink*

HAPPY WINTER SOLSTICE YOU GUISE! also….

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hey i know it’s a bit late for posting zines to anyone in time for a certain gift giving holiday now, but did you know we do gift vouchers? we have listings for £5, £10 and £15 but i can do custom amounts too if you email us (vampiresushidistro@gmail.com) or use our fancy new contact form. and i’ll be around checking the email & able to send you the voucher code late into christmas eve if you get desperate xxx