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Sniffin' Glue


On this date in 1976, the first issue of punk fanzine Sniffin' Glue + Other Rock 'N' Roll Habitswas distributed. It was a monthly founded by Mark Perry (who later formed the band Alternative TV). The fanzine initially sold about 50 copies per issue but had increased circulation to 15,000 copies by the time he ceased creating it in 1978.

Wikipedia: Sniffin' Glue

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In 2000, Mark Perry released Sniffin' Glue: The Essential Punk Accessory, which is a compilation of all the issues of the publication plus some new material written by Mark Perry.

Sniffin' Glue: The Essential Punk Accessory: Available at


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