Three issues, 24, 32, 48 pp., comprising a complete run of this early punk fanzine including interviews and band profiles written by V. Vale, John Doe, Ajax and others, reviews of live performances and recordings by local and national artists including Blondie, The Cramps, Sex Pistols Television, The Lewd, Iggy Pop, The Damned, etc., illustrated throughout with a mix of promotional and candid band photos contributed by Kathy Hammond, Dag Rex, and K. Leo. 4to. Original color illustrated wrpps. Seattle (Twisted) 1977-1978.
Twisted was a very early punk magazine which covered major punk acts together with future local legends including Screamers, Black Randy, Lewd, and S’nots, and was possibly the first west coast publication to cover The Ramones. Notable for its brightly-colored cover graphics and high production value compared with other 'zines of the era, Twisted covered the emerging punk scene from the standpoint of the Pacific Northwest. Very scarce; as of May 2018, WorldCat locates only a single holding of this serial in North America. Book ID: 47288