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  • Alex Binnie – Scum
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    Alex Binnie’s ‘Scum’ is a cri de coeur against the hostile indifference of the universe and the absolute tyranny of body and mind. Originally written to be read aloud at punk poetry events Binnie [...]

  • The Rita – Anatomical Charisma
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    AS #16 Sam McKinlay ‘THE RITA – Anatomical Charisma’ Introductory notes by Gabrielle Losoncy Stapled color art booklet, 48pp. High quality art plates, exclusively designed and executed for [...]

  • Gary Mundy – Specialist Fabricator
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    Gary Mundy is the founding member of Ramleh, and ran the legendary label Broken Flag. In this frank memoir, Mundy examines themes of alienation, depression, artistic practice and what it means to [...]

  • New Juche – The Devils
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    Adieu all you Judges. New Juche returns with his book of ‘The Devils.’ An unsparing look into the dark rotten heart of Midlothian. Part true-crime narrative, part explicit memoir, ‘The Devils’ [...]

  • Audrey Szasz – Invisibility: A Manifesto
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    ’Shut your mouth,’ Mother tells me. I shut my mouth. ‘Wipe that idiotic grin off your face,’ she says. I wipe the idiotic grin off my face. And as I emerge from diazepam slumber I realize that [...]

  • Steve Finbow – The Mindshaft
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  • Simon Morris – Consumer Guide
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    Originally published in an edition of just 100 copies, Amphetamine Sulphate is proud to bring back to print Consumer Guide, the long-lost first book by Simon Morris. Merging memoir, scabrous [...]

  • Simon Morris – Creepshots
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    Simon Morris’s first book with AS, now reprinted in a white edition. Stapled booklet. 32 pages

  • Isabelle Nicou – Paresis
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    122pp Perfect bound “The paresis conquered my entire right side in a procession of patient and orderly ants. Pins and needles pulsating across my cheek, my leg, my arm, followed by a [...]

  • Isabelle Nicou – Genesis 0
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    108pp Perfect bound As soon as my eyes close, I’m besieged by waves of blood. A piece of flesh floats in with the tide. No panic, only silence and then the sound of the bloody debris when it [...]

  • SJXSJC – Sex Shops Of Sherman Oaks
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    190pp perfect bound paperback with 12 b&w plates by Steven Purtill AS//SF #2   Seismic shocks throughout the bigger cities of Earth. A plane crash in San Francisco. Sexology as detailed [...]

  • Thomas Moore – Forever
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    SADNESS ALWAYS FINDS PEOPLE “I’m writing this instead of killing myself” states the narrator of Forever, Thomas Moore’s most compelling novel yet. A young man travels [...]

  • Martin Bladh – Braquemard: The Clavicle of Gilles de Rais
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    142pp. perfect bound Dimensions: 8 x 6″ Printed in full colour throughout Exquisitely designed by Karolina Urbaniak

  • Christine Angot – Incest
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    A daring novel that made Christine Angot one of the most controversial figures in contemporary France recounts the narrator’s incestuous relationship with her father. Tess Lewis’s [...]

  • Vassilis Vassilikos – Z (50th Anniversary)
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    The fiftieth anniversary edition of Vassilikos’s famous banned novel about a political assassination and its aftermath. A progressive parliamentary deputy is scheduled to appear at a [...]

  • The End: An Electric Sheep Anthology
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    A bold anthology of writing from acclaimed film magazine Electric Sheep. Acclaimed film magazine Electric Sheep presents a bold anthology of new and exclusive writing from cinema’s sharpest [...]

  • J.G Ballard – Cocaine Nights
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    From the iconic author of Crash and Empire of the Sun, Cocaine Nights features a man who finds himself drawn into a network of drugs, pornography, and murder in a Spanish resort. The remarkable [...]

  • Ryu Murakami – Piercing
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    Kawashima Masayuki is a successful graphic designer living in Tokyo with his loving wife, Yoko, and their baby girl. Outwardly, their lives are a picture of happiness and contentment, but every [...]

  • Robert Gluck – Margery Kempe
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    Lust, religious zeal, and heartache come together in this provocative novel about two infatuations, one between a man and his young lover in the late 20th century and another between a [...]

  • Jean-Jacques Schuhl – Dusty Pink
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    A cult classic in France, the first translation of a novel that captures a subjective stroll through an underground, glamorous Parisfinally there are the rolling stones who call for all these at [...]

  • Jandek – The Rays Of Light That Did Not Illumine
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  • Maggot Brain: #7 (Dec/Jan/Feb 2022)
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    “The front cover: is a gorgeous 1981 backstage photo of Lou Reed, subject of a phenomenal feature by former NY Rocker contributor Lisa Jane Persky. Inside you will also find: Grateful Dead [...]

  • Ugly Things: #58
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    “Our cover boasts an extensive feature on the legendary sixties West Coast psychedelic group Clear Light. Other compelling coverage this time includes Canadian garage punks the Plague, [...]

  • The Wire: #454 December 2021
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    “Laraaji: New York’s mystic sage of healing vibrations talks the power of sound and new album Circle Of Celebration with collaborators Arji OceAnanda, Greg Fox and Shahzad Ismaily. [...]

  • Peter Brotzmann – Along The Way
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    The US release of Peter Brötzmann’s new book, Along The Way, chronicling the last decade of his artwork (2010-2020). This beautiful 228-page hardback featuring full color reproductions was [...]

  • Sound American No. 26: The OCCAM Ocean Issue
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    “SA26: the OCCAM Ocean Issue, focuses on the radical musical eco-system of French composer Éliane Radigue’s OCCAM Ocean project. In a first for the publication, this issue is built [...]

  • Speaking And Listening
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    Speaking And Listening is a book conceived by the artists Yann Sérandour, Félicia Atkinson, Julien Bismuth, and the curator Sophie Kaplan, revolving around questions of narrative, listening and [...]

  • Charles Duvelle and Hisham Mayet – The Photographs of Charles Duvelle: Disques Ocora and Collection Prophet
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    Disques Ocora, a French label dedicated to capturing and publishing the sounds of folkloric culture from around the world, is held in the highest possible regard in the realms of professional and [...]

  • It’s Psychedelic Baby! – Issue #2/2
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    The new It’s Psychedelic Baby!, dedicated to British psychedelic folk. New issue of printed version projected from the well-known, leading psych on-line site It’s Psychedelic Baby! [...]

  • Hartmut Geerkin and Chris Trent – Omniverse Su Ra
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    Revised and expanded second edition of Hartmut Geerken and Chris Trent’s comprehensive reference Omniverse Sun Ra, originally published in 1994. Full-color 304-page hardcover book. French [...]

  • Discreet Music Mag #2
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    Second issue of Discreet Music Mag, featuring interviews with Greymouth and Jon Collin and a long piece on IDDB 001-044. Full colour, written in English. Discreet Music, 2021

  • ON&BY Christian Marclay
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    The artist Christian Marclay’s ideas and practice, in his own words and those of the foremost writers engaged with his work.Influencing a generation of artists, musicians and theorists, [...]

  • Natasha Stagg – Sleeveless
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    Essays and stories on fashion, art, and culture in the New York of the 2010s.We were supposed to meet Rose McGowan at Café d’Alsace after the party, but she cancelled at the last minute. I [...]

  • Sylvere Lotringer – Overexposed
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    A report on the administration of deviant desire in specialized clinics that documents the way our postmodern society exposes sexuality to the point of overexposure.Do you ever get aroused by [...]

  • Deux Soeurs
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    A reader to artist Beatrice Gibson’s films that explores representations of parenthood, friendship, and disobedience. Deux Soeurs brings together a chorus of voices–from Audre Lorde [...]

  • Adam Zmith – Deep Sniff
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    Adam Zmith reveals the long history of the quick rush from sniffing poppers. 3, 2, 1… inhale, deep. From the Victorian infirmary and the sex clubs of the 1970s, poppers vapour has released [...]

  • Jean Genet – The Criminal Child
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    A new collection of works by Jean Genet, one of the twentieth century’s most influential writers, including the first translation of one of his most important works. Criminal Child offers [...]

  • Jean Genet – Prisoner of Love
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    Starting in 1970, Jean Genet—petty thief, prostitute, modernist master—spent two years in the Palestinian refugee camps in Jordan. Always an outcast himself, Genet was drawn to this displaced [...]

  • Alberto Moravia – Contempt
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    Contempt is a brilliant and unsettling work by one of the revolutionary masters of modern European literature. All the qualities for which Alberto Moravia is justly famous—his cool clarity of [...]

  • Adolfo Bioy Casares – The Invention of Morel
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    Jorge Luis Borges declared The Invention of Morel a masterpiece of plotting, comparable to The Turn of the Screw and Journey to the Center of the Earth. Set on a mysterious island, Bioy’s [...]

  • Leonora Carrington – Down Below
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    Down Below is a stunning work of memoir that gives readers a look into the mind of one of Surrealism’s most compelling figures and an unforgettable depiction of brilliance and madness. [...]

  • Leonora Carrington – The Hearing Trumpet
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    An old woman enters into a fantastical world of dreams and nightmares in this surrealist classic admired by Björk and Luis Buñuel. One of the first things ninety-two-year-old Marian Leatherby [...]

  • Jeremias Gotthelf – The Black Spider
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    A fairy tale-like story of the evil that can haunt communities years after it has happened. Susan Bernofsky’s translation brings power to the unusal narrative and makes modern an old horror tale.

  • Shadows of Carcosa
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    A collection of classic cosmic horror tales perfect for fans of the genre and of “the weird” in general. From the fictional land of Carcosa that inspired the HBO show True Detective [...]

  • Robert Aickman – Compulsory Games
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    The best and most interesting stories by Robert Aickman, a master of the supernatural tale, the uncanny, and the truly weird. Cross Henry James with M. R. James and you might end up with a writer [...]

  • Jean-Patrick Manchette – The Mad and the Bad
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    Manchette takes the crime novel to another level. Blood, sex, money, betrayal, hatred, and selfishness are all present in such a manner and volume that the average crime writer would blush. But [...]

  • Jean-Patrick Manchette – Nada
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    This tour de force political thriller, told in Manchette’s signature noir style, follows a group of far left extremists in the throes of post-1968 disillusionment Nada is the most overtly [...]

  • Anna Kavan – Machines In The Head
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    Enter the strange and haunting world of Anna Kavan, author of mind-bending stories that blend science fiction and the author’s own harrowing experiences with drug addiction, in this new [...]