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John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach

Specific Object was pleased to present John McLaughlin : Ascetic Approach, an exhibition at Susan Inglett Gallery, March 21 - April 20, 2019.

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Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 45 x 29 cm. (unfolded) ; 29.8 x 22.5 cm (folded)
  • 28 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research

Vol. 2, No. 11 (1979)

V. Vale, Jim Thorne, Ruby Ray, The Dead Kennedys

Volume two, issue number eleven of the newsprint punk periodical Search & Destroy, published in 1979. Edited by V. Vale. Text and images include: "Seven Myths that Made Us Modern;" "Computer Portraits," photos by Ruby Ray; "Middle Class," lyrics by the Middle Class, photo by Robbe-Gray; "Mayo Thompson;" "Throbbing Gristle;" "John Cooper Clarke;" "Screamers;" "Dead Kennedys;" "Alley Cats;" and more. ... [details]

San Francisco, CA: Search & Destroy,
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$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Very mild yellowing from age of covers and pages and light overall rubbing, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24733]
Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 45 x 29 cm. (unfolded) ; 29 x 22.5 cm (folded)
  • 28 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research

No. 9 (1978)

V. Vale, Pere Ubu, The Dead Kennedys, Ray Campi, Tom Verlaine, Nico Ordway

Issue number nine of the newsprint punk periodical Search & Destroy, published in 1978. Edited by V. Vale. Interviews, texts, and images include: "Dead Kennedy's: For a Topco Future Beyond the Grave?;" "Penelope Gets Personal: An Avenger's Conversation;" "Hank: From Down Under to Over the Top;" "Ray Campi: Rockabilly Rebels Need No Revival;" "'X' From Los Angeles: Rated;" "centerfold;" "Situationism for Today: A Negative Trend;" "Winston Tong;" "Zeros Fresh from A Pacific Northwest Raid;" "Eraserhead: 'Details Make Your Life Stand Out;'" "Television: Tom Verlaine Prior to the Breakup!;" "A History of Black Humor by Nico Ordway;" "Pere Ubu: 'Shopping is a Drug;'" "Screamers Play Word Games with Babeth;" "D. ... [details]

San Francisco, CA: Search & Destroy,
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$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Very mild yellowing from age of covers and pages and light overall rubbing, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24732]
Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 45 x 29 cm.
  • 28 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research

No. 8 (1978)

V. Vale, Devo, Tony Dil, Syl Sylvain, Irene Dogmatic, Siouxsie & The Banshees, Pere Ubu

Issue number eight of the newsprint punk periodical Search & Destroy, published in 1978. Edited by V. Vale. Interviews, texts, and images include: "Tony Dil asks, 'What's WRONG with the word 'political?;'" "S. ... [details]

San Francisco, CA: Search & Destroy,
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$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Very mild yellowing from age of covers and pages and light overall rubbing, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24731]
Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 45 x 29 cm.
  • [20] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research

No. 3 (1977)

V. Vale, Black Randy, Christina Chromatic, The Avengers, Patti Smith, Captain Beefheart, Tom Verlaine, Brian Eno, Nico Ordway, Devo, Blondie

Issue Number Three of the newsprint punk periodical Search & Destroy, published in 1977. Edited by V. Vale. Essays, interviews, and images include: "Black Randy: LA Punk Rocker Makes the Rich Eat Shit," an interview with Black Randy; "Avengers: We Are The One!," an interview between Christina Chromatic and The Avengers; "Patti Smith / Captain Beefheart," text by Patti Smith and a brief interview with Captain Beefheart; "Tom Verlaine / Eno - Some Oblique Strategies," an interview between Lynnx and Tom Verlaine and a selection of Brian Eno's Oblique Strategies; "Alternative TV's Mark P/Politics of Punk," by Nico Ordway; "Devo: 2nd Part of the De-Evaluation Band Interview;" "Blondie: Interviewed Backstage at the Old Waldorf;" "Weirdos: Cliff Talks," an interview with Cliff from The Weirdos; "The Residents: No Longer a Mystery;" "Crime in San Francisco: A Poster History;" "Street Reports: London by Vermillion/LA by The Dils;" and "International Directory of New Wave Sources. [details]

San Francisco, CA: Search & Destroy,
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$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Very mild yellowing from age of covers and pages, and some original crinkling of verso, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24730]
Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 45 x 29 cm.
  • 20 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research

No. 2 (1977)

V. Vale, Iggy Pop, Ramones, Nickey Beat, The Clash, Annette Weatherman, Vermillion Sands, Vivienne Westwood, Nico Ordway, Devo

Issue Number Two of the newsprint punk periodical Search & Destroy, published in 1977. Edited by V. Vale. Essays include: "Iggy: Bass Voice, Metallic Wit, Spike Hair, X-Ray Smile;" interview with Iggy Pop; "Penelope's Past: Teenage Rebel with Avenger's Cause;" "Ramones Go West: California Sun Strokes NY Skins;" "Nickey Beat: The Weirdos vs. ... [details]

San Francisco, CA: Search & Destroy,
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$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Very mild yellowing from age of covers and pages, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24728]
Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 45 x 29 cm.
  • 28 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research

No. 7 (1978)

V. Vale, Ricky Trance, Richard Peterson, DNA, Devo, Subway Sect, Roky Erickson, Cabaret Voltaire, Bruce Conner

Issue Number Seven of the newsprint punk periodical Search & Destroy, published in 1978. Edited by V. Vale. Essays and images include: "SCREAMERS: Relaxin at Camarillo On a Northwest Tour," photos by Richard Peterson; "Corporate Life Forms on Virgin Territory: DEVO" an interview between Search & Destroy and DEVO; "John Waters: Pink Flamingos, Manson & The JFK Kill," an interview with John Waters; "A Concise Guide to Reggae," by Steve Montgomery; "Dick Envy Rides a Heavy Rollin Motor Wave," by Vermilion; "Patti Smith Sells Out at Winterland?" excerpts from statements by Patti Smith made during a performance; "DNA From New York: Noise is their Gentetic Imperative," an interview with Arto Lindsey; "Cabaret Voltaire: Baaser-Meinhof for Punks Only," an interview with Cabaret Voltaire; "Subway Sect, Head for the Exit of No Return," an interview with Vic Godard; "Roky Erickson: The Interpreter of Good Evil," an interview with Roky Erikson; "Nuns Cartoon with Apologies to Alejandro (he's not like that)," by Jacky Thrasher; A centerfold poster; "Clash: Paul Simenon bases his Politics on Detente," an interview with Paul Simenon; "Amos Poe Serves Night Lunch for a Blank Generation," an interview with Amos Poe; "Cleveland Scene: Johnny & The Dicks, The Pagans, X--X," an interview with The Pagans; an interview with Formica & the Bitches; "Street Reports;" "Tokyo Plastics / The Zeros Jam with Patti Smith," an interview with The Zeros; "Deviants: Mick Farren still Amphetamine / Incandescent," by Mick Farren; "Newest S. ... [details]

San Francisco, CA: Search & Destroy,
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$125.00
Condition:  Very Good / Fine. Very mild yellowing from age of covers and pages, otherwise clean and unmarked.
[Object # 24729]
Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research
  • periodical
  • pictorial wrappers
  • offset-printed
  • loose leaves
  • black-and-white
  • 45 x 29 cm.
  • 28 pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Search & Destroy : New Wave Cultural Research

No. 6 (1978)

Vale, Ricky Trance, Richard Peterson, UXA, Clash, Pere Ubu, Talking Heads, Throbbing Gristle, Bruce Conner, Nuns, Lynn X, Ramones, Negative Trend, Joe Strummer, Howie Klein, Buzzcocks, Jon Savage, Nico, Jean C. Gindreau, Julere Deluca, David Deluca, Ken Sitz, F. Tobiassen, Nico Ordway, The Mutants, Judy Parks

Issue edited by Vale. Essays "Alejandro is a Maverick: Rebel Nun Rejects Rectitude," interview by Lynn X; "Ramones: 15 Minutes with the Punk Celebrities," interview by Vale; "U.X.A.: Occupied Territory for the Doomsday Machine," interview by Vale; "Today's Youth: The TREND is Obviously NEGATIVE!," fake interview by Negative Trend, photos by Bruce Conner at The Mabuhay; "Industrial Music for Industrial People: Throbbing Gristle," interview by Search & Destroy; "Clash in the Hospital: Joe Strummer Reports," interview by Howie Klein; "Avengers & Dils: Roommates Ridicule Rock Biz," interview by Vale, photo by Bruce Conner; "Crime Time"; "Buzzcocks: Life Beyond a Spiral Scratch!," interview by Jon Savage; "Nico Says: 'Future For Me Means Nothing!'" interview by Jean C. ... [details]

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