Final issue of this seminal rock zine, one of the most important of the pre-punk era.
JAMZ was characterized by editor Betrock's obses- sional discographies, enthusiastic voice, and prescient taste. Arti- cles in this issue cover The Kinks, The Who, Dada, The NY Dolls, Them, T. Rex, zines, and more. Writers include Richard Meltzer, Greg Shaw, and Mike Saunders. Betrock later founded THE NEW YORK ROCKER.
Flushing, NY: [Jamz / Alan Betrock], (1972). Wraps. 4to. Original wraps. Mixed printing: offset and mimeo. Cover by Jay Kinney. Neatly and cleanly disbound from staples, the second (of two) is- sue we've handled with this fault, suggesting poor stapling or perhaps even as issued. Three- hole punched, likely to correct this problem. Chipping to last two leaves. Else clean and complete.
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