"Twice the Zines. Twice the Charities. Twice the Excitement."
On Saturday October 25th, Greensleeve Editions
, and theArtery present the launch of not one, but two zines on the same day. Greensleeve's Splurge (on it's 2nd issue), and Urban Graffiti (on it's 10th issue) are being released together in support of the CJSR
Fundrive, and Edmonton Street News. Also being unveiled on October 25th, is the inaugural installment of Edmonton's newest micropress affiliation: Edmonton Micropress Underground. The Fair will be free of charge (held from Noon to 4pm), and will feature a collection of local E-town Micropresses, their representatives and publications.
Following the fair is the days main event, which is being held on the main level of theARTery, will feature live music from local bands: Thea Vs Loki
, The Blazing Violets
, The Yells, The Southern Pink and more. The main event will go from 4pm until 12am. $5 Cover.
All proceeds from the door and Zine Donation Box will be given directly to CJSR in support of the fundrive, and Edmonton Street News.
Come out and have fun in support of your local campus radio and street newspaper. It promises to be a splurging great time.
Recap: Fair $0. Bands $5.