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Purchase back issues of one of America's first punk magazines -- Take it! Magazine, originally published starting in 1981. Each issue contained a flexi-disc featuring underground bands.

 Back issues 1-5 cost $20.00 each. Issue number 6 is $250 and by approval of the publisher only to collectors, libraries and institutions. Shipping and handling is $15.00 within the U.S (rate includes up to six issues).   Inquire about international shipping rates (e.g. shipping to Germany is roughly $25 USD) for your desired quantity. Orders are accepted through PayPal or by phone with a credit card. You may email us in advance to work out fees as it may be easier depending on which issues you'd like. We also have an extensive collection of punk fanzines and vinyl so send us any wish list items.


The "Premiere Issue" features The Psychedelic Furs on the cover with articles on the Slits, Snakefinger and Brian Brain.

"Issue B" features interviews with Pete Shelly, NRBQ, and a Flexi-Disc with songs by The Creamers and The Moving Parts.

The "Third Eye Issue" interviews Willie "Loco" Alexander, a Minneapolis '81 overview, concert reviews of Mission of Burma, The Individuals & Eddie and the Hot Rods. The Flexi-Disc features Yello and Renaldo and the Loaf.

Take it! Magazine's "Grand Slam" issue introduces 1/2 Japanese plus coverage of The Lyers, John Cale, Armand Schaubroeck and articles by Mick Farren, Richard Meltzer and Ira Kaplan. Ultra rare Flexi-Disc contains songs from The Mutants and 1/2 Japanese.

Take it! Magazine's "5 Star Issue" features the Dead Kennedys rare song "Nazi Punks" along with songs by Flipper and the Angry Samoans.

Take it! Magazine's "Issue 6" features Flesh Eater's lead singer, Chris D on the cover and contains the raw and rare Flexi-Disc with songs by Tex and the Horseheads "Got Love If You want it ; Meat Puppets "Teenager(s) and The Flesh Eater's "River of Fever."

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