Misadventures in Lofi

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A freesheet that ran for four issues between 1996-1997 in Dublin, Ireland. Written by Karl Whitney.
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'''Misadventures in Lofi''' was a [[freesheet]] that ran for four issues between 1996-1997 in Dublin, Ireland. Written by Karl Whitney.
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Tackled diverse, ostensibly mainstream topics, such as the revolutionary import of characters on the Australian soap Neighbours, a history of Warner Brothers animation, a history of the Scottish soft-drink Irn Bru, and addressed local and international indie music, with some nods to the local punk scene. Allegedly humorous.
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The publication tackled diverse, ostensibly mainstream topics, such as the revolutionary import of characters on the Australian soap ''Neighbours'', a history of Warner Brothers animation, a history of the Scottish soft-drink Irn Bru, and addressed local and international indie music, with some nods to the local [[punk]] scene, and was allegedly humorous.
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It had a couple of recurrent features:
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It had a couple of recurrent features: "Maurice Mouths Off", an angry media analyst rages at the contemporary world; and "Indie Ghetto", fictional news about small-time indie no-marks.
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Maurice Mouths Off: An angry media analyst rages at the contemporary world.
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Indie Ghetto: Fictional news about small-time indie no-marks.
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Produced on a basic desktop publishing package, it was intended to stand out visually from other DIY zines. However, as it was - like the others zines - just a monochrome A4 sheet of paper, folded down the middle, it probably didn't stand out at all. Had a print run of 100-150 copies.
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Produced on a basic desktop publishing package, it was intended to stand out visually from other [[DIY]] zines. It consisted of a monochrome A4 sheet of paper, folded down the middle, and had a print run of 100-150 copies.
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[[Category:Freesheet]]
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[[Category:Zines from Ireland]]
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[[Category:1990's publications]]
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[[Category:Humor]]

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Misadventures in Lofi was a freesheet that ran for four issues between 1996-1997 in Dublin, Ireland. Written by Karl Whitney.

The publication tackled diverse, ostensibly mainstream topics, such as the revolutionary import of characters on the Australian soap Neighbours, a history of Warner Brothers animation, a history of the Scottish soft-drink Irn Bru, and addressed local and international indie music, with some nods to the local punk scene, and was allegedly humorous.

It had a couple of recurrent features: "Maurice Mouths Off", an angry media analyst rages at the contemporary world; and "Indie Ghetto", fictional news about small-time indie no-marks.

Produced on a basic desktop publishing package, it was intended to stand out visually from other DIY zines. It consisted of a monochrome A4 sheet of paper, folded down the middle, and had a print run of 100-150 copies.

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