Neil Edgar

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'''Neil Edgar''' is a [[zinester]] who is currently incarcerated in the California prison system.  
'''Neil Edgar''' is a [[zinester]] who is currently incarcerated in the California prison system.  
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Neil is a bisexual pagan [[punk]] and the creator of two zines. [[Wiener Society]] is his first [[zine]], which, in past issues, has included articles about music and interviews with bands. More recently, the focus has evolved to concentrate on his life; the life which lead to him being locked up, his attempts to turn his life around, and the events happening within the prison walls that he faces everyday. In his latest issue he writes about surviving an attempt on his life when his throat was cut. Eight issues have been published to date.  
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Neil is the creator of two zines: [[Wiener Society]] is his first [[zine]], which, in past issues, has included articles about music and interviews with bands. In later issues, the focus had evolved to concentrate on his life; the life which lead to him being locked up, his attempts to turn his life around, and the events happening within the prison walls that he faces everyday. In the last issue he wrote about surviving an attempt on his life when his throat was cut. Eight issues have been published to date.  
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[[Obscene Emission]] is Neil's zine about various types of music including [[hardcore]], thrash, grindcore, black metal and death metal and includes interviews, reviews, scene reports and observations. His zines are available through Fanorama Society [[distro]], which he helped co-create.  
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[[Obscene Emission]] is Neil's zine about various types of music including [[hardcore]], thrash, grindcore, black metal and death metal and includes interviews, reviews, scene reports and observations. His zines were available through Fanorama Society [[distro]], which he helped co-create.  
Neil has written for a number of publications including [[Maximum Rock N Roll]] and [[Fanorama]]. His writing has also been published in the book ''That's Revolting'', published by [[Soft Skull Press]]. He is also a musician.
Neil has written for a number of publications including [[Maximum Rock N Roll]] and [[Fanorama]]. His writing has also been published in the book ''That's Revolting'', published by [[Soft Skull Press]]. He is also a musician.
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Since producing his zines, Neil has become a born again Christian and has identified himself as "straight".
 
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Revision as of 16:31, 16 February 2012

Neil Edgar is a zinester who is currently incarcerated in the California prison system.

Neil is the creator of two zines: Wiener Society is his first zine, which, in past issues, has included articles about music and interviews with bands. In later issues, the focus had evolved to concentrate on his life; the life which lead to him being locked up, his attempts to turn his life around, and the events happening within the prison walls that he faces everyday. In the last issue he wrote about surviving an attempt on his life when his throat was cut. Eight issues have been published to date.

Obscene Emission is Neil's zine about various types of music including hardcore, thrash, grindcore, black metal and death metal and includes interviews, reviews, scene reports and observations. His zines were available through Fanorama Society distro, which he helped co-create.

Neil has written for a number of publications including Maximum Rock N Roll and Fanorama. His writing has also been published in the book That's Revolting, published by Soft Skull Press. He is also a musician.

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