OZ 31

OZ 31

Richard Neville, Editor

Please be advised: This collection has been made available due to its historical and research importance. It contains explicit language and images that reflect attitudes of the era in which the material was originally published, and that some viewers may find confronting.


This issue appears with the help of Richard Adams, Jim Anderson, Felix Dennis, Stephen Lister, Richard Neville, Marsha Rowe and Peter Steedman. For artwork, photographs and invaluable assistance of every kind thanks to Claude Warm-Gun, Louise Ferrier, Eddie Belchamber, Allan Tanner, David Wills, Caroline, Andrew Fisher, David Nutter and Ed Cleary.

Contents: Yippie Oz/Brave New Morning cover. Oblong size, the legend on the cover reads, “He drives a Maserati She’s a professional model The boy is the son of the art editor of Time magazine: Some revolution!” End of an Era Oz 2p graphic. “All God’s Children Got De Clap” – politics & personalities by Richard Neville. ‘Charles Acid’ Charles Atlas ad parody. Track records ad and ad for George Harrison’s All Things Must Pass. ‘Magick Mushroom’ by Lynn Darnton. Illustrated small ads by Peter Till. Dr Hippocrates. IT bust. Tim Harris and Sheila Rowbotham review Germaine Greer’s The Female Eunuch. Spike on Suck and Otto Meuhl with Crumb cartoon. ‘Bang! Bang! You’re Dead’ by David Widgery with Jim Leon graphic. Jerry Rubin in London. Ad for the film The Body. Book reviews of Peter Laurie’s Scotland Yard and Beneath the City Streets. LP reviews: Johnny Winter, Dave Mason, Ike & Tina Turner, Pink Floyd, John Cale, Neil Young. Yippie Quiz. Underground films at the NFT by David Triesman. ‘The Obscene Phone Caller’ cartoon. Clive Goodwin reviews The Story of the Black Panther Party by Bobby Seale. 4p ‘Sergeant Death meets Wonder Wart-Hog’ Gilbert Shelton cartoon. ‘Local Jew Boy Makes Good’ - 2p Charles Shaar Murray review of Dylan’s New Morning with graphics by Ed Belchamber. H.R. Giger graphic. Ads for Colloseum’s Daughter of Time and on the back cover Frank Zappa’s Chunga’s Revenge.