"The state always has the sole purpose to limit, tame, subordinate, the individual - to make him subject to to some generality or other;
it's last only so long as the individual is not all in all, and it's only clearly-marked restriction of me, my limitation, my slavery." - Max Stirner
Just Another D.I.Y. Punk Label
The fanzine; Knall was stationed in Trondheim city, and released 5 different editions from 1981 to 1984. Knall had a staff of 3 - 5 persons, and some of the people were involved in other idealistic stuff; like HC band; Angor Wat or Israelvis, and a records label; Knall Syndikatet. Knall were mostly promoting local punk music, but was later on interested in international new wave, post punk or art music(?)
Knall 1-1981: 18 pages A4 photocopy. Contains info and interviews with the bands; Crass, Ruts DC, Killing Joke, TAV, De Press, pirate radio and local stuff; badn; De Andre, fanzines and record reviews, and more.
Knall 2-1982: 20 pages A4 photocopy. Contains info and interviews with bands like The Fits and Abrasive Wheels, and known Norwegian bands like A.T.D., and local punk bands; Nessets Pasienter, and Det Elektriske Kjøkken, Lots of local stuff, and more.
Knall 3-1983: 28 pages A4 photocopy. Contains info and interviews with known bands like Danse Society, Waiting For Bardot and Chaos UK, known Norwegian bands like Liliedugg, Fabel and Fun-Kit. Lots of local stuff, tapes and records, fanzines, and more.
Knall 4-1984: 24 pages A4 offset print. Contains info and interviews with known bands like Flesh For Lulu, Eyeless In Gaza, and Skeptix, known Norwegian bands like punkband; Dead Swingers and the noise masters; Holy Toy, Tape and records reviews, and more.
Knall 5-1985: 20 pages A4. Contains info and interviews with known bands like New Model Army, Husker Du and Poison Girls, known Norwegian bands like White Lord Jesus, Ym-Stammen, and noiseband; Det Glade Vanvidd, Lots of tapes reviews, and more.