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Frendz was an American underground magazine. Launched as Friends in 1969, it changed its name in May 1971. It covered the politics and drugs issues as well as reflecting the underground music scene of the time. Frendz ceased publication in August 1972.

MC5 Interview

Interview by Nick Kent, Frendz, March 1972

NICK: Firstly, why the move to Europe? ...

Captain Beefheart: Beefheart: Rough Trade From Venus Hits It Big

Interview by Nick Kent, Frendz, April 1972

PROLOGUE – a true story: Mark, like most other 17 year-old boys, was going through the usual hassles which come with being young in the ...

The Flamin' Groovies, Grateful Dead: Grateful Dead et al: Bickershaw Festival, Lancashire

Report by Nick Kent, Frendz, June 1972

BICKERSHAW, A SLEEPY little Northern town, had certainly never seen anything like it before. Coronation St had been invaded by the day glow kids and ...

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