Sensitive Skin 1

Sensitive Skin #1 cover painting by Justine Frischmann

Sensitive Skin 1, published June, 2010.

After a 16-year hiatus, Sensitive Skin is back!

Featuring writing by Drew Hubner (American By Blood, East of Bowery), bart plantenga (Beer Mystic), poet Jose Padua and Tim Beckett.

Paintings by former Elastica front-woman Justine Frischmann

Music by Bob Bannister, the complete Eight Day Clock, a classic underground album of guitar noise

A video of a performance of at RedCat in Los Angeles, Invasion From the Chicken Planet, by Steve Horowitz and the Code International

34 Pages, full color, 8.5″ x 11″, PDF format.

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Sensitive Skin features art, writing and music, without rules or boundaries, by both famous and emerging artists, writers, and musicians from around the globe.

Sensitive Skin began as a print venture from New York’s Lower East Side in the 1990s, and published such literary luminaries as Richard Hell, Steve Cannon, Jack Micheline, Penny Arcade, John Farris, Eileen Myles, Lynne Tillman, Patrick McGrath, Bob Holman, Maggie Estep, Emily XYZ, Herbert Huncke and Joel Rose, with art by Andres Serrano, Ari Marcopolis, Andrew Castrucci and James Romberger, to name but a few….

Sensitive Skin was reborn in the summer of 2010, and has since presented original work by such esteemed writers, artists and musicians as Samuel R. Delaney, John Lurie, Gary Indiana, Sharon Mesmer, Charles Gatewood, Gretchen Faust, Alex Katz, Peter Blauner, Hal Sirowitz, Arthur Nersesian, Maggie Estep, Fred Frith, Evelyn Bencicova, Thurston Moore, Iggy Pop, Winston Smith, Sue Rynski, Steve Dalachinsky, Marty Thau, Justine Frischmann, Craig Clevenger, Darius James, Stewart Home, Michael A. Gonzales, Drew Hubner, Jonathan Shaw, Melissa Febos, Stephen Lack, Max Blagg, Patricia Eakins, Díre McCain, Rob Roberge, Kurt Wolf, Erika Schickel, John S. Hall, Kevin Rafferty, Elliott Sharp, Mike Hudson, James Greer, Ruby Ray, William S. Burroughs and Allen Ginsberg.