Casos de Insolito — Zine Launch and talk with Virginia Zwanzger
December 7, 2022
“Too desperate to be quiet and too young to be still, punks in Chile live fast & raw, just like the music they play. Always making it work even when luck isn’t on their side, as long as there’s friends and beer, while we sip it, somehow we know it’ll be alright”. Join punk vocalist/artist Virginia Zwanzger, in conversation with Freddy Alva, as she introduces her new zine Casos de Insolito.
V. Zwanzgeris a multidisciplinary artist and musician born in Chile, currently living in Brooklyn, NY. Some of the bands she’s been in are Garrapata, Ataque Subliminal and Abism.
Freddy Alvawas born in Peru & grew up in Queens, NYC. He is the author of ‘Urban Styles: Graffiti in NYHC’ as well as various black books chronicling Queens graffiti and the overlap of Punk/Hardcore/Oi! subcultures with street Graffiti. He has written online articles for Noisey/Vice, No Echo, Cvlt Nation, Brooklyn Street Art, Animal NYC and various print publications. Freddy is also a Licensed Acupuncturist. Speed Chess afficionado, Tai Chi practitioner & Veggie/Vegan treats lover.
Image Captions 1. Event flyer
2. Zwanzger playing drums for Garrapata, Lota
3. Chino on the bus on their way to play Talca with D.I.N.A.