HYPErion

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HYPErion is a music fanzine published by Mark Jenkins.

HYPErion was published in Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A. in the 1970s. Originally titled Hyperion, the title changed gradually over time on the cover to become HYPE, while the colophon continued to use the name HYPErion.

HYPErion was ins ome ways a 'proto-punk' zine, since many of the musical acts covered would be credited as the influences of punk. With in the pages of the fanzine could be found photos and articles on Alice Cooper, The New York Dolls, Lou Reed, Iggy Stooge and The Stooges, and The Velvet Undergroundas well as Kim Fowley, The osmonds, and

Contributing writers included CD Macauley, Richard Meltzer, Bruce Townley (later publisher of Oblong),

Bruce Townley wrote a fanzine review column called "Almost Another", that included such science fiction fanzines as Carandaith and Granfalloon.

Contributing illustrators included John Clagett, Bruce Townley,

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