Rip It Up began in 1977 as a giveaway magazine. Its early development coinicided with the flowering of New Zealand's alternative music scene in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Rip It Up was one of the first New Zealand magazines devoted to serious reviews of local rock music in both live and recorded forms. This cover is from a 2013 issue.
Using this item
Rip It Up
Reference: April/May 2013
This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.