MANUAL DEXTERITY April/May 2011: Offset, 5 ½” x 8 ½”, 52 pgs.

Manual Dexteritycovers the indie side of the DIY scene and focuses on the how-to of a musician’s life. The interviewing is intelligent and draws interesting answers from the bands. Cool recurring features include spotlights on record and poster designers and Sixes, where they ask different musicians six quick questions, expecting humorous results. Featured: Survival Guide, The Prizefighters, Basemint Design, Laura Stevenson And The Cans, Nervous Energies, Zack Nipper, and No Friends. –Chris Terry (PO Box 1616, Monticello, MN 55362)