Ice Cream For Quo magazine

Ice Cream For Quo magazine

Ice Cream For Quo is a music-based magazine. It exists only in a 40-page A5 printed format. There is no online version. 

Ice Cream For Quo is produced on a non-profit-making basis; initially it was free, but I now charge a fee to cover costs.




Issue 17 of Ice Cream For Quo is out NOW. See 'What's in each issue' for more details.


Previous issues of Ice Cream For Quo feature exclusive interviews with:

Viv Albertine (formerly of The Slits)

Simon Armitage

Nigel Blackwell (of Half Man Half Biscuit)

Mike Bradshaw (of Totally Radio)

Laura Cantrell

Shirley Collins

Cathal Coughlan

Simeon Coxe (of Silver Apples)

Adrian Denning

Werner ‘Zappi’ Diermaier (of Faust)

Family Taboo

David Gedge (of The Wedding Present and Cinerama)

Michael Goldwasser (of Easy Star All-Stars)

David Greenberger (creator of The Duplex Planet)

Robert Hampson (of Loop)

Handsome Family

I, Ludicrous

Jim Jupp (of Belbury Poly)


The Knockouts 

Mary Lee Kortes (of Mary Lee's Corvette)

John Maclean (of The Beta Band and The Aliens)

Dan Melchior (of Dan Melchior Und Das Menace)

Malcolm Middleton (solo artist, formerly of Arab Strap)

Monochrome Set 

Samuel Nilsson

The NoMen 

Alison O'Donnell (solo artist, formerly of Mellow Candle)

Hannah Peel 

Emma Pollock (solo artist, formerly of The Delgados)

Mark Prindle

Sky Saxon (of The Seeds)

Frank Sidebottom

C.W. Stoneking

Rachel Unthank (of The Unthanks, formerly known as Rachel Unthank & The Winterset)

Ari Up (of The Slits)


Click here for more detailed information about what's in each issue.


For queries about contributing, or for information on ordering back issues, and/or multiple copies of the latest issue, please e-mail


If your contribution is printed in Ice Cream For Quo, you will receive a free copy – regardless of where you live.


If you would like your CD or record reviewed in a future issue, please get in touch. No MP3/download links, thanks. Books, concerts, films, theatre shows and coach journeys are also reviewed.



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Warning: evidence of a Bob Dylan obsession may be detected in most issues. 

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