Punk philosopher Pim Scheelings, has been active as a popmusician and cartoonist for about 30 years.
A few bands in wich he starred are: Minny Pops, Honger, Crosspex, Vitaal and TV Babys.
He played with wellknown names as Ro Krom (Kraak & smaak), Arnold Smits (Raggende Manne), Pepe Fischer (Beatcream), Maarten Dekker (Dollybirds) and recorded with Manchester Factory legend Martin Hannet.
As a cartoonist he publiced several comicbooks and worked for Algemeen Dagblad, Opscene, Uitgaanskrant Luna and the Haarlems Dagblad. In the last 10 years we saw Pim take on a new career as a writer of underground books in the tradition of Kerouac and Jan Cremer.
After “Mijn Vader” (1999) and “Zout” (2004), “RotBoek,” a compilation of punkrock stories was published in 2008 by the Henk de Tank foundation.
Currently Pim has just finished a biography about Dutch beat legends Q65.
This book was also publiced in the USA, in nov. 2010 by Ugly Things Magazine. 208 pages (in English) with tons of rare photos, interviews and discography. $12.00 for a very limited time only! (Regular price $18.65)