This is from the masthead page of the debut zine issue (which was a continuation/upgrade of the kollective's newsletter): "Komotion is on artists' collective, on alternative, on experiment ... run by all-volunteer labor. We try to create on environment that inspires and informs. Besides being the home of some 40 musicians who rehearse and record here, we hove evening events that ore adventurous and bring forward special talent. We hove presented music of all kinds as well as poetry, performance art, films, video, dance, on art gallery,. and hosted many benefits. A core of writers works on our often controversial magazine which provides a forum for debate around cultural and political issues. We hove also released a compilation album, Komotion International. "