London: George Newnes Ltd. 1964. NEAR FINE. 62 pp. The first issue contains articles on the Beatles, The Searchers, Dusty Springfield and Gerry & Pacemakers, among others, as well as a Beatles centerfold. Launched in 1964, Rave was significantly more expensive than its competition due to it being printed on high-grade paper with quality content and superb photographs. Not just a pop teen mag, it also featured fashion articles and covered great beat, pop & rock groups including Pink Floyd, The Kinks, The Rolling Stones, The Who and Jimi Hendrix.