Titus Andronicus - The Monitor
(image internet scavenged from here) I have listened to pretty much nothing except this record for the last three days. In the very best way, it sounds like twenty-somethings re-writing Springsteen, bored and angry in the suburbs, taking those working-man-reaching-for-something-(anything)-transcendental shanties and making them their own. It’s vital stuff full of abandon, like that moment...
Reblog city: some concerns
I noticed the following in my tumblr feed this morning, and I must say I agree with the sentiment. I do notice a high volume of tumblr posts, nearly always image re-posts from other people’s blogs, that lack any form of attribution whatsoever. I think it is in part to do with the reblogging process, as the post below notes: it is easier and faster to click in appreciation than to pause to...
Comics, comics, comics
I’ve finally uploaded some comics to the website so now folks can have a better look at what I’ve been up to. Just head over here to take a look! In other news, I got a bunch of comics from Lauren Barnett recently, and I can safely say they are awesome. Go check out her Etsy Shop to see what wares she has on offer. I can particularly recommend ‘I’d Sure Like Some Fucking...
I have just this morning discovered a (relatively) new blog, all about zines and indie comics, called Overglued. Here is what its all about… “While I may occasionally talk about something more mainstream, my focus for Overglued is going to be on small press and self published books, zines, comics, etc… My goal is to promote zines and indie comics in hopes to get more people...
Quick! There's a small bit of news!
A page from the beautiful and bizarre Codex Seraphinianus by Luigi Serafini. Copyright, I would think, is very much his. NEWS! Review up at Optical Sloth of my collection of diary strips, called ‘Days’. The Zine Library goes global with an article in the local press (though I don’t know for sure that we made the claim to be the first zine library in Bristol). ...