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ROCKTRONIC

by Jef UK

Sci-fi, rock band, Americans UK, are on the run through time to save their murdered bandmates! Now remastered for the web, this comic originally appeared in print as Americans UK #3. Buy the song and album here. One if by land, two if by sea, three if by rock. Three, Jef UK  

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PODCAST 32: MATT BORS

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Trip City Northwest correspondent Ryan Alexander-Tanner talks to Pulitzer-Prize nominated, nationally syndicated political cartoonist Matt Bors, who recently released his first collection of comics, Life Begins at Incorporation, after a successful Kickstarter campaign.  The discussion includes Bors’ early life as a fanboy, his growing political awareness, his obsessive work ethic, future career plans, and […]

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PODCAST 31: GREGORY BENTON + ERIC SKILLMAN

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Seth Kushner talks to Gregory Benton, who has has been making comix since 1993. He cut his teeth on the political anthology World War 3, moving on to writing and drawing stories for Nickelodoeon, Vertigo, DC Comics, Disney Adventures, Watson-Guptil, Entertainment Weekly, as well as contributing to numerous alternate-press comix anthologies. A graphic novel, […]

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RETRO SLAM JAM #1

by Blake Sims

Step into the ring with 1989′s most outrageous wrestlers in this mat-pounding, head-stomping, comix-wrasslin’ adventure! In this episode, it’s class warfare between Gator and The Natural. Can ol’ Gator take that pretty boy down a peg or two? Read Retro Slam Jam #2 by clicking HERE. Read Retro Slam Jam #3 by clicking HERE. Blake Sims is an artist […]

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PODCAST 29: Chris Roberson (with Allison Baker)

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Chris Roberson’s career as a comics writer and founder of the digital comics publisher MonkeyBrain is sometimes overshadowed by his controversial exit from DC Comics over creative differences and his well-documented moral aversion towards the Before Watchmen project.  TRIP CITY Northwest correspondent Ryan Alexander-Tanner was all too willing to ask about these intriguing subjects […]

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PODCAST 28: ZACK SOTO

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  TRIP CITY Northwest Correspondent Ryan Alexander-Tanner interviews cartoonist Zack Soto, curator of the popular webcomics collective studygroupcomics.com and writer/artist of The Secret Voice.  Their conversation covers a range of topics, including the benefits of working on short stories, digital illustration programs like Manga Studio and drawing digitally vs. drawing on paper, Soto’s fine […]

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Red Light Properties Joins Monkeybrain Comics

by Dan Goldman

YES IT’S TRUE: RED LIGHT PROPERTIES has joined the Monkeybrain Comics lineup! That means on Comixology we have five RLP digital comics available in English, Spanish and Portuguese… all for only 99cents each! Being on Monkeybrain means you can read the series using any of Comixology’s apps, including iOS/Android/Windows Mobile versions, Kindle Fire, Nook HD… even your plain-old web […]

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TRIP CITY Creators in CREATOR OWNED HEROES #7

by Seth Kushner

CREATOR OWNED HEROES #7, out in December, features contributions from all four TRIP CITY curators. Jeffrey Burandt writes and Dean Haspiel draws the horror comic BLOOD + BRAINS,  Chris Miskiewicz, Dean Haspiel and Seth Kushner write, and Seth creates the Photocomix for the sci-fi, COMPLEX: Love_Underscores_You, and Seth photographs indie comix creator Evan Dorkin for […]

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THE MANY WORLDS OF INDIE COMICS

by Hannah Means-Shannon

For me, comics used to mean the superhero books I had grown up stealing from my brothers or the mood-rich Vertigo type comics I had started reading a few years before. I was convinced from my “return” to comics as an adult that the medium was one of the most versatile and significant art forms […]

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Leaping Tall Buildings at Greenlight Bookstore

by Hannah Means-Shannon

Greenlight Bookstore has been making an impact as a local independent bookstore in Brooklyn since 2009, as well as keeping up a strong internet presence. Add to that Greenlight’s commitment to hosting author-based book events and you have a major voice for literacy and an oasis for book lovers of all genres.  On August 16th, […]

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SO BUTTONS: THE BIG RED ONE

by Guest Contributor

So… I can barely believe it, but Sam Fuller’s wife, Christa, read this story. And liked it. And shared it with their daughter, Samantha, Lee Marvin’s wife, and the other cast members of the movie. Though I’m still waiting for Mark Hamill to write me. (And then I’ll die.) Sam Fuller is such an interesting […]

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On Your Mark…Get Set…GO! MARATHON in Stores THIS WEEK!

by Joe Infurnari

It all comes down to this. This week, my book with Boaz Yakin called MARATHON will finally be available in stores. Please consider picking up a copy at your local comic book shop, independent book store or Barnes & Noble. If you are in the New York area, please accept my invitation to come celebrate […]

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