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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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Dennis Cahlo & the Change + Americans UK @ Rock Shop, BK

by Jef UK

SATURDAY, 11/23/13, sci-fi rockers Americans UK open for Dennis Cahlo & the Change at Rock Shop, in Park Slope, Brooklyn, NYC. Doors at 8 PM.  For more info and tickets go HERE. Poster by Jeff Powell. Check out Dennis Cahlo’s cover of “Wrecking Ball” HERE. Americans UK have sounded like this, live, in the past: […]

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Time Bum

by Jef UK

Witness the ongoing adventures of one man with all the time in the world.  He.  Is.   Time Bum! And now you can read Time Bum from the top, as it was always intended! Given the way we released Time Bum on Trip City, it always read backwards, so now, perhaps you’ll better be able to spot […]

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PODCAST 19: DANIEL JOHNSTON + AMERICANS UK

by TRIP CITY Podcast

This week on the Trip City Podcast, Jef UK and filmmaker Amy Finkel talk to legendary musician and outsider artist Daniel Johnston about his first ever graphic novel, Space Ducks: An Inifinite Comic Book of Musical Greatness, available now from BOOM! Studios. [Jef UK and Amy Finkel interview Daniel Johnston. Photo by Seth Kushner.] […]

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Sons of Ba’al

by Jef UK

I want you to listen to the song while you read the comic, because there’s really no such thing as liner notes anymore. So go do that and come back here, and I’ll tell you a thing or two.

Welcome back. Feeling well rocked? Good, me too!  I love that song! So, as I […]

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The Origin of Time Bum

by Jef UK

“Time Bum” began as an Americans UK song:  a quick little punk missive against anger management problems, and yes, the title was originally, “Time Bomb.”  One night, while my Rocktronic writing partner, Paul Ahern, and I were laying out the skeleton of the song at his apartment along the Fort Greene/Clinton Hill border, Paul suggested […]

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ANDROID DRUMMER: JTR3

by Jef UK

Way back in the long-long-ago, in the before-time, deep in the heart of Austin, TX, drummer and all around can-do guy, JTR3, né John Thomas Robinette III, was in the audience for an Americans UK show.  He probably had seen us before, but this one I remember because we were playing on a stage built behind […]

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*AM/UK ROCTRONIC MIXTAPE 2* available at *Bergen Street Comics*

by Jef UK

AM/UK‘s Rocktronic Mixtape 2 comix anthology is now available at Bergen Street Comics in Park Slope, Brooklyn. 44 pages of gonzo, sci-fi, rock n’ roll adventures by Jef UK, Michael Lapinski, Blake Sims, Aaron Bir,  Zees, Ben Rosen, Sam Vaughan, John Mathias, and “Poop Office” Ben. Only $6! Don’t live in BK? Order your copy […]

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