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PODCAST 21: SEAN HOWE + BRYAN LEE O’MALLEY

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Seth Kushner sits down with Sean Howe, author of the new book, Marvel Comics: The Untold Story, from Harper.  The two long-time comics fans talk about Sean’s years of exhaustive research into Marvel Comics history, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, the their favorite comics and creators growing up, the comics they enjoy today and much more. […]

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Stoop Sale

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Celebrate Independence Day with some free market crooning by the band that invented July 4th, we Americans UK! Rock meets rum-drinks on this nouveau-Americana, kick-out-the-jams classic!

Stoop Sale written and performed by these Americans UK: Jef UK (vox), JTR3 (drums), Johnny Flagday (bass, vox), and Dr. Cola (guitar, vox), featuring Tommy Hawkins (lead guitar). Recorded […]

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Podcast 15: Jim Salicrup

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  Comics legend Jim Salicrup is the editor-in-chief of the all ages publisher Papercutz, which publishes Nancy Drew, The Hardy Boys, Bionicle, Geronimo Stilton, The Smurfs, and The Three Stooges,  among other titles. But he might be best known for working twenty years at Marvel Comics where he edited books such as The Uncanny X-Men, Fantastic Four, Avengers […]

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Podcast 11: Scott Ogden + Peter Snejbjerg + Palle Schmidt

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In this episode of the TRIP CITY podcast, Chris Miskiewicz interviews Danish writer and graphic novelist, Palle Schmidt, about his work in comics and fascination with noir. Followed by Palle and Danish artist, Peter Snejbjerg [of Starman and DC/Vertigo Comics fame], having an in depth discussion about the current Danish comics market. Also, Jef […]

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Episode 7: James Haspiel & Bob Fingerman

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In this episode of the TRIP CITY podcast, Dean Haspiel interviewed his father/author/archivist, James Haspiel, during Thanksgiving last year, and they talk about James’ friend, the late, great Marilyn Monroe. They contrast MM’s impact on society 50-years after her death and James tells a moving story about a 12-year old Wisconsin boy. Also, Seth […]

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SWINGER EIGHT: “HOTEL ROOM”

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This weeks featured song on the Trip City Podcast is “Hotel Room” from the band Swinger Eight. Swinger Eight is a psychedelic rock band from Brooklyn consisting of Chris Miskiewicz, Christopher Medrano, and Ozzie Martinez, with Patrick Murdoch and Chris Fort. S8 has released “The Swinger Eight EP” (2002) from which the track “On and On” […]

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Episode 6 – Jonathan Lethem & Joe Infurnari

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This week at TRIP CITY, Jef UK interviews author, Jonathan Lethem, about his new book collection, The Ecstasy of Influence: Nonfictions, Etc., and previous works. We also interview cartoonist, Joe Infurnari, about his new graphic novel, MUSH! Sled Dogs With Issues! [in collaboration with The Colbert Report writer, Glenn Eichler], and discuss his process […]

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Episode 5 – Dan Goldman

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TRIP CITY Podcast #5 highlights Dean Haspiel’s couch interview with cartoonist, Dan Goldman, from October, where they discussed Dan’s comics career, his process,  the digital revolution, and the future.  This holiday special was broadcast “live” from the Trip City Xmas Party at the top of Hang Dai Studios. The party features “Christmas Murderer” by […]

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Edison Woods: “Dance Me to the End of the World”

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This weeks featured song on the Trip City Podcast “Dance Me to the End of the World” is from the band Edison Woods. Edison Woods a staple of the Williamsburg music scene is the music project of Julia Frodahl, who grew up in an odd little town in Northern California with an unusual population of […]

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Episode 4: Miranda July – Sandra Beasley – Krista Dragomer

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TRIP CITY Podcast #4 highlights Krista Dragomer‘s interview with Miranda July at Hang Dai Studios from November, where they talked about her new non-fiction book, It Chooses You (McSweeney’s, 2011). Krista and Miranda also discuss art fears, feminist art-makers, and dirty limericks.  Other topics discussed:  Miranda’s most recent film is The Future (2011), which […]

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Episode 3: Ben Katchor + Jen Ferguson

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TRIP CITY Podcast #3 highlights Dean Haspiel’s interview with artist Jen Ferguson, Ron Scalzo’s new “Ronnie’s Story,” Dean Haspiel and Jen Ferguson’s interview with cartoonist Ben Katchor, and the Americans UK single, “Inappropriate Words To Your Mother” off of the album Luxuria by Americans UK. Brooklyn artist, Jen Ferguson, and cartoonist, Dean Haspiel, interviewed […]

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Episode 2: Henry Rollins

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TRIP CITY Podcast #2 highlights Seth Kushner’s interview with filmmaker Amy Finkel, Ron Scalzo’s new “Ronnie’s Story,” Amy Finkel and Dean Haspiel’s exclusive interview with musician/actor/author Henry Rollins, and the Americans UK single, “Jobs: We Don’t Have Them,” off their album, Rocktronic. Documentary filmmaker Amy Finkel (FUREVER) and cartoonist, Dean Haspiel, conducted an exclusive […]

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