Tag Archives: Zees

I, APE-MAN

by Jef UK

Read the comic while you listen to the tune, so as to fully experience the post-punk-apocalyptic might that is, “I, Ape-Man.” Then come back here for a minute, I’ve got a couple of things I want to tell you.     I, APE-MAN came into being as a song in the long long ago, in […]

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FREE WEBCOMIX WEEKEND

by Seth Kushner

In honor of Free Comic Book Day on May 4th, TRIP CITY would like to draw your attention to some of the great FREE creator-owned comix we offer, including; Billy Dogma by Dean Haspiel The Red Hook by Dean Haspiel Schmuck by Seth Kushner & various Just Super by Jeffrey Burandt & Zees and various. […]

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JUST SUPER: THE TRAGIC AIR OF MISS CHIFF

by Jef UK

After the villains, come the artists. After the artists, come the bars–then the coffee shops and boutique stores. Once the boutique stores arrive, here come the heroes! Capes and cowls are just another wave of gentrification here in Zap City, jewel of the Meta East Coast. Think you’ve got problems? My landlord was bitten by […]

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THE MISSION

by ZEES

ZEES is a cartoonist, animator, and muralist living life in Dirty Jersey. He is co-creator of the series JUST SUPER with Trip City curator Jeffrey Burandt, and has collaborated with Jef UK and Americans UK on several of their comix projects, including I, Ape-Man and Dino Fight UK.  You can see more of his work […]

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THE ART OF AMERICANS UK

by Jef UK

Over the years, Americans UK, as both rock project and comix project, have accumulated a lot of great art–from gig posters, to pin-ups, to album covers, to concept art. Featured on Trip City, here is a sampling of some of Jef UK’s favorite pieces, including some art from upcoming projects like Americans UK #5 and […]

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Save Sunny’s Bar Benefit

by Hannah Means-Shannon

When Anica Archip, Dean Haspiel, TRIP CITY, and a host of talented people turned out to make themselves heard on behalf of Sunny’s Bar, it definitely made a statement about what Brooklynites and the wider arts community holds dear. The Save Sunny’s Bar Benefit, held December 1st at the Hamilton Gallery Theater in Carroll Gardens, […]

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Dino Fight UK

by Jef UK

In possible memoriam of Time Bum, nay, of all of history itself (if the Mayan calendar is to be completely misinterpreted believed), we’re running some of Time Bum’s original appearances up until the upcoming, final episode of the Time Bum series. This short little Americans UK ditty that I made with my pal ZEES features the […]

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JUST SUPER: BIBBIN’S BODEGA

by Jef UK

After the villains, come the artists. After the artists, come the bars. Then the coffee shops and boutique stores. Once the boutique stores arrive, here come the heroes! Capes and cowls are just another wave of gentrification here in Zap City, jewel of the Meta East Coast. Think you’ve got problems? My landlord was bitten […]

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TRIP CITY CELEBRATES ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY

by Seth Kushner

TRIP CITY, the Brooklyn-filtered literary arts salon was birthed into existence on November 1, 2011 by a cadre of four creatives; Dean Haspiel (BILLY DOGMA, Emmy Award Winning Artist of HBO’s Bored To Death), Seth Kushner (Leaping Tall Buildings, CulturePOP), Jeffrey Burandt (AMERICANS UK) and Chris Miskiewicz (EVERYWHERE). The goal of TRIP CITY was to […]

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Just Super: The Gentleman No More

by Jef UK

After the villains, come the artists. After the artists, come the bars. Then the coffee shops and boutique stores. Once the boutique stores arrive, here come the heroes! Capes and cowls are just another wave of gentrification here in Zap City, jewel of the Meta East Coast. Think you’ve got problems? My landlord was bitten […]

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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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*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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