Category: Publisher Spotlight

Episode 240: A Publisher Spotlight on Koyama Press

Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:02:17 – Listener tweets! 00:08:18 – Interview with Annie Koyama 00:31:51 – You & a Bike & a Road 00:50:09 – Sunburning 01:07:19 – Crawl Space 01:24:45 – Condo Heartbreak Disco 01:38:05 – Volcano Trash 01:50:13 – So Pretty/Very Rotten

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Episode 216: A Publisher Spotlight on Kilgore Books and Comics

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:28 – Setting up Kilgore Books and Comics 00:05:28 – Conversation with Dan Stafford 00:22:04 – Cosmic Be-ing #2 00:28:45 – The Fifth Window 00:35:24 – A Horse, a Crow, and a Hippo Walk into a Bar

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Episode 188: A Publisher Spotlight on Avery Hill Publishing

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Musical Discoveries Gwen and Derek are back with another publisher spotlight episode, this one on the UK press, Avery Hill Publishing. They begin their spotlight with a short interview with the people behind Avery Hill:

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Episode 185: A Publisher Spotlight on Alternative Comics and Its Small Press Co-op

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Inversion This week the Two Guys with PhDs focus a critical spotlight on the spring releases coming out from Alternative Comics and the other small presses that are part of its distribution co-operative, Floating World Comics,

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Episode 180: A Publisher Spotlight on AfterShock Comics

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Siskel and Ebert The Two Guys with PhDs are back with another publisher spotlight, and this time the focus is on AfterShock Comics. This is a new publisher that began soliciting their titles back in

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Episode 170: A Publisher Spotlight on Vertigo

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Full o’ Vertigo For their first publisher spotlight of 2016, Andy and Derek focus on the new wave of titles from Vertigo, those being launched between October and December of last year. As you might expect,

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Episode 165: A Publisher Spotlight on Locust Moon Press

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] How High the Moon One of the things that has defined 2015 for The Comics Alternative has been the number of Publisher Spotlights it’s presented — seven, up until today. (Click HERE for a link to

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Episode 161: A Publisher Spotlight on Top Shelf Productions

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Marvel at the Naked Spine! Can it be true? Are the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics actually doing yet another publisher spotlight? Are they gluttons for punishment? Are their eyeballs going to fall out from

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Episode 158: A Publisher Spotlight on First Second Books

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Ruining series since 2015” This week on the podcast, Derek is joined by Gwen for a rollicking good time with First Second books. This is another Publisher Spotlight episode for The Comics Alternative — the sixth

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Episode 148: A Publisher Spotlight on Hang Dai Editions

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Brothers in Art On this episode of The Comics Alternative, Gene and Derek turn a critical spotlight on the upcoming releases from the small press, Hang Dai Editions. The guys begin with a brief conversation with Dean

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Episode 143: A Publisher Spotlight on Retrofit Comics / Big Planet Comics

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Fearless Symmetry The Two Guys are back for yet another publisher spotlight, and this time they are looking at the 2015 releases from Retrofit Comics / Big Planet Comics. The episode begins with a brief

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Episode 140: A Publisher Spotlight on AdHouse Books

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Fun with AdHouse The Two Guys with PhDs are back for another Publisher Spotlight, and this time they turn their attention to recent releases from AdHouse Books. On this episode, they look at the publisher’s

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