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Comics Alternative Interviews: Drew Friedman

Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:29 – Setup of interview 00:03:53 – Interview with Drew Friedman 01:10:22 – Wrap up 01:11:32 – Contact us Chico Needed the Money Derek and Andy are excited to have as their guest the great Drew Friedman. His

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Webcomics: Reviews of The Lost Oracle, Rickety Stitch & Gelatinous Goo, and Turncoat

“There’s a lot of Bone today” On this month’s webcomics show, Sean and Derek discuss three relatively fresh titles. They begin with Lho Brockhoff’s The Lost Oracle, a webcomic that began in July 2015 and is just into its third chapter. This

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Evan Dorkin, Pt. 2

“I don’t have a successful record of making people happy” The Two Guys are back with the second half of their marathon interview with Evan Dorkin. This installment picks up where yesterday’s segment left off, in a discussion of the Beasts

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Evan Dorkin, Pt. 1

“I don’t want to know how Batman’s equipment works…and I don’t mean his junk” Have you ever listened to an interview on The Comics Alternative and thought, “That was good, but I wish the Two Guys had talked longer with their guest?”

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Episode 175: Reviews of The Eltingville Club, Cry Havoc #1, and The Dark and Bloody #1

Process and Paratext This week on The Comics Alternative Gene and Derek focus on the funny, the poignant, and the creepy. They begin with Evan Dorkin’s The Eltingville Club (Dark Horse Books), a nice hardbound edition that collects all of the Eltingville Club

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Tom Manning

Dimensions On this interview episode, Derek talks with Tom Manning, whose most recent work, Runoff, was released late last year from One Peace Books. They discuss the genesis of the project — how it began as a self-published serial and then

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Joshua Hale Fialkov and Kody Chamberlain

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Nutpunching Goodness  On this episode of the interview show, Derek and Gene talk with the strange minds behind the even stranger title, Punks: The Comic, Joshua Hale Fialkov and Kody Chamberlain. Their first trade collection, Punks:

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Episode 128: Reviews of Tex the Lonesome Rider, Sweatshop, and Criminal Special Edition

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Genre Smorgasbord This week, Derek and Andy W. discuss recent titles that span the genre spectrum. First they look at the new release from Dark Horse, the English-language release of Claudio Nizzi and Joe Kubert’s Tex

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Review: Bumf, Vol. 1: I Buggered the Kaiser

by Derek Royal Bumf, Vol. 1: I Buggered the Kaiser – Joe Sacco (Fantagraphics) Comics historians rightly point out that the underground comix of the 1960s and 1970s helped to give birth to the contemporary graphic novel…or to be more

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Interview: Grigoriy Kogan

Conducted by Aaron Alexander Grigoriy Kogan is an accomplished gag cartoonist and founder of GagCartoons.com, a site dedicated to helping grow income for humor cartoonists. (Note of full disclosure: conductor of this interview, Aaron Alexander, has some of his own cartoons licensed with

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Episode 106: Reviews of Skandalon, Meteor Men, and Punks: The Comic #1

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Lots of nut punching” This week on the podcast, Derek and Andy discuss three new titles that range from the profound to the insane. They begin with the new book from Julie Maroh, Skandalon (Arsenal Pulp

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Review: The Complete Silencers

by Andy Wolverton The Complete Silencers – Fred Van Lente and Steve Ellis (Dark Horse) Let’s hope this won’t happen for a long, long time, but someone should really start petitioning science to preserve and study Fred Van Lente’s brain.

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