Tag: Love and Rockets

Episode 236: Reviews of What Parsifal Saw, Love and Rockets #2, and Redneck #1

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:38 – Tell them the Two Guys with PhDs sent you! 00:03:38 – What Parsifal Saw 00:21:34 – Love and Rockets #2 00:48:15 – Redneck #1 00:59:11 – Wrap up 01:00:02 – Contact us Land of Hopey and Glory This week

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On Location: The April Visit to Valhalla Games and Comics

Catching Up As he tries to do every month, Derek visits his local shop, Valhalla Games and Comics in Plano, TX, to talk with customers and employees about what they’re reading, what they’re looking forward to, and what interests them in current comics

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Episode 218: Reviews of Love and Rockets #1, Garden of the Flesh, and The One Hundred Nights of Hero

Time Codes: 00:01:22 – Introduction 00:03:41 – Support us on Patreon! 00:05:54 – Love and Rockets #1 00:40:27 – Garden of the Flesh 00:59:56 – The One Hundred Nights of Hero 01:20:10 – Wrap up 01:21:28 – Contact us Testicle Jones This week the Two Guys with PhDs

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Episode 195: The July Previews Catalog

YEE-ro or GEE-ro? It’s the first of the month, and that must mean that it’s time for the Two Guys with PhDs to take a deep dive into the latest Previews catalog. For the month of July, there’s a lot for Andy and Derek to

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Episode 127: Reviews of Love and Rockets: New Stories, No. 7, Terrorist: Gavrilo Princip, the Assassin Who Ignited World War I, and The Other Side of the Wall

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Love and Death On this week’s episode of The Comics Alternative, Andy and Derek discuss three exciting new titles. The first is the latest volume of the Hernandez brothers’ Love and Rockets: New Stories (Fantagraphics). It’s alway

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On Location: Anticipating the New Year at Collected Comics

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] New Stuff for the New Year It’s a new month — and a new year! — so Derek is back at his local shop, Collected in Plano, for another on-location episode of the podcast. This

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Episode 112: The December Previews Catalog

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Thank You, Carol Channing It’s the beginning of the month, so the Two Guys with PhDs are back for look through the latest Previews catalog. This December, there’s a lot to choose from and discuss. After a brief digression

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Gilbert Hernandez Interview Bonus Feature: The Naked Cosmos

In their recent interview with Gilbert Hernandez, the guys talked with Beto not only about his comics, but also about The Naked Cosmos, a series of homemade videos reminiscent of old local channel or UHF late-night monster shows. The series was released on

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Gilbert Hernandez

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “I don’t think of myself as a do-gooder cartoonist” On this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews, Derek and Andy are honored to have as their guest one of their all-time comics heroes, Gilbert Hernandez.

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Review: Fatima: The Blood Spinners and The Love Bunglers

by Derek Royal Fatima: The Blood Spinners, by Gilbert Hernandez (Dark Horse Books) The Love Bunglers, by Jaime Hernandez (Fantagraphics Books) What a prolific time it is for the Hernandez brother. In addition to their annual Love & Rockets: New Stories volumes, which have come

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 65: A Review of Love & Rockets: New Stories No. 6, Maria M.: Book One, and Pretty Deadly #1

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “There’s more than one severed penis in this comic.” This week the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics review three new titles, and boy, are they geared up! They begin by looking at the

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Special Issue of ImageTexT on the Hernandez Brothers

The Two Guys with PhDs join forces in another critical medium. Both Andy and Derek are contributors to the most recent issue of the online comics journal, ImageTexT, one devoted specifically to the Hernandez brothers. In it, Andy provides a review

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