Wednesday, February 27, 2008

Garfield Minus Garfield

Garfield Minus Garfield
is a novel idea which sometime creates humor. The website says they now deal with schizophrenia, bipolor disorder, and the empty desperation of modern life. Here a my favorite.


Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Cometbus AudioZine

Steve Gerber is Dead

He Died of Pnemonia while on the waiting list for a lung transplant.
There is a nice write up

He was the best and most experimental of the early 70s comic writer.

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

International Pop Underground Convention Compilation

International Pop Underground Convention Compilation (192kbps)

This is a really great compilation of live tracks from k records.
standout tracks by: Nation of Ulysses, Spinnanes, Some Velvet Sidewalk, Courtney Love, Kicking Giant, and Beat Happening.

1. Scrawl - Clock Song (Go Girl Go)
2. Nation of Ulysses - Shakedown
3. Pastels - Speedway Star
4. Melvins - Charmicarmicat
5. L7 - Packin' a Rod
6. Spinnanes - Jad Fair Drives Women Wild
7. Seaweed - Bill
8. Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet - They Don't Call them Chihuahuas Anymore
9. Kreviss - Sandi's Song
10. Some Velvet Sidewalk - Curiosity
11. Mecca Normal - Strong White Male
12. Courtney Love - Motorcycle Boy
13. Unwound - Bionic
14. Rose Melberg - My Day
15. Fugazi - Reprovisional
16. Bratmobile - Punk Rock Dream Come True
17. Girl Trouble - Bring on the Dancing Girls
18. Kicking Giant - This Sex
19. Fastbacks - Impatience
20. Mark Hosler, Steve Fisk, and Bob Basanich - Customer Service Breakthrough
21. Beat Happening - Nancy Sin

Friday, December 7, 2007

Transmetropolitan: flash animation short


This is the 2nd test run of what TRANSMET would be like if it were animated. It was commishioned by Sony When Warren Ellis and Patrick Strewart(yes from Star Trek)were negotiating over the TRANSMET web serial. "At the time, it looked like a done deal, so Sony were casting around for animation studios, and Noodle Soup sent in a 15-second pitch that was almost there. Sony weren't quite convinced, and I wanted Noodle Soup to get the gig (subject to Darick's approval) because I liked their approach and energy, so I actually wrote that second piece for them" Warren said on his messageboard( recently.