Thursday, July 14, 2011

Episode 014: Crusty Magic Cauldrons

He's cool! He's hip! He's Matt Gross! And he's back again to talk about comics and such with Zack and Ben in this, the fourteenth episode of the Distinguished Comic Book Podcast. It's full of mutilated guys with stars carved in their eyes, dead rats and their fly friends, Crumb, punk rock rebellion, jerks that don't pay contractors, creepy & crusty magic cauldrons, an awesome anthology, dystopian futures saved by swallowable obelisks, incredibly sexy webcomics, the English Batman, Dracula's moon castle, how to draw ladies, a great art magazine, overgrowth in Gotham, some random webcomics chatter and Zack briefly fills you in about his new webcomic.  Enjoy!

1.                  Preacher volume 4 hardcover (Vertigo)
2.                  An Anthology of Graphic Fiction, Cartoons, and True Stories vol. 1 (Yale Press)
3.                  The Bradleys (Fantagraphics)
4.                  Congress of The Animals (Fantagraphics)
5.                  The Cauldron In The Back of The Cabinet (Red Rocket Comics)
6.                  Low Concept 
7.                  The Incal (Humanoids)
8.                  Chester 5000 XYV redux with more erotic comics by Jess Fink (
9.                  Knight & Squire (DC)
10.       How To Draw Women (Abstract Studios)
11.       Hi-Fructose 
12.       Saga of The Swamp Thing (DC/Vertigo)

Music: Billy Stewart - Summertime

Twitter: @BenTiede, @ZackKruse


1 comment:

  1. Yeah, yeah. I said "epitome" instead of "epiphany." Sometimes I mean to say one word with my brain but my mouth has different ideas and says a similar sounding word. Ooops.