Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Episode 038: The Revolutionary Work of Steve Ditko

Nerple! We have another really special episode for you this week as we welcome guest comics historian Blake Bell! We talk all about the works and career of Steve Ditko and his unmatched genius. We spend a lot of time talking about the brilliance and revolutionary nature of the first thirty-eight issues of Amazing Spider-Man. We also dig in a bit with Bill Everett, the Secret History of Marvel Comics, and some of the great modern publishers like Fantagraphics, Drawn & Quarterly, Top Shelf, Abrams, and so much more! Chip chip!

Blake Bell: http://blakebellnews.blogspot.com
@Blake_Bell

Music: David Bowie – Heroes
Bumper: Egyptian Hip Hop – Middle Name Period

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Friday, July 20, 2012

Episode 037: Comicbook Mythmaking

Garple! The Distinguished Comic Book Podcast has returned with a shiny new episode just for you! And guess what! We have a special guest! Dr. Robert M. Price, the Bible Geek, joins the discussion and the good doctor chats with Ben and Zack about the close relationship of comics and mythology, Lovecraft, and so much more. Chip chip!


Music:
INTRO/OUTRO: Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong – It Ain’t Necessarily So
INTERLUDE: Cream – Tales of Brave Ulysses
           
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Thursday, July 12, 2012

Episode 036: The Andy Sidaris Zombie Apocalypse

Herp! It’s time for the next ep. (short for episode) of the Distinguished Comic Book Podcast dropped in your ear hole! Ben and Zack chit chat about heroic-old-west-immigrant-ladies drawn in a Pilipino style, Stateside vampire clans, buxom ladies murdelizing drug zombies, fun-time curb stompings, horrific sai murders, and David Mazzuchelli’s stunning work on Daredevil. Chip chip!

  1. All-Star Western (DC)
  2. American Vampire (Vertigo)
  3. Fatima (Dark Horse)
  4. Optic Nerve (Drawn & Quarterly)
  5. Daredevil: Born Again: Artist’s Edition (IDW)
Music: The Jackson 5 – The Love You Save

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