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Uzumaki by Junji Ito, Review

Review of Uzumaki by Junji Ito A surreal and unnerving journey, the work that made Ito one of the most famous and quoted horror mangaka of the contemporary scene. Uzumaki is a Japanese horror manga created by the mangaka Junji Ito between 1998 and 1999 that takes place in the fictitious town of Kurouzu, where…

Review: The Incal by Jodorowsky & Moebius

The Incal by Jodorowsky & Moebius is a bizarre and visionary Space Opera, Review The Incal is a graphic novel by Moebius and Alejandro Jodorowsky written between 1981 and 1988, an epic that mixes skillfully elements of science fiction, grotesque, esoteric, and social criticism. The Incal is the perfect synthesis of modern science fiction, Moebius’ bewitching stroke, Jodorowsky’s narrative talent, and…

Review: Pompeo by Andrea Pazienza

A desperate journey into tormented Pompeo’s soul, Andrea Pazienza’s alter ego Andrea Pazienza (San Benedetto del Tronto, 23 May 1956 – Montepulciano, 16 June 1988) was an Italian cartoonist, draftsman, illustrator and painter. Pazienza is considered one of the most representative and innovative Italian comic artists. Pazienza was born in San Benedetto del Tronto (Ascoli…

Review: The World of Edena by Moebius

The World of Edena by Moebius Magic, science fiction, sexuality, friendship, love, dream dimension, social criticism, and biology come together wonderfully in the pages of this volume. The World of Edena is a series of graphic novels by French artist Jean “Mœbius” Giraud. In 1983, Jean Giraud was commissioned to make a series of advertising…

Interview with Kira Roessler

Kira Roessler is one of the artists who helped to shape the music scene in L.A, being a member of such bands as Waxx, the Visitors, Geza X and the Mommymen, the Monsters, Sexsick, Twisted Roots, Black Flag, and dos. Kira’s solo debut was out on 10/19/2021 via KITTEN ROBOT RECORDS. In 1983 Kira replaced…

The native electromagnetic music of ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS!, Interview with Ei Wada

ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS! turn old electric devices into electromagnetic musical instruments. “ELECTRONICOS FANTASTICOS!” is a project led by artist/musician Ei Wada in which various people work together to revive electronic products that have outlived their usefulness into new electronic instruments and gradually form an orchestra. In 2009, he started the group Open Reel Ensemble, which manipulates…


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