10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster Marley Zarcone

         Comics Brewmaster: Marley Zarcone Origin:  Canada 1st  Appearance:  Popgun Volume 2: “Scummy”, story & art(2008) Catalog:  Forgetless #1-5, Madame Xanadu #24, House of Mystery Vol.2 #31, Blue Estate, Elephantmen, Effigy #1-6, and many more! Achievements:  Founding member of the YOSH comics collective, along with Brandon Graham, Corey Lewis, and James Stokoe.  Core member of the Young Animal “bullpen”. Links:  coffeekitty.tumblr.com  ::  @kittycoffee Read more…

10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster Joëlle Jones

Comics Brewmaster: Joëlle Jones Origin:  Portland, OR(current HQ: Los Angeles, CA) 1st  Appearance:  12 Reasons Why I Love Her(2006) Catalog:  Lady Killer, Taken(MINX), Dr. Horrible and Other Horrible Stories, You Have Killed Me, Spell Checkers, Madame Xanadu, Madman Comics, Hellheim, Mockingbird, Madame Frankenstein, Superman: American Alien, and many more! Achievements:  Lady Killer was nominated for Best Limited Series and Joëlle Jones for Best Penciller/Inker and Best Cover Artist at the 2016 Eisner Awards. Links:  http://www.joellejones.com/ ::   @Joelle_Jones read more…

10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster James Kochalka

Comics Brewmaster: James Kochalka Origin:  Springfield, Vermont 1st  Appearance:  James Kochalka Superstar mini-comic #1(1993-94) Catalog:  Monkey vs. Robot, Peanutbutter & Jeremy, Quit Your Job, Tiny Bubbles, The Horrible Truth About Comics, Fancy Froglin, SuperF*ckers, Johnny Boo, Glorkian Warrior, etc. etc. Achievements:  Served as Vermont’s very first Cartoonist Laureate, James Kochalka Superstar the band has released multiple albums, with their 2006 hit “Britney’s Silver Can” making it into Rolling Stone’s Top 100 for that year! Links:  http://kochalka.tumblr.com/  ::   https://twitter.com/the_kochalka Read more…     

10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster Andrew MacLean

Andrew MacLean earns himself “Comics Brewmaster” honors for making one of my favorite new comics being published, today!  Head Lopper is the story of Norgal, a sword swinging, adventure seeking, “barbarian” who has a penchant for, well, lopping off heads!  Reluctantly, he travels the lands with his “sidekick”(of sorts), the decapitated head of Agatha Blue Witch.  I love the chemistry(or lack thereof) between these two!   read more…       

10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster Kristen Gudsnuk

One of the best feelings you can have as a comics reader is when you find a new comic that you love by a creator you’ve never heard of.  This was the case for me with our latest Comics Brewmaster Kristen Gudsnuk and her funny, action-packed comic, Henchgirl!    read more…       

10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster Gilbert Hernandez

This month’s Comics Brewmaster, Gilbert Hernandez, has sure been busy!  Four new books coming out over the next few weeks: Blubber #2, The Twilight Children #4, Love & Rockets Volume 3 #8, and the Comics Dementia collection.  I’ve been a fan of Gilbert(AKA ‘BETO) and his brothers'(Mario & Jaime Hernandez) work since I first picked up that issue of Love & Rockets with Gilbert’s bold rooster head cover….  read more…

10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster Peter Milligan

Our latest Comics Brewmaster, Peter Milligan, first came to my attention in 1993 when John Constantine appeared in a three part Shade, the Changing Man story titled History Lesson(issues #42-44).  So, Garth Ennis was sort of my gateway drug to Peter Milligan, since I was such a big fan of Ennis’ Hellblazer run at that time.   read more…       

10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster Josh Simmons

This month we have a special Thanksgiving edition of “10 Questions with…” that is a perfect diversion for those painfully, awkward family gatherings!  I’ve been enjoying the disgustingly delightful work of modern underground comix brewmaster Josh Simmons since his zine Happy first caught my eye at the Top Shelf table at SDCC…    read more…..    

10 Questions With Comics Brewmaster Emma Rios

A hearty welcome to artist/writer Emma Rios, who’s fresh off of her Island comics siesta ID, and currently gearing up for the release of Pretty Deadly Volume 2, issue #6! I really enjoyed her new, multi-layered story I.D. in the new comics anthology Island #1 & #2.   read more…