Noise in My Head: Voices from the Ugly Australian Underground by Jimi Kritzler (Hozac Books) $55.95 - The Ugly Australian Underground documents the music, songwriting, aesthetics and struggles of fifty of Australia’s most innovative and significant bands and artists currently at the creative peak …
20p, b&w, 8.5"x11"
Two comics about misfit humans drawn in a style that can only draw you in - puffed up patterns and crazed obscenities. Bessijelle perfectly captures the expression of someone going a little loopy from taking themselves too seriously, and it moves these comics through their ornate landscape of anticipated blunder. And lobsters. -EF