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 …
by Marian Runk
Best Friends is the tale of an intense childhood BFF-ship sinking. Runk's artwork is done in soft watercolor washes, eroding any trace of hard feelings and leaving the sentiment sediment as the story's heart and soul. The work leaves me with a similar feeling to reading a C.Tyler story - that midsummer melancholy of something trying to blossom.
32pp, full color throughout, sewn binding with silkscreened cover, 5.5"x6"