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 Mandy Ord
28p, b&w, 6.5"x9.5"
Mandy Ord's comics are great. This one starts with some neurotic booty shaking carnage (true) then a looser piece about barista vistas, a grubby-great dog portrait and some high-stress city living. Ord has got her great, brutal ink line on full display accompanied by a engaging inner narration running throughout.