The Rise, The Fall, and The Rise by Brix Smith Start $18.95 - American Brix Smith Start spent ten years in The Fall with Mark E. Smith while being married to him, which ended in a violent disintegration. Growing up in the Hollywood Hills in the '60s in a dilapidated pink mansion her life has …
Published by Koyama Press
48p, b&w, 7"x10"
There's nothing not to love about this issue of Lose. The parameters of DeForge's storytelling keep getting more refined as his page design gets more skewed toward visual obsessions. It's all subtle stories in an outrageous environment, a tight balance between crisp control and funky tangents. Hit list, top of the pops. -EF