Author, musician, and raconteur Mike Edison brings his unique blend of mayhem to Quimby's to read and perform from his new book You Are a Complete Disappointment: A Triumphant Memoir of Failed Expectations. Joining him will be "World's Greatest Piano Player" Mickey Finn, and his own Rocket …
Love and Rockets the Covers
Published by Fantagraphics Books
144p, color, hardcover, 10.25"x13.25"
When I heard this book was coming out I was already writing a catty review in my head, expecting I would find it decadent and excessive. Nope, my spider sense was wrong- it is neither. Despite being an oversize hardcover with an easy-to-damage novelty jacket, this book is beautiful cover-to-cover. Los Bros' gorgeous artwork gets presented "large and in charge" with its ultra-tasty carnival colors on glassy-glossy paper with no sign of any bullshit of filler anywhere. A really great book of stand-alone comic art for any fan of L n' R. -EF