New Stuff This Week

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Everything Is Fine vol 1 #4 Crying Wont Help by Nyxia Grey $2.00

Galactic Zoo Dossier #10 Sum 16 The Interview Issue by Plastic Crimewave (Drag Xity) $22.95 – 20 Year Anniversary special! The Interview Issue, with sheets of trading cards, a cassette of exclusive tunes, handwritten and hand-drawn illustrations in Plastic Crimewave’s inimitable style, interviews with Judy Dyble of Fairport Convention (who also has a song on the cassette), Jesse Hector of Crushed Butler/Gorillas, comics, psychedelic babes and more!!

Would Be Saboteurs Take Heed #2 by Audrey Chan $5.00

Post Drawing Zine by Louie Capozzoli $7.00


Windows by Kels Choo $11.00

Island #12 $7.99

Cahier Noir #1 by Ibrahim R. Ineke $10.00

Real American Zeroes #0 by Colin Kennedy $4.99


Looking For America’s Dog by Steven Weissman (Fantagraphics) $22.99 – Collects comics about Sasha and Malia Obama’s search for Bo. Someone tell Joe Biden he left the gate open!

At The Shore by Jim Campbell (Alternative Comics) $19.99

More Heroes Of The Comics: Portraits Of The Legends Of Comic Books by Drew Friedman (Fantagraphics) $34.99 – Sequel to caricaturist Drew Friedman’s collection of portraits of famous comics creators, this book includes 100 full-color portraits of the legends of American comic books?publishers, editors, and artists.

Comics Journal Library vol 10 EC Artists Part Two by William M. Gaines (Fantagraphics) $34.99

The Gaze Of Drifting Skies: A Treasury Of Bird’s Eye Cartoon Views by Jonathan Barli (Fantagraphics) $29.99

Klaus by Grant Morrison $34.99

IF Anthology: Super Powers (Alterna) $14.99 – Over 40 creators coming together to answer the question: “what would the world REALLY be like, if people had super powers?”

Tank Girl: Two Girls One Tank Collection 1 by Alan Martin $14.99 – The first of a brand new Tank Girl trilogy from series originator, Alan Martin, and artist extraordinaire, Brett Parson!

Half Blood by Ibrahim R. Ineke $24.99


Eleven Spring: A Celebration of Street Art by various (Wooster) $39.99 – Book about the three day “Wooster on Spring” show in 2006 of almost 100 international street artists at Eleven Spring Street in New York, curated by Marc and Sara Schiller of the Wooster Collective. The show featured street art superstars like Shepard Fairey and Swoon as well as emergent talents including JR, Prune, and Doze Green. Intro by Shepard Fairey, afterword by JR, essay from Randy Kennedy of The New York Times.

Oceans of Love: The Uncontainable Gregory Battcock by Gregory Battcock and Josph Grigley (Printed Matter/Konig) $28.00 – The first book that brings together a collection of Gregory Battcock’s prefaces and essays (from Minimalism, Idea Art, Why Art?, and other books), as well as critical writings called “quiticism” that had been published in underground newspapers in the 1970s. Show catalog for a traveling archive exhibition about this New York–based artist who gave up his practice as a painter to become an art critic; he wrote on Minimalism, Conceptual art, video art, and performance, and generally championed artists pushing the boundaries and definitions of contemporary art.


Hitler in Cartoons: Lampooning the Evil Madness of a Dictator by Tony Husband (Arcturus Publishing Limited) $16.95


M Train by Patti Smith $16.00 – Now in soft cover.

Real Life Rock by Greil Marcus (Yale U) $20.00 – Collects his Real Life Rock Top 10 column from the The Believer and other places. Now in soft cover!

77 Sulphate Strip: An eyewitness account of the year that changed everything by Barry Cain (Red Planet) $16.95 – An updated issue of what has become the acknowledged seminal work on punk. Cain was at every major gig and interviewed all of the acts at the time. He was viewed as an ‘insider’ and his access was unrivalled.

Country Music Hair by Erin Duvall $16.99

Hank: The Short Life and Long Country Road of Hank Williams by Mark Ribowsky $29.95

David Bowie: The Last Interview and Other Conversations by David Bowie $16.99

Euro Gothic: Classics of Continental Horror Cinema by Jonathan Rigby $34.95


The Verso Book of Dissent: Revolutionary Words from Three Millennia of Rebellion and Resistance ed. by Andrew Hsiao and Audrea Lim $14.95 – Voices of dissent from every era of human history: speeches and pamphlets, poems and songs, plays and manifestos.

Organize Your Own the Politics and Poetics of Self Determination Movements by Soberscove & Josh Macphee $20.00

Buy The Remedy: Queer and Trans Voices on Health and Health Care ed. by Zena Sharman (Arsenal Pulp Press) $18.95

Verso Book of Dissent Revolutionary Words from Three Millennia of Rebellion and Resistance


Turtle Face and Beyond by Arthur Bradford $17.00 – Now in soft cover.


Lucky Peach #21 Win 16 Los Angeles $12.00

Lula #23 Fall Win 16 Innovators $19.99

She Shreds #11 Brittany Howard $8.00

Total Tattoo #145 $9.50

Modern Farmer #14 Win 16 17 $7.99

Smith Journal #20 $17.99

Radical Philosophy #200 Nov Dec 16 $13.00

Skeptical Inquirer vol 40 #6 Nov Dec 16 $5.99

Recens Paper #5 $24.99


Sheriff Nottingham’s Holiday Herald #8 vol 2 #4 Nightmoon $10.00

Frugal Poets’ Guide to Life How to Live a Poetic Life Even If You Aren’t a Poet by Cynthia Gallaher $12.98 – Also includes a section on the modern history of the Chicago poetry scene, including the birth of the poetry slam.