Comics Coast To Coast #176 – The Box Brown Interview

On this episode of  Comics Coast to Coast we talk to Box Brown of well…BoxBrown about everything from Alternative comics from the 90’s to Andre the Giant!

 

Box Brown
Art By Box Brown

 

About:

https://twitter.com/boxbrown
http://boxbrown.com/
Box Brown is a cartoonist, illustrator and comic publisher from Philadelphia. His comics have been featured in Mad Magazine and his illustrations have been on Wired.com. His web and print comic Everything Dies was named a notable comic of 2011 in the Best American Comics Anthology and was honored with two Ignatz Awards. His comics publishing outfit, Retrofit launched in 2011.

 

Show Notes:

Alternative Comics From The 90s
http://www.americanelf.com/
Tell us more about RetroFitComics.Com
http://retrofitcomics.com/
Tell us about Softcore that’s running on Study Group Comics
http://studygroupcomics.com/main/soft-core-part-1-by-box-brown/
http://www.tomhart.net/
Dizzying Highs & Staggering Lows: The Complete Bellen! Comics 2006-2010 (pay what you want)
https://gumroad.com/l/TKGm
The Complete Everything Dies Includes all stories from web and print (pay what you like)
https://gumroad.com/l/NvKB
How is GumRoad treating you? Working out well?
The Andre the Giant book coming out from First Second in the Spring.
Spoiler alert! Tragic Comics: 36 Lessons in Self-Destruction from Rob Woods and the Depressed Punx.
http://citypaper.net/article.php?16372
Your style has a different feel from most web comic artists. Fine Arts major?
The stuff on Retrofit reminds me a lot of the magazine Heavy Metal. Are you a fan?
Which role is more challenging for you; the artist, or the publisher?
http://locustmoonfest.com/