REMAKE/REMODEL: The Spider Queen

May 22nd, 2009 | brainjuice

This week’s Remake/Remodel thread at Whitechapel was chugging along happily, trying to make sense out of a tiny description of an obscure 1940s character:

Sharon Kane is the sworn enemy of all criminals. Her specially designed bracelets eject spider webbing. Her boyfriend is a detective named Mike O’Bell.

And then Ryan Kelly, Pia Guerra and Paul Sizer came in overnight and just owned pretty much everybody.

Ryan Kelly is the illustrator of LOCAL, a teacher, and currently illustrating a NORTHLANDERS sequence:


Pia Guerra is the illustrator of Y THE LAST MAN:


Paul Sizer is the creator of the graphic novel BPM.


8tracks: Nearly New

May 22nd, 2009 | music

A random selection from the music that’s been living on my laptop this week.

If You’re Going To MCM Comics Expo This Weekend…

May 21st, 2009 | brainjuice

…keep an eye on this site. Planned London public transport engineering work for the weekend. If you’re still unsure of what route to take, try the TFL Journey Planner.

I’m there Saturday afternoon only, from around noon (which probably means 1pm), in the Comics Village area of the Expo.

Links for 2009-05-20

May 21st, 2009 | brainjuice