British punk outfit Art Brut have a new album coming out in May that's called Brilliant! Tragic! Frequently hilarious frontman Eddie Argos is a known comic book sympathizer, having provided a cover quote for the collected edition of Phonogram: The Singles Club, a favorite of hopelessly obsessive music fans and ComicsAlliance staffers alike. As such, it only made sense that Argos commission Phonogram drawer Jamie McKelvie to creat
The proliferation of social media is an incredible boon for lovers of comic book art, design and illustration. Sites like Flickr, Tumblr, DeviantArt and other countless blogs and feeds bombard us with a ceaseless supply of artwork by professionals
The proliferation of social media is an incredible boon for lovers of comic book art, design and illustration. Sites like Flickr, Tumblr, DeviantArt and other countless blogs and feeds bombard us with a ceaseless supply of artwork by professionals and fans that is variously excellent, clever, funny, innovative, and numerous degrees of awesome
As anyone who has been to Comic-Con can attest, the annual comics mega-convention is a pretty intense experience that often generates some memorable stories. Everyone seems to have at least one crazy convention tale to tell, and since creators are no exceptio
Although fans of Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie's music-as-magic-infused "Phonogram" were likely left craving more when the two-volume series wrapped a few months back, love can live on in their ears. Gillen's posted the soundtrack to the concluding series, "The Singles Club," which should
ComicsAlliance writers Laura Hudson, Chris Sims, Caleb Goellner, and David Uzumeri sit down for a roundtable discussion about the newly released "Siege: Loki" #1. WARNING: SPOILERS FOLLOW.
David: This week we're taking a look at "Siege: Loki," one of five one-shots Marvel's putting out to make up for Siege #4's delay into May. It's by the Team Phonogram of Kieron Gillen and artist Jamie McKe
In 2006, writer Kieron Gillen and artist Jamie McKelvie debuted the first "Phonogram" volume, "Rue Brittania." Introducing the concept of "phonomancers" -- magicians using music to enter magical states -- the series quickly gained a dedicated cult following and tastemaker Warren Ellis' seal of approval. With the completion of the