Welcome to the Dahl House.

welcome to the Dahl House by ken Dahlas read by austin english I read ken dahls new book on my lunch break…I work at forbidden planet in new york city and can literally pick ANY comic to read at lunch. ANY single comic…I could have...

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Is Business Killing Punk Rock

I’ve been reading an amazing series that ran in Maximum R&R two years ago. It is basically just a series of interviews with people who run small businesses in and around punk rock and roll. There are a ton of different opinions and a...

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Love Blowout

Last weekend Minty Lewis and Damien Jay got married! Minty and Damien’s comics are both available in the Sparkplug Comic Books Store and both are good pals of the Sparkplug familia. The wedding was a total blast! At the end of the night...

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Publishing Panel informations

This is the handout from the Small Press Comics/Zine Publishing panel workshop that I ran with Greg Means, and Aron Nels Steinke at the Portland Zine Symposium. How and why run small press / comic book publishing businesses, including the basics...

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Am I Bovvered?

I’m at a terminal bar in MSP – The Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport, a few stools down from me is a woman who has an astounding resemblance to Catherine Tate. And her personality is like one of Tate’s characters from her old show...

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