Comic Art Festival Podcast
Episode 17- Clockwork Watch
Its time for another episode of the podcast and in this episode we interview the guys behind the Clockwork Watch series of comics. We feature a chat with Yoms and Corey Brotherson as we talk creating a universe and how to really drive sales behind the table. We have a little bit of a bad reception so please ignore the blips. We review The Girl and the Glim, Ellerbisms and Becoming Unbecoming as well as looking at the new Netflix of comics Comichaus. Mike has a feature on Cow boys In Space...
Episode 16- Meet the Mighty One: A Celebration of 2000AD
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast, A slightly different episode this week as we all take an episode off. We have a recording from panel Meet The Mighty One: A Celebration of 2000AD recorded at this years LICAF. It features Steve MacManus, Sean Phillips, Duncan Fegredo and Pete Doherty talking about their time at 2000AD. It was hosted by John McShane. We do however give a quick review of Thor Raganrok and talk about the Myraid 2017 First Graphic Novel Competition. Subscribe to get...
Episode 15- The Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2017
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast, In this episode Ian and Nikki talk about their experiences at the awesome Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2017. We look at each of our days and the talks we went too as well as the evenings entertainment. We also managed to get loads of short interviews on the day so in this episode you will hear: Part one of the interviews: Richard Skipworth of the Cartoonist's Club of Great Britian, Chris Thompson from Titan Comics, Cinebook, Yoms from...
Episode 14- Pre Festival 2017 Ramble
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast A different episode today as Nikki & Ian plus contributors Pete Taylor, Mike Williams and Chris Medcalf get together for a group discussion to talk about our favourite comics (see the podcast art for this show), drink a little festival ale and discuss what we are getting up to during the festival. Chris also discusses his role within the Clock Tower during the weekend and Pete talks about how he plans to run a table at comic events. We review The...
Episode 13- Paula Knight
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast We interview The Facts of Life creator Paula Knight who discusses the book and her life. Its a really interesting chat and we can't wait to meet her in person at the festival. We also talk to Jonathan Edwards and Louise Evans (Felt Mistress) about their brand new exhibition Archipelagogo which has opened for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2017. We were lucky enough to visit the opening of the event and talk about that here too. We...
Episode 12- Stephen Holland from PAGE 45
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast, Today we have the co-owner of the superb comic shop Page 45, Stephen Holland on the show. He talks about the shop, the industry and the festival. I feel we have so much more to hear from Stephen and hope to maybe get him back one day in the future. We review Mann's Best Friend, Maleficium and Spinning and give our thoughts on Fantastic Four. We discuss Batman the Animated Adventures too as it's been 25 years since it appeared on our TV screens....
Episode 11- Gareth Brookes
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast, We have Gareth Brookes come on the show this episode to talk about comics, his books and beer. We review Kill or be Killed Volume 2, The Facts of Life, The Rabbit and Gods and give our thought's on the new Death Note movie. Mike talks all about Slaine and his history and Pete starts his look at the life of Jack Kirby as we all celebrate 100 years since his birth. We close with music from Pop Noir with a track entitled Don't Fool Yourself...
Episode 10- Blues Harvest
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast, This episode features a great chat with the band Blues Harvest who will be playing at the festival this year. We talk to Nick, Andy and Jess and discuss Nicks comic work, Andy's Pop Up Puppet theatre, what the band is all about and we find out which band member knows the most about Star Wars. We also play the track entitled Obi Wan Kenobi. We review Gill Hatchers The Beginners Guide to Being Outside and the football book The Rise of the...
Episode 9- Hannah Berry
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast, We have Hannah Berry on this episode talking about her books, her article on how hard it is to create a graphic novel and on how she believes she may be a witch. Check out her podcast which she hosts with Dan Berry called No YOU Hang Up. We review The Red Turtle, the latest film from Ghibli Studios and look at the books Untitled Apes Epic Adventure, Adamtine & discuss all the trailers we loved at SDCC. We also have music from Kendal act The Wyld...
Episode 8- Pat Mills
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast, In this episode we interview the legend that is Pat Mills. We discuss 2000AD, the state of British comics and his new books Serial Killer and Be Pure! Be Vigilant! Behave! 2000AD & Judge Dredd: The Secret History. We also review the new Castlevania animation. Mike discusses The Walking Dead. Sadly Pete couldn't be on the show this episode.. real life! Oh and make sure you subscribe so you never miss an episode. Thank you for listening....
Episode 7- Darryl Cunningham
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast episode. In this episode we interview Darryl Cunningham, creator of Science Tales and Psychiatric Tales, about his career and reasons for becoming a comic book creator. We talk about and review Thrud, A.L.I.E.E.E.N. and Brain Shoodles. Mike talks about Watchmen (the comic of course) and Pete talks about his workshops and the Swansea Comics Collective. Oh and make sure you subscribe so you never miss an episode. Thank you for listening....
Episode 6- Joe Decie
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast episode. In this episode we interview Joe Decie, writer and artist of Collecting Sticks. We review the amazing movie Wonder Woman and have a chat about our visit to Lancaster Comics Day. Mike talks about the original Star Wars comics that were released in the UK and Pete continues his look at Will Eisner. Oh and make sure you subscribe so you never miss an episode. Thank you for listening. http://www.comicartpodcast.uk Twitter: @comicartfestpod...
Episode 5- John Freeman
Welcome to the Comic Art Festival Podcast. Episode 5 features a great interview with John Freeman. John runs the website Down The Tubes and has been an editor and writer in British comics for many years. He also runs Lancaster Comic Day and is involved with the Lakes Comic Festival too. We review the books Twisted Dark, Cat Stevens and The Can Openers Daughter and discuss quite a bit of TV and movie news as well. Finally, we announce the winners of our Kill or be Killed print competition....