What do gay marriage, Sabrina the Teenage Witch and the band KISS have in common? In the crazy world of comics, everything.
Newer, edgier titles have been known to push the boundaries of expectation or mesh disparate imagery and pop culture references, but it's a particular nostalgic title that's r ... More >>
Shannon CottrellSan Diego Comic-Con 2011For the past three years that I've been covering conventions for LA Weekly, people have been telling me to go to Atlanta for Dragon*Con. I've heard it from commenters, friends and professional contacts. There are many who believe that Dragon*Con is the ... More >>
Shannon CottrellSee more photos in "San Diego Comic-Con 2011 Preview Night" and "San Diego Comic-Con 2011 Day One."
"I think any X Japan song kind of relates to an anime or comics," says Yoshiki, founder and leader of the legendary Japanese rock band X Japan. "Also, X Japan, we are kind of l ... More >>
Shannon CottrellYoshiki and Stan Lee will appear together at San Diego Comic-Con on July 21We're two weeks away from San Diego Comic-Con and now the panel schedule for Thursday, July 21 is online. You know what that means. It's time to start preparing.
Check out the full schedule on SDCC's w ... More >>
Shannon CottrellKill Audio Vinyl Toy
For much of the past decade, Claudio Sanchez has been fusing the comic book world and music realm through Coheed and Cambria. Named for two fictional characters, the band is lyrically based on Sanchez's original series, The Amory Wars.
With his primary b ... More >>