Comic Books Are Burning In Hell

On this episode, Joe McCulloch, Chris Mautner and Tucker Stone dedicate themselves to speaking to one another about the recently deceased Yoshihiro Tatsumi--why they like him, what others thought of him, and the nature of studying the history of another culture's art form when you don't know the language of that culture.

The books talked about on this episode are published for the most part by Drawn and Quarterly. They are:

  • Black Blizzard
  • The Push Man and Other Stories
  • Abandon The Old In Tokyo
  • Good-Bye
  • Fallen Words
  • A Drifting Life
Direct download: tatsumicast.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 1:58pm EST

On this extra long episode, the boys go old school and talk exclusively about a book that none of them liked: The Sculptor.

Direct download: The_Sculptor.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 4:41pm EST

On this episode, you can hear the boys discuss the following NEW comics available for purchase now at your friendly comic book store.

  • Multiversity
  • Nameless
  • Stray Bullets
  • Rat God
  • Casanova
Direct download: casacast.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 8:40pm EST

On this echo heavy episode--we're really sorry about that--the boys talk about Julio's Day, Charlie Hebdo's final issue and Thomas the Tank Engine.

Direct download: echocast.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 10:04am EST

It's time for the four of these jokers to get busy with a timer and there personal top ten released of the year. Which Image book makes the cut?

Direct download: bo2015.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 3:32pm EST

On this episode, Joe, Matt and Tucker talk about the following comics and comic related things:

  • Who in comics is a 9/11 truther?
  • How many different times in American history has the Savage Dragon comic been masturbation fodder?
  • What's going on with Crossed Plus One Hundred, written by Alan Moore?
  • Was there a manga called 20th Century Boys?
  • Is there a manga called Master Keaton?
  • How good was Grandville: Noel?
Direct download: dirtyz.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 11:46am EST

Jim Balent's Tarot, otherwise known as "the one where they used the phrase 'haunted vagina'" gets put under the microscope at CBABIH central. Get into it!

Direct download: comic_books_are_burning.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 7:48pm EST

On this episode, Joe, Chris and Matt discuss their feelings about CAB, the recently completed arts festival that took place in Brooklyn.

Direct download: cabshow.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:14pm EST

On this episode, Joe, Chris and Tucker discuss:

  • Dalgoda
  • Don Rosa's work on Donald Duck
  • Usagi Yojimbo
  • And Junji Ito!
Direct download: funny_animacast.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 10:19pm EST

On this episode, Tucker, Joe and Chris discuss the following:

  • A video game called NES Remix
  • Joe Sacco's book BUMPF! from Fantagraphics
  • The history of Declarative Alternative Comics
  • The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil by Stephen Collins from Picador
  • Billy Idol's Cradle of Love video
  • Billy Idol's Cyberpunk album
  • Descant 164 Cartooning Degree Zero
Direct download: Joe_Sacco_Meet_Canada.mp3
Category:Comics -- posted at: 6:00am EST