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Melissa Etheridge & Z2 Comics
Z2 Comics is publishing singer/songwriter/activist Melissa Etheridge's first graphic novel, Melissa Etheridge's Heartstrings, with each chapter of the graphic novel tied to one of the many guitars in her own collection of instruments The untold stories of some of her favourites will be interpreted by Frank Marrafino (Haunted Tank, The Final Symphony: A Beethoven Anthology), veteran music[...]
Jamie Hewlett Creates New 20th Anniversary Gorillaz Art Book From Z2
Jamie Hewlett, co-creator of Gorillaz will be joining over forty other artists for the new Gorillaz Art Book from Z2 Comics next spring for the 20th anniversary (stop it, really??) of Gorillaz with new interpretations of 2D, Murdoc Niccals, Noodle, and Russel Hobbs in one volume, case bound at 12.6 x 9.2 inches and 288[...]
Balmain Creates Graphic Novel With David Mack, Bengal, Colleen Doran
Parisian fashion house Balmain is creating a new English language graphic novel with Z2 Comics, called Balmain Dreams: 10 Or Containing more than a dozen illustrated short stories, with each tale focused on one signature Balmain runway design And Z2 Comics have timed the release of this new work to coincide with Balmain's celebrations marking[...]
Kyle Baker Creates A Graphic Novel With John Lee Hooker's Estate
The John Lee Hooker Estate and Z2 Comics announce the graphic novel John Lee Hooker: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer, documenting the life of the legendary blues musician, told by Gabe Soria and Jarrett Williams and drawn by the legendary Kyle Baker, known for The Cowboy Wally Show, Why I Hate Saturn, Birth Of A Nation, Damage Control,[...]
Now Z2 Comics Signs Up With Lunar Distribution Too
Z2 Comics is following Scout Comics, Ahoy Comics and DC Comics in being distributed by online comics retailer-turned-comocs distributor Lunar Distribution CEO and publisher Josh Frankel says "As we have grown, we have been actively considering all avenues for stores to carry our product; beginning with our move to Simon & Schuster for the book[...]
Lemmy Gets His Own Motörhead Graphic Novel
Motörhead: The Rise of the Loudest Band in the World is a new graphic novel by David Calcano, Mark Irwin and animation studio Fantoons, telling the story of Lemmy's life and the rise of Motörhead, in a new officially authorised volume from Z2 Comics. He had quite a varied career In 1975, he was fired from[...]
Z2 Announces Run The Dungeon From Patrick Kindlon & Goran Gilgovic
Run The Dungeon isn't that comic.) Independent publisher Z2 announced Run The Dungeon, an OGN from writer Kindlon (We Can Never Go Home, There's Nothing There, Patience! Conviction! Revenge!) and artist Goran Gligovic (The Bawdy Tales of Lazlo Cale) On its face, the announcement makes sense Z2 works with a lot of music artists (Babymetal, The[...]
Agnez Mo Creates Her Own Graphic Novel From Z2, Don't Wake Up
I say, creating, Z2 states that it is written by Karla Pacheco, and drawn by Peter V Nguyen and Andres Labrada. They quote Agnez Mo as saying "I've always enjoyed storytelling, whether through my songs when I write them or through my music videos when I direct But now, I'm extremely excited to jump into this new realm of[...]
Charlie Benante and Scott Ian of Anthrax on Their New Graphic Novel
Including Charlie Benante and Scott Ian of the band, writing and drawing an adaptation of their own best-known song I Am The Law – which was about Judge Dredd – as an official Judge Dredd story, signed off by 2000AD and Rebellion Publishing, and appearing in the anthology. Narrated by longtime mascot "The Not Man" newly designed by[...]
Auto Draft
Z2 is the first publisher announced as participating in this year's Local Comic Shop Day event, an annual affair which sees participating retailers able to order specially limited items, will take place on Wednesday, the 25th of November This year Z2's offering will be a version of Alex de Campi's Kickstarted True War Stories graphic[...]
The ABCs Of Z2 Comics
By Z2 co-publishers Josh Frankel and Sridhar Reddy A is for #ArtistOwned Z2 Comics publishes comics that are created and owned by the writers and the artists who make them. B is for Bunn That's right: acclaimed writer: Cullen Bunn Stayed tuned. C is for CARVER Christopher Hunt's fantastic first storyline of international intrigue wraps this summer with[...]