Me and Jamaica Dyer will be signing at the awesome Isotope Comics in San Francisco on April 16 at 1pm. Cool, right? April 16 is also Record Store Day, which is even cooler because the musical project Space 1666 will also be releasing a brand new EP featuring music inspired by Lake Imago. Cool, right?
Come out if you're in the area.
326 Fell St, San Francisco, CA 94102
Here's the official thing from Isotope:
Jamaica Dyer and Eddie Wright and the Isotope celebrate Record Store Day, one of the world’s coolest holidays, in high style… with the LAKE IMAGO comic / album release event!
LAKE IMAGO, by Eddie Wright and Jamaica Dyer (one of our favorite artists ), is a powerfully haunting coming of age comic about tragedy, grief and depression told in personal moments and a particularly bleak familial road trip. We’re thrilled to get to do this event for such a fantastic new work, and cannot recommend it more highly! Surreal in the vein of Charles Burns‘ brilliant BLACK HOLE, quietly personal like Sofie Campbell‘s WET MOON, and emotionally arresting like Ulli Lust‘s TODAY IS THE LAST DAY OF THE REST OF YOUR LIFE or Craig Thompson’s BLANKETS. Here’s a fantastic review and the digital version is here so you can find out for yourself before the analog version is here on the 16th.
But it wouldn’t be Record Store Day without a record, right?
The Isotope also proudly presents the release of an original LAKE IMAGO Soundtrack EP created just for this event by heavy space drone band SPACE:1666. This EP was recorded in the appropriately effects-pedal-laden Outer Sagittarius Studios and will be released on a limited edition dead-format CD3 as well as a day-and-date digital release featuring music inspired by the book and all new art by Jamaica Dyer.
Jamaica Dyer & Eddie Wright @ Isotope
Record Store Day LAKE IMAGO Comic & CD Release
Saturday, April 16th 2016
1pm – 4pm