The Other Side of The Exhibitor Table: An SPX Tale

After four years of attending the Small Press Expo, the one thing that always strikes me is how unique it is as a convention experience. This is not going to be some elitist indictment of the average comic-con, more concerned with cosplay and trotting out Read More …

Deadshirt @ SPX: Comics, Zines, and Minis Showcase Spectacular

Last weekend the Small Press Expo celebrated it’s 20th year of showcasing independent comics talent both up-and-coming and venerable. This year, Deadshirt staffers Dominic Griffin, Kayleigh Hearn, Yen Nguyen, and Max Robinson were in attendance and wrote about some of the amazing mini-comics, collaborative anthologies and Read More …

30 Purple Years: 9. Purple Rain

Wednesday, June 25th, marks the 30th anniversary of the release of Prince and The Revolution’s Purple Rain. In honor of this, Deadshirt presents an entire week of art and essays that explore and celebrate one of the greatest albums of all time. Dig, if you will.  By Andrew Read More …