Monsters

Arts Comics 

ROBOT GOD AKAMATSU, VOL.1

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Giant robots, giant monsters, and the near total destruction of Boston. Continue reading

Shop 

HEAVENS TO ETSY: LOVE & A SANDWICH

“The first thing I ever made was a panda head, which came out squished and awkward, out of old sheets,” Chelsea Bloxsom says, explaining her seamstressing origins. Continue reading

Arts 

MONSTERS, ART AND CANCER

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Besides having a badass name, this week’s cover artist Cyril van der Haegen is an extremely talented guy but he needs your help. Continue reading

Arts 

OFF THE WALL: RAMIRO AT DIESEL CAFé

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Ramiro Davaro Comas’s work has been described as a nightmarish bikini bottom. Others have compared it to Ralph Steadman. I understood the work akin to Tim Burton’s world in James in the Giant Peach. Continue reading

Film 

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY RE-RELEASES

More Disney re-releases are on the way. Mickey’s already counting your money. Continue reading

Music 

DEAD CATS DEAD RATS

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Known as the band with a knack for giving free CDs at shows, Dead Cats Dead Rats are trying to keep punk alive. That’s admirable and all, but their latest, Monsters, proves that they’re a little too good to keep it up. Continue reading

LULZ 

MANERISMS #7: IT’S OKAY TO BE SCARED AS LONG AS YOU NEVER, EVER SHOW IT

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Basement tidying starts innocently enough. You reach for the basement doorknob with your shaking, sweaty hand, deciding whether to pull it open quickly or bit-by-bit. If you open it quickly, the gnashing, child eating monster down there can lunge at you immediately and kill you. But if you open it slowly, the monster has to break through the door before he can lunge at you and kill you. “Slow’s the way to go.” That was my mantra, anyway. Continue reading

Film 

REEL TALK

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MOVIES RATED BY THINGS YOU CAN DO WITH YOUR OLD PUMPKIN: Johnny Mad Dog, Fair Game,127 Hours, Monsters and Enter the Void Continue reading