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Saturday, June 23, 2007
Pride weekend hits San Francisco! If you're here in the city you are going to want to see Pansy Division play and check out some of the many happenings. And for your listening pleasure, our amigo DJ Bearzbub is podcasting a Pride weekend mix to get your backside shaking (check it out here).
Labels: Bearzbub, culture, podcasts, San Francisco
Friday, April 20, 2007
Featuring the Isotope Award for Excellence in Mini-Comics Award ceremony with Danica Novgorodoff & Daniel Merlin Goodbrey, the Top Shelf Happy Hour with publisher Brett Warnock, and hot jams by DJ Bearzbub.
Labels: Alternative Press Expo, Bearzbub, Brett Warnock, Danica Novgorodoff, Daniel Merlin Goodbrey, events, Isotope Award, minis
Thursday, April 19, 2007
The Isotope Recommends:
An APE Weekend-A-Go-Go
Can you feel that? It's your heart racing with the knowledge that we're right on the edge of the best weekend all year here in San Francisco... the weekend of the Alternative Press Expo. We here at the Isotope love APE for far too many reasons to list, but most of all we love APE weekend because it's the weekend that's all about the love for comics.
As usual, there's a ton of things going on during APE weekend, as the convention spirit always spreads through the city offering comic creators and fans an excuse to launch gallery shows, set up workshops, and throw parties in celebration of comics. It's easy to fill up your schedule with so much going on, so allow us to select out a few events to recommend. There's some stuff going on at other shops and at a few galleries and cool spots we like as well... but a body can't do everything, so here's our suggestions:
Jeffrey Brown @ Giant Robot
Our amigos at Giant Robot kick off APE weekend right with a in-store signing with alt-comix giant Jeffrey Brown. Who would want to miss that?
Friday, April 20th
Giant Robot Store
618 Shrader @ Haight
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Readings by queer cartoonists Paige Braddock, Abby Denson, Tim Fish, Robert Kirby, and the hilarious Justin Hall. We suggest grabbing yourself some dinner while you're there!
Saturday, April 21st
3 Dollar Bill Cafe
1800 Market St @ Octavia
7:00pm - 10:00pm
You didn't think we were going to forget to mention our very own APE AFTERMATH, did you?
This event also features the Top Shelf Happy Hour with publisher Brett Warnock, hot tunes from one of our favorite sonic engineers DJ Bearzbub, and two of our former mini-comic award winners... the brilliant Daniel Merlin Goodbrey, and the Eisner Award nominated Danica Novgorodoff.
Ah yes... APE weekend! What could be better!
Labels: Alternative Press Expo, Bearzbub, Brett Warnock, comics, culture, Danica Novgorodoff, Daniel Merlin Goodbrey, events, Isotope Award, Justin Hall, minis, music, San Francisco, Top Shelf Productions