Hot off the presses! Trip City will have fresh copies of the TRIP CITY GUIDE 2012, our very first literary arts print anthology available for sale [$5] atJeffrey C. Burandt aka Jef UK’s table [I2] at the MoCCA Fest 2012 this weekend [April 28 -29, from 11am - 6pm], located at the 69th Regiment Armory, 68 Lexington Avenue in NYC.
Plus, Americans UK will be in attendance with writer and front-man Jef UKhawking the latest Rocktronic Mixtape 2 anthology, featuring stories by Michael Lapinski, Aaron Bir, Zees, and more of indy comix rising talents! And, check out some new tunes by way of their Kickstarter-funded Luxuria EP on vinyl, while you're there. Plus, AM/UK will have new t-shirts in new colors, in all sizes. AM/UK comix artists Paul Ciarvino and Zees Moreno will be sitting in too, available for sketches and signing books!
Photographer Seth Kushner and writer Christopher Irving will be at thepowerHouse Books table [B6] on Saturday: 11:00-12:30 and 3:00-4:30 + Sunday: 1:00-2:30 and 4:30-6:00, along with writer, to sell and sign their gorgeous tome, LEAPING TALL BUILDINGS: The Origins of American Comics, as well as, sell exclusive LTB posters designed by artists, Peter Kuper, Becky Cloonan and Dean Haspiel [who will be signing from 3-4pm on Saturday].
And, finally, don’t be shy to whoop it up at the MoCCA Fest 2012 Official AfterParty, produced by Jeff Newelt aka Jah Furry on Saturday, April 28th from 7pm – 10pm at the Village Pourhouse, 64 3rd Ave (at 11th st), New York, NY 10003
A TITANIC TEAM-UP
The MoCCA Fest 2012 Official AfterParty + @HARVEY PEKAR’s CLEVELAND Launch Party!
Live Music by DANIEL JOHNSTON
+ Special Appearance by JEFFREY LEWIS
+ hosted/produced by JEFF NEWELT
+ DJ BRIAN HEATER
+ TOASTS to LEAPING TALL BUILDINGS: The Origins of American Comics (w/photos by Seth Kushner); BLUE graphic novel by PAT GRANT; Lit/Arts salon TRIP CITY: and the 6th Anniversary of indie webcomix collective ACTIVATEcomix.
***Sponsored by Top Shelf Comix & ZIP Comics***