Month: October 2015

Episode 140 – Dylan Horrocks

Virtual Memories Show #140: Dylan Horrocks, Straight Outta Hicksville “When you love an art form passionately, it can get complicated. It’s not a simple, clean, pure love that constantly enriches your life. It can also break your heart.” Live from CXC! Dylan Horrocks, the NZ cartoonist behind Hicksville (Drawn & Quarterly) and Sam Zabel And…

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Episode 139 – Derf Backderf

Virtual Memories Show #139: Derf Backderf “My art has become good enough to tell the stories I want to tell. I’m a broken down punk rock geezer, but I’m still a relatively young cartoonist. I’ve only been doing long-form comics since 2010.” Live from CXC!¬†Derf Backderf made a mid-career course correction, going from alt-weekly cartoons…

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Episode 138 – Bill Griffith

Virtual Memories Show #138: Bill Griffith “With this new book, I’m reconnecting with my earlier self from the underground era, but with all the experience and skill that I’ve gained in the last 30 years of doing a daily strip.” Bill Griffith is best known for nearly 30 years of daily comic strips featuring the…

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Podcast 137 – Scott McCloud

Virtual Memories Show #137: Scott McCloud – Tumblings “I want to be working, making comics, and knowing that the thing I’m doing right now is the thing I should be doing and I shouldn’t feel guilty about doing it. I’ve been able to keep that going much of the time for the last 20 years,…

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