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Z2 Presents the Origin of Comedian and SNL Icon Chris Farley in the Graphic Novel ‘Growing Up Farley’

Growing Up Farley

Z2 Comics announced Growing Up Farley, a graphic novel about the comedy icon who stormed 30 Rockefeller Plaza to become Saturday Night Live’s breakout star of the ‘90s. Co-written by Chris Farley’s brother, stand-up comedian and actor Kevin Farley, the story provides an intimate portrait into Chris and Kevin’s youthful …

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Z2 Comics Announces New Graphic Novel ‘The Jester’s Curse’

The Jester's Curse

Z2 Comics announced In Flames: The Jester’s Curse, a graphic novel celebrating the legendary Swedish melodic metal institution. The book expands the post-apocalyptic fantasy behind the quintet’s world, following the band’s grim mascot, Jesterhead, as he emerges from the Wasteland. He soon finds himself trapped in Dead Eternity—a distorted reality …

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Z2 Comics & Dee Snider Capture The Fight Against Censorship In The Original Graphic Novel, ‘He’s Not Gonna Take It’  

He's Not Going To Take It

More than 35 years ago, Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider marched into the United States Senate’s Committee on Commerce in a jean jacket and tank top to confront a band of concerned Washington housewives hellbent on silencing the howl of metal and beyond. Co-founded by Tipper Gore, a committee of …

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Yungblud And Z2 Comics Announce Third Graphic Novel Collaboration, ‘Yungblud Presents Twisted Tales Of The Ritalin Club 3: The Funeral’

The Funeral

Following his incendiary journey into sequential art with The Twisted Tales of the Ritalin Club and Weird Times at Quarry Bank University, Yungblud and Z2 Comics return with the third volume in the musician’s ballistic tales of super-powered outcasts rebelling against sinister boarding schools and beyond. Yungblud Presents Twisted Tales …

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Weird Al Teams WIth Acclaimed Artists For The Graphic Novel, ‘The Illustrated Al’

Weird Al Yankovic

Z2 Comics has announced a collaboration with pop culture icon “Weird Al” Yankovic to publish The Illustrated Al: The Songs of “Weird Al” Yankovic. Written by “Weird Al” Yankovic, this career-spanning visual feast unites some of our top cartoonists and illustrators to express Al’s “Yankovisions.” The Great AL-merican Songbook features …

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Emily Hampshire And Z2 Comics Conjure Whimsical New Graphic Novel, ‘Amelia Aierwood: Basic Witch’

Amelia Aierwood: Basic Witch

Z2 Comics announced Amelia Aierwood: Basic Witch, the debut graphic novel from Schitt’s Creek, 12 Monkeys, and Chapelwaite actress Emily Hampshire.  The book blends millennial homebody ennui with wand-waving delight in the story of Amelia, the least-favorite daughter of L.A.’s most famous family of witches—the Aierwoods (think the Kardashians of the witch world). She’s a so-so …

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Tori Amos And Z2 Comics Partner For Little Earthquakes 30th Anniversary Graphic Novel And Vinyl Release

Tori Amos

Z2 Comics proudly announces that 2022 will see the publication of Little Earthquakes: The Graphic Album, a long overdue spiritual sequel to Tori Amos’ Eisner- and Harvey-award-winning first graphic novel, Comic Book Tattoo. This graphic novel tribute coincides with the 30th anniversary of her breakthrough album, Little Earthquakes. Released in 1992, Amos’ debut album Little Earthquakes established …

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Spiritbox Unites With Z2 Comics For Haunting New Graphic Novel ‘Eternal Blue: A Spiritbox Graphic Novel’

Eternal Blue

Following their formation in 2017, Canadian quartet Spiritbox has continually possessed the charts with its dynamic blend of metal and block-leveling live shows. The group will now channel the story behind its 2021 debut LP, Eternal Blue (topping at #13 in the Billboard Top-200), in a new graphic novel co-created alongside veteran comic scribe Jim …

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Z2 Comics & Blue Note Records Take You Into The Blue

Enter The Blue

Z2 Comics has come to define the depths of possibility in the relationship between music and graphic fiction, proving that great art is not defined by format, and the marriage between mediums can elevate the experience for all. This is perhaps best exemplified by their latest announcement of Enter the Blue, …

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Chuck D Presents The Official Graphic Novel ‘Apocalypse 91: Revolution Never Sleeps’

Apocalypse 91

Z2, along with UMe/Def Jam, announces the first-ever graphic novel from hip hop icon Chuck D, Apocalypse 91: The Revolution Never Sleeps, the latest in the publisher’s series of graphic celebrations of music icons which pair some of most notable names in comics with music luminaries from all genres. The book will be …

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