MUSIC-RELATED PUBLICATIONS
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Savage Henry

Savage Henry  SAVAGE HENRY
Bugtown is full of amazing oddities. The inhabitants’ ability to travel between reality levels is one. Another is the career of THE BULLDAGGERS, Bugtown’s premiere insect-rock group. No place is safe from their sonic pursuits. SAVAGE HENRY is the band’s guitarist.

B&W independent comic book series features guest appearances by real world musicians. A guest list follows for your convenience:

ASH RA TEMPEL: Caroline: Circles vs Squares.
DAVID BORDEN (from Mother Mallard): 2, 5.
MICHAEL CHOCHOLAK: 17, 18, 19.
FOETUS (aka Clint Ruin): 23.
RON GEESIN: SH:Headstrong 1.
MANUEL GOTTSCHING: Caroline: Circles vs Squares.
PETER GULCH (from Nightcrawlers): 20.
HAWKWIND: 26.
THE HOOD: 9, 10, 11.
BARNEY JONES (from Mars Everywhere): 18, 19.
MOBY: Vol.2, #2.
DAVID MYERS (aka Arcane Device): 18--22.
NASH THE SLASH: 2--7, & The Contaminated Zone 3.
RICHARD PINHAS (aka Heldon): Vol.2 #3.
DAVID PRESCOTT: 18--20.
THE RESIDENTS: 2, 5, 6, 18, 19, 20, The Contaminated Zone 3, & Stalking Ralph.
STEVE ROACH: 17--19.
CONRAD SCHNITZLER (from Tangerine Dream, Kluster): 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 16, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30; Vol.2 #1, 3; Post Bros 2, 5, 42, 48, 50, 63 (with cameos in 7, 16, 41); Post Bros Annual 1, 2 (with cameo in 3); UBERDUB; the two CON & C’THULU books; (a cameo in Caroline: Circles vs Squares); and Data Core 1998.
KLAUS SCHULZE: 27, Caroline: Circles vs Squares.
CHUCK VAN ZYL (from Xisle): 20.
ANDREW WEISS (from Scornflakes, Gone, Henry Rollins Band): 2--7, 16.

Issue # Price Reserve Issue # Price Reserve
1 20.00 16 3.00
2 10.00 17 3.00
3 7.00 18 3.00
4 7.00 19 3.00
5 7.00 20 3.00
6 5.00 21 3.00
7 5.00 22 3.00
8 5.00 23 3.00
9 5.00 24 3.00
10 5.00 25 3.00
11 4.00 26 3.00
12 See
Below
n/a 27 3.00
13 See
Below
n/a 28 3.00
14 3.00 29 3.00
15 3.00 30 3.00
           
Vol. 2    
1 3.50
2 3.50
3 3.50

SAVAGE HENRY: HEADSTRONG   1--3...3.50 each  Reserve #1  Reserve #2  Reserve #3


SAVAGE HENRY 12
A Digital Reprint of this Classic long Out-of-Print Issue from 1989

The WHACOs are out to punish UK artrock band WIRE for their unbridled creativity, but Savage Henry comes to the rescue.

26 Pages
Black & White interior, with full color cover by Matt Howarth.
Requires Acrobat Reader 5 or higher.
Only available in digital format.
Only $2.50 (as download) Buy it through

Only $3.50 (on CD)
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SAVAGE HENRY 13
A Digital Reprint of this Classic long Out-of-Print Issue from 1990

Two stories in one issue. Savage Henry helps DIETER MEIER (from YELLO)
search for the Awesome Cravat. And Savage Henry and Nash the Slash perform a special dream concert.

26 Pages
Black & White interior, with full color cover by Matt Howarth.
Requires Acrobat Reader 5 or higher.
Only available in digital format.
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SAVAGE HENRY: POWERCHORDS
An all new 3 issue comicbook Bugtown series with musician guest stars!
Never before published!

ISSUE 1: Firebox

While cruising a British flea market, Savage Henry and DAVE BROCK (from Hawkwind)
discover an antique shortwave receiver that ends up summoning an alien invasion. Can they stop these Loud Ones?

Mature Audience.
32 Pages
Black & White interior, with full color cover by Matt Howarth.
Only $3.00 
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New!
Savage Henry: Powerchords #2
SAVAGE HENRY: POWERCHORDS
ISSUE 2: Air Guitar

While visiting Berlin, Savage Henry and Caroline join forces with MANUEL 
GOTTSCHING and LUTZ ULBRICH (both from Ashra) to defeat the invading 
Loud Ones. Also appearing: Conrad Schnitzler.

Mature Audience.
32 Pages
Black & White interior, with full color cover by Matt Howarth.
Only $3.00 Order

New!

SAVAGE HENRY: POWERCHORDS

ISSUE 3: Standing Stoned

Back in Great Britain, Savage Henry and Caroline struggle to keep the 
Loud Ones from reprising their invasion via a series of bootleg 
recordings. Joining them in the fight: RON GEESIN.

Mature Audience.
32 Pages
Black & White interior, with full color cover by Matt Howarth.
Only $3.00 Order

New!

SAVAGE HENRY: PUPPET TRAP

An all new one-shot Bugtown comicbook!
Never before published!

Itís Savage Henry to the rescue when a Bulldagger concert is sabotaged 
by a vampire who turns the entire audience into puppets.
(Featuring an appearance by Conrad Schnitzler.)

Mature Audience.
32 Pages
Black & White interior, with full color cover by Matt Howarth.
Only $3.00  Order

CAROLINE: CIRCLES VS SQUARES...10.00
Join Caroline and Savage Henry as they go in search of Caroline’s origin
in this all new graphic novel by HOWARTH. Features guest appearance by 
ASH RA TEMPEL (Klaus Schulze and Manuel Gottsching. (80pp/6.5x10.25)   Reserve 

THE COMIX OF TWO CITIES (Comic Book Edition) 1-6...3.50 each
HOWARTH teams up with the infamous underground musicians THE RESIDENTS to present the cartoon conflict of Mole vs Chub in this 6 issue sub-limestone graphic comedy.   (32pp/6.5x10.25) 

Issue # Price Reserve
1 3.50
2 3.50
3 3.50
4 3.50
5 3.50
6 3.50

THE COMIX OF TWO CITIES (Mini-comic Edition) 1, 2, and 4...2.00 each
Rare mini-comic editions of parts of comic book series. (16pp/5.5x8.5)  Reserve #1 Reserve #2  Reserve #4

CON & C’THULU: THE CARDBOARD CONDO CONCERT...10.00
Conrad Schnitzler & C’Thulu set out to save the homeless in this all new graphic novel by HOWARTH. (80pp/6.5x10.25)  Reserve  


CON & C'THULU: Music for Swimming
A Digital Collection of the rare serial from the 80s.

Conrad Schnitzler wants to do a Thousand Cassette Concert, but before the Lord C'Thulu can help, Con gets sucked inside his own computer and comes face-to-face with his digital counterpart.

30 Pages
Black & White by Matt Howarth.
Requires Acrobat Reader 5 or higher.
Only available in digital format.
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CON & C’THULU: UBERDUB...10.00
Collects 3 issue miniseries with new cover by HOWARTH. (80pp/6.5x10.25)  Reserve  

THE CONTAMINATED ZONE 2, 3...3.00 each
Bugtown mayhem in this 3 issue comic book series by HOWARTH. #2 guest stars Hiroshima. #3 reprinting long out of print ROCK HORROR #3 starring Henry, Nash the Slash and The Residents. (36pp/6.5x10.25) 
Reserve #2  Reserve #3

New!

GAIA SYMPTOMA 
SAVAGE HENRY and LOOP GURU in an exciting graphic novel. 

When a member of the world beat/techno group LOOP GURU gets abducted by a mysterious lightning bolt, the band set out to rescue him--only to find their world slipping into a prehistoric nightmare. Can interdimensional hero SAVAGE HENRY help them out and set the world right? 
64 B&W pages with full color cover by Howarth 
Requires Acrobat Reader 5 or higher.
Only available in digital format.
8.00 download Buy it through

9.00 on CDR 
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Suitable for all ages.

MAGNESIUM  ARC...4.00
A slice of life tale by HOWARTH, chronicling the career of nonexistent  band MAGNESIUM  ARC in the indie cassette mail order scene. (48pp/6.5x10.25)  Reserve

STALKING RALPH...5.00
The Post Bros are hired to unmask and kill The Residents in this epic graphic novel by HOWARTH and STATHIS. (60pp/6.5x10.25)  Reserve 

UBERDUB 1, 2, 3...3.00 each
Something is trying to put C’Thulu back to sleep. Can the Bulldaggers rescue him and keep the band together?   3 issue comic series by HOWARTH guest stars CONRAD SCHNITZLER. (28pp/6.5x10.25)  Reserve #1  Reserve #2  Reserve #3


QUARKSPACE & MATT HOWARTH: NODE IN PERIL

A dazzling and unique collaboration between spacerock band Quarkspace and graphic storyteller Howarth. A galactic navigation node is 
malfunctioning, and when Flo the cosmic technician arrives to fix it, she discovers the node has been sabotaged! Can she stop the terrorist 
and restore the node before all of reality goes awry? Besides full color fold-out cover art by Howarth, this album release contains a 16 page B&W printed booklet featuring an exciting comic strip by Howarth, while the CD offers 70 minutes of spacey soundtrack music by Quarkspace. Unlike anything youíve ever seen!

Only $12.00 Order

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RADIO MASSACRE INTERNATIONAL: Emissaries
A unique multimedia collaboration, this double CD features over 2 hours of cosmic soundtrack for a 16 page full color comic by MATT HOWARTH (which comes as a PDF file on disc 1 and is playable on any computer). 
Entire package features cover art by Howarth, too.

Appealing to fans of classic era work by Ashra/Manuel Gottsching, Heldon, Pink Floyd, Steve Roach, Klaus Schulze and Tangerine Dream, 
RADIO MASSACRE INTERNATIONAL are considered one of the greats of the current spacemusic/electronic music scene.

In the aftermath of a nuclear winter, a brave priest visits a self-exiled war criminal who may have discovered Earth's salvation. A 
chilling tale of despair and redemption.

15.00 Order

 

THE SIMULTANEOUS MAN
Starring Nash the Slash
All new comicbook by Matt Howarth  

The Simultaneous Man by Matt Howarth and Nash the Slash

Canadian rocker Nash the Slash has a quandry: how can he do two concerts that are scheduled at the same time? The solution: a robot duplicate of himself! Watch as Robo-Nash joins the HairyMania Reunion Tour--meanwhile Nash and his daring devil hound, Digger, travel to farflung Tibet to perform a special concert for the Monks of Mount Mysterio who have unearthly ulterior motives.

Includes a CD with music and Nash narrating the story.

Limited Edition item.
24 Pages
Black & White interior, with full color cover by Matt Howarth.
Only $10.00 Order 


DIGITAL NOVELS

These digital novels are in PDF format, and shoudl be easily readable in both Mac and PC computers via Adobe Acrobat 3.1 or higher. Adobe Acrobat is freely distributed among various systems, or can be downloaded for free from Adobe's WebSite (http://www.adobe.com/acrobat).

On-line orders can avoid shipping charges by accepting delivery of the novels as downloadable e-mail attachments.

POISONOUS CIRCLES

Three Bugtown tales: two twisted shorts and one extremely demented short novel. See what happens to Los Angeles when the Post Bros tangle with a villainous voodoo cult in "L.A. Differential." See how Savage Henry and ambient musician STEVE ROACH spend an afternoon finding life in a supposedly barren landscape in "Sporadic Motion" (includes a piece of full color art. And experience the completely outrageous "what if" revisionism that ensues when a wish gets granted in Bugtown, and Ron Post and Hiroshima never became lovers and have continued their reality-shattering war for the last two decades, making Bugtown even more dangerous than ever...in "Nucular Reconstructive."

A total of 165 pages.
Only $5.00 by email
Only $6.00 on floppy disk

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TUNERS

Afterburn is a pirate radio station struggling to entertain and reunite the post-holocaust human survivors in a savage wasteland full of mutants and crazies. When a Quiet Man attack wipes out their Tribe, a group of orphaned youths embark on a pilgrimage in search of the elusive pirate radio station. Along the way they will encounter a mysterious prairie traveler and his opinionated two-headed cat...and adventure, monsters, romance, and deadly threats.

TUNERS is intended for mature audiences.

TUNERS is 226 pages long (or roughly 98,000 words, depending on how you want to consider it). This novel includes a bonus file: a single piece of B&W art by Howarth, featuring portraits of the tale's main characters.  

A total of 226 pages.
Only $5.00 by email
Only $6.00 on floppy disk
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