Saturday, September 26, 2009

Bulbous - Owen Plummer - Lucky's Gallery - Oct. 3

Owen Plummer's BULBOUS opening at Lucky's, Oct. 3, at 7:30 pm. Come enjoy BULBOUS and the rest of the Drift on Oct. 3 and 4 in the Main Street area.

Thursday, July 16, 2009

New stuff July 16/09

List of new and restocked items in recently:

Zeitoun - Dave Eggers
Strain - Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
Asterios Polyp - David Mazzucchelli
Low Moon - Jason
Cometbus #53 - Aaron Cometbus
Be A Nose - Art Spiegelman
Everybody is Stupid Except for Me - Peter Bagge
Juxtapoz Poster Art
Reich #6 - Elijah Brubaker
Follow Me - Jesse Moynihan
Dirtbags: Mallchicks and Motorbikes - Dave Keirsch
The Art of Harvey Kurtzman hc
Multiforce - Mat Brinkman
Tales Designed to Thrizzle hc collection - Michael Kupperman
The Photographer - Emmanuel Guibert
Paul Pope - 100%
David Berman - The Portable February

Skim - Mariko and Jillian Tamaki
The Blot - Tom Neely
Jin and Jam - Hellen Jo
Mourning Star vol. 2 - Kazmir Strzepek
Cat Getting Out of the Bag - Jeffrey Brown
Philip K. Dick books: Radio Free Albemuth, Scanner Darkly, the Man Who Japed, Monority Report, Now Wait for Last Year, Counter-Clock World, Flow My Tears the Policeman Said
Tokyo Zombie - Yusaku Hanakuma
Tree Show - Mark Ryden
Notes for a War Story - Gipi
Big Questions #11 - Andres Nilsen
Blazing Combat anthology - Fantagraphics
Papercutter #10, 9, 8, and 5
Fart Party vol. 2
Boy's Club #1 and 2 - Matt Furie
Created in Darkness by Troubled Americans - McSweeney's humor anthology
Mountain Man Dance Moves - McSweeney's Book of Lists - humor anthology
Like a Velvet Glove Cast In Iron - Daniel Clowes
Bigfoot: I Not Dead - Graham Rounieu
Capacity - Theo Ellsworth
Sardine In Outer Space vol 1 - 6
Catching the Big Fish - David Lynch
Epileptic - David B.
Blankets - Craig Thompson
Ode to Kirihito - Osamu Tezuka
American Born Chinese - Gene Luen Yang


Beach Boys - Pet Sounds 180g vinyl
Bonnie "Prince" Billy - Beware LP
Neko Case - Blacklisted LP
The Clash - London Calling LP
Destroyer - City of Daughters/Theif LP
Mount Eerie - Dawn (Book + CD)
New Pornographers - Mass Romantic LP
Joanna Newsom - Milk-Eyed Minder
Nu Sensae - s/t
Silver Jews - American Water

Friday, March 27, 2009

New stuff March 27/08

Bundles of goodies in at Lucky's this week:


Supermen: The First Wave of Comic Book Heroes 1936 - 1941, forward by Jonathan Lethem, published by Fantagraphics. Enjoy Fletcher Hanks' I Shall Destroy All the CTheivilized Planet? You'll love this. 9 covers and 20 full-length stories from the likes of Jack Cole, Will Eisner, Jack Kirby, Fletcher Hanks, Shuster and Siegel, and Basil Wolverton. A revelation. 

Drinky Crow's Maakies Treasury by Tony Millionaire, published by Fantagraphics, More madness from Millionaire.

Star Wars Punch out and Play Book, iconic photos of your favorite Star Wars characters - to pop out, stand up, and goof around with!

 The Believer: The 2009 Film Issue, Includes DVD JLG in USA, a visual anthology documenting Jean-Luc Godard's travels in the if that's not worth the price of admission...

Juxtapoz Art and Culture Magazine #99 (april 2009) featuring Jeff Soto, Chloe Early, and more.

About Dogs by George Booth, publsihed by Harry N. Abrams, New Yorker cartoonist George Booth's comics about...dogs, if Bill Cosby loves it it must be good. He loves Booth's dogs and wrote the introduction to this book.

Perennial favorites back in stock:

Capacity by Theo Ellsworth Haven't seen this yet? Highly recommended, a novelly told, wonderfully drawn story. 

Catching the Big Fish: Mediation, Consciousness, and Creativity by David Lynch On the all-time Lucky's bestseller list - deep thoughts, ideas, and meditations from Lynch, what's not to like about that? Have you seen yet?

Boy's Club by Matt Furie - bwah ha ha...hahahaha...enough weirdness to go around...likewise for:

Injury #1 by Ted May - more plain awesome than weirdalicious, but healthy doses of both.

Bigfoot: I Not Dead by Graham Roumieu, the latest in the wildly popular trilogy of Bigfoot memoirs by comic genius and Canadian Roumieu. If you haven't read any of the Bigfoot books, you're missing out on some rock solid guaranteed chortling laughing good times.  

Thursday, March 19, 2009

New Books March 19.09

New and restocks:

A Drifting Life by Yoshihiro Tatsumi
Moomin vol 1 and 2 by Tove Jansson
Mcsweeney's vol. 30
Best of Wholphin DVD vol 1
Drawn and Quarterly Showcase vol. 3, 4 and 5
All We Ever Do Is Talk About Wood by Tom Horacek
Tales From Outer Suburbia by Shaun Tan

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Book Launches

Just a note to let you know of a couple upcoming launches at Lucky's - this Friday, March 20 is the Pohadky book launch with Pat Shewchuck and Marek Colek, published by Drawn and Quarterly (5pm - 8pm), and then on April 3 Chicago resident Paul Hornschemeier will be coming to town with slideshow in tow for a launch of Mother Come Home published by Fantagraphics Books.
Would be awesome to see you there, really.