20th St Block Party 2014

20th Street Block Party - Saturday, Aug. 23rd

( August 20, 2014 ) Will Noise Pop's 20th Street Block Party be an annual tradition? We hope so! Last year was a lot of fun and we're expecting more of the same this year. Come out to 20th & Florida, have a beer, buy a book, listen to some bands & meet the neighbors! Read the rest.

skinner signing

Bay Area Book Launch with SKINNER: Aug 23rd & Aug 29th

( August 19, 2014 ) Bay Area, you're in luck. There are two opportunities to get your copy of Forbidden Activities for Neglected Children signed by Skinner this month: Sat. Aug 23rd at ZEROFRIENDS in SF and Fri. Aug 29th at ISSUES in Oakland. Read the rest.

august 2014 staff picks

STAFF PICKS - August 2014

( August 18, 2014 ) It's time once again for Last Gasp Staff Picks. Are our favorites your favorites too? There's only one way to find out. Read on... Read the rest.

ron english

A Reverse Shoplifting Tutorial with Ron English

( August 15, 2014 ) Learn about Ron English's "reverse shoplifting", his process of building elaborate diorama as reference, and more fun facts in this interview on Fastcocreate this week. Includes a stunning slideshow gallery with images from Status Factory. Read the rest.

boston comic con

Boston Comic Con Recap

( August 14, 2014 ) As some may be aware and others may not, last year's Boston Comic Con was canceled due to the bombing at the Boston marathon. Time seemingly heals all wounds for the most part and intrepid Last Gasp salesperson, Jeri, made the trek to check out the BCC this year. Read the rest.



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