By Adi Tantimedh The Fifth Beatle, a biography of the short life and career of the band’s manager Brian Epstein, is one of the graphic novel highlights of this year, a labor of love by author Vivek Tiwary. When a mutual friend introduced us and insisted I interview him, I could hardly say no. After […]
If you've read the comic, written by Tiwary and illustrated Andrew Robinson, with an interlude illustrated by Kyle Baker, you'll know that Reed is a bang-on choice.
Since The Fifth Beatle launched from Dark Horse Comics’ “M Press” division on November 19th, it’s been making the rounds of mainstream reportage because of its prominent subject matter—the life and times of Beatles manager Brian Epstein. By November 30th, the graphic novel appeared on the New York Times Best Seller List at #5 in […]
Alex Wilson writes; The Fifth Beatle follows the life of Brian Epstein, The Beatles manager, and his journey in bringing the famous band to the forefront of the music industry and the world. This isn’t a book about The Beatles, though. It’s strictly about Epstein and his life, his troubles, and his journey. I’m not […]
Andrew Robinson, the creator of Dusty Star took on a very different project lately and Nikolai Fomich sat down to talk to him about it on behalf of Bleeding Cool. Bleeding Cool: Andrew, this project has been a long time in the making. Tell us a bit about how you got involved with The Fifth […]
Pete G talked to Vivek Tiwary at C2E2; I wanted to actually start off a little bit by asking you, because, you have such actually have quite a bit of history with rock music with American Idiot and everything like that. Is there something about rock music that draws you to this, or what was […]