Depeche Mode in concert

Depeche Mode Is Freaking Awesome, Global Spirit Tour

Arguably one of the most enduring bands out of the early ’80s synth pop/new romantics/new wave, Depeche Mode continues to absolutely BRING IT in album and concert form.  Their 14th studio album “Spirit” was released earlier this year, launching a “Global Spirit” tour. 2017 also marks their second nomination for introduction to the Rock and Roll […]

When Titans Tussle – Green Hornet ’66 Meets Will Eisner’s The Spirit

The TV version of the Green Hornet from 1966 is making a new friend. The characters played in the classic television series by Van Williams and Bruce Lee will be another masked hero in Will Eisner’s The Spirit. The Green Hornet ’66 Meets the Spirit is being written by Fred Van Lente (Archer & Armstrong, Cowboys and […]

Where In The World Is Paul Smith, On Rocketeer/The Spirit?

IDW launched a Rocketeer/Spirit series, Pulp Friction earlier this year, by Mark Waid and Paul Smith.The first issue came out in July. The second… at the end of October with new artist Loston Wallace. So what happened? And what is happening now? IDW told me; We’re also huge fans of Paul Smith and were ecstatic […]

BC Mag #5: Rocketing Spirits

Bleeding Cool Magazine article excerpt by James Kuhoric There have been many famous combinations over the years – peanut butter and jelly, Hall and Oats, and even rock and roll – but has there ever been a comic book duo who are more a natural fit than the Rocketeer and the Spirit? Both are from […]

Thursday Trending Topics: Big Stacks of DC

Wow, is it Friday morning already?  Today’s most-read post is about DC trades and GNs: DC Comics are looking to reduced their stock of the following books by offering them to retailers at a massive discount. What that means is that in a few weeks, these books will be plentiful at comic books stores. And then… […]

Abandoned Spirit Book… No Longer Abandoned

The creators had been told it wasn’t happening. That the series had been cancelled. That their hard work, although paid for, would not be seen. And then DC changed their mind. At least a bit. In the  solicitations released yesterday, not given that much publicity, is The Spirit #17, listed as having work by Howard […]

Google Celebrates Will Eisner’s 94th Birthday With The Spirit Google Logo

If it’s March 6th where you are visit Google and you’ll see a Google logo featuring Will Eisner’s The Spirit and done in the style of his famous opening title pages. The search engine giant also invited Scott McCloud to do a post on the subject of Eisner’s legacy for his 94th birthday (and if […]