05th Apr2016

Episode 185 – Charles Soule & Ivan Brandon at Angoulême!

by Chris Thompson

With Charles Soule & Ivan Brandon …
 
Just in time for the release of Star Wars: Poe Dameron, our Angoulême coverages continues as Chris catches up with writers Charles Soule (Letter 44, Daredevil) and Ivan Brandon (Drifter, Viking) to discuss their work with Glénat in France, as well as what they’re doing next.
 
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Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Charles Soule’s Twitter: @CharlesSoule
Charles Soule’s website: charlessoule.wordpress.com
 
Ivan Brandon’s Twitter: @IvanBrandon
Ivan Brandon’s website: ivanbrandon.com
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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01st Apr2016

Episode 184 – Derf Backderf & Yan Lindingre at Angoulême!

by Chris Thompson

With Derf Backderf, Yan Lindingre & Exaheva …
 
The Angoulême escapades continue as Chris sits down to chat with cartoonist Derf Backderf (My Friend Dahmer, Trashed). Then in a change of pace, Chris explores some of the ‘off festival’ activities as he meets with Yan Lindingre (Fluide Glaciale) as well as Exaheva & Félix Laurent (Mekka Nikki).
 
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Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Derf Backderf’s Twitter: @derfbackderf
Derf Backderf’s website: www.derfcity.com
 
Fluide Glacial’s Twitter: @LeFluideGlacial
Fluide Glacial’s website: www.fluideglacial.com
 
Mekka Nikki Patreon: /www.patreon.com/mekkanikki
Mekka Nikki website: www.attaquesurprise.com
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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25th Mar2016

Episode 182 – Jakob Hinrichs & Dan Christensen at Angoulême!

by Chris Thompson

With Jakob Hinrichs & Dan Christensen …
 
This year’s Angoulême coverages continues as Chris meets two very different cartoonists Jakob Hinrichs (Hans Fallada: Vie et Mort du Buveur) and Dan Christensen (Archer Coe, Riposte) to discuss their latest work. This is a great introduction to a pair of creators you may not have encountered before.
 
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Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Jakob Hinrichs’ Twitter: @jak_hin
Jakob Hinrichs’ website: illustration.jakobhinrichs.com
 
Dan Christensen’s Twitter: @DanC0213
Dan Christensen’s website: www.dcdrawings.blogspot.fr
 
Angoulême BD Festival’s Twitter: @actudufauve
Angoulême BD Festival’s website: www.bdangouleme.com
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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18th Mar2016

Episode 181 – Exploring The Ruins with Peter Kuper!

by Chris Thompson

With Peter Kuper …
 
Our Angoulême 2016 interviews continue as Chris sits down for a lengthy chat with cartoonist Peter Kuper. They delve into his early days in comics, how it led him to extensive runs on both MAD and Heavy Metal magazine, and what he’s hoping to achieve with his latest book Ruins.
 
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Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Peter Kuper’s Twitter: @PKuperArt
Peter Kuper’s website: www.peterkuper.com
 
Angoulême BD Festival’s Twitter: @actudufauve
Angoulême BD Festival’s website: www.bdangouleme.com
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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11th Mar2016

Episode 180 – Nicolas Keramidas, Lewis Trondheim & Don Rosa!

by Chris Thompson

With Nicolas Keramidas, Lewis Trondheim & Don Rosa …
 
In our continuing coverage of Angoulême 2016, Chris speaks with cartoonist Nicolas Keramidas about Mickey’s Craziest Adventures, which was just released by Glénat in France. The pair are also joined by writer Lewis Trondheim to discuss his work on the project.
 
As an extra bonus, we present Chris’ chat with the legendary Don Rosa at Angoulême. They talk about his enduring popularity in Europe, and set the stage for a longer interview to follow.
 
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Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Nicolas Keramidas’ website: www.nicokeramidas.com
 
Lewis Trondheim’s Twitter: @lewistrondheim
Lewis Trondheim’s website: www.lewistrondheim.com
 
Don Rosa’s Twitter: @donrosa
Don Rosa’s Facebook: www.facebook.com/DonRosaOfficial
 
Angoulême BD Festival’s Twitter: @actudufauve
Angoulême BD Festival’s website: www.bdangouleme.com
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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04th Mar2016

Episode 179 – Power Rangers #1 with Kyle Higgins!

by Chris Thompson

With Kyle Higgins …
 
Tying in with the release of Power Rangers #1, Chris chats with writer Kyle Higgins (Nightwing, C.O.W.L.) about what he’s been up to since they last spoke, and just how he landed this Mighty Morphin new gig.
 
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Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Kyle Higgins’ Twitter: @KyleDHiggins
Kyle Higgins’ website: www.theleaguefilm.com
 
You can listen to my previous chat with Kyle about the release of C.O.W.L. here:
popculturehound.net/episode-91-underneath-the-c-o-w-l-with-kyle-higgins
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26th Feb2016

Episode 178 – Out On The Wire with Jessica Abel!

by Chris Thompson

With Jessica Abel …
 
In the first of our Angoulême 2016 interviews, Chris chats with cartoonist and educator Jessica Abel about her latest book Out On The Wire. The two of them delve into Jessica’s career – discussing what led her to France and what she’s learned about podcasts through her work – leading Chris to ask some questions of his own.
 
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Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Jessica Abel’s Twitter: @jccabel
Jessica Abel’s website: jessicaabel.com
 
Angoulême BD Festival’s Twitter: @actudufauve
Angoulême BD Festival’s website: www.bdangouleme.com
 
You can listen to our full round-up of Chris’ experience at Angoulême 2016 here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-177
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19th Feb2016

Episode 177 – Looking Back at Angoulême Festival 2016!

by Chris Thompson

With Karl Asaa …
 
This week the roles are reversed as Karl interviews Chris about his recent trip to the 43rd Festival International de la Bande Dessinée in Angoulême, France. They chat about the people he met and the places he visited, as well as discussing why the festival remains a highlight. You can look forward to Chris’ interviews from the festival over the coming weeks.
 
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Orbital Comics’ Twitter: @orbitalcomics
Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Angoulême BD Festival’s Twitter: @actudufauve
Angoulême BD Festival’s website: www.bdangouleme.com
 
You can listen to our full report on last year’s festival here:
www.orbitalcomics.com/orbital-in-conversation-episode-119-talking-about-angouleme-bd-festival
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12th Feb2016

Episode 176 – The Real/Fake Geeks Meet Kate Leth!

by Chris Thompson

With Kate Leth …
 
This week The Real/Fake Geeks (a.k.a. Chris & Maria) chat with Kate Leth (Hellcat, Power Up, Adventure Time) in front of a live audience at Orbital Comics. They delve into Kate’s background in comics retail, how she harnessed the power of the Internet to make the jump from fan to creator, and what she has coming up next.
 
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Maria Norris’ Twitter: @MariaWNorris
 
Orbital Comics’ Twitter: @orbitalcomics
Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Kate Leth’s Twitter: @kateleth
Kate Leth’s website: kateleth.com
Copyright © Chris Thompson 2016

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05th Feb2016

Episode 175 – Brian K. Vaughan Part 2: The Ongoing Saga!

by Chris Thompson

With Brian K. Vaughan …
 
In the second of a two-part interview, Chris continues his chat with writer Brian K. Vaughan. They delve into Brian’s TV work on Lost & Under The Dome, the runaway success of Saga, and the dawn of his web comics on Panel Syndicate.
 
To get in touch, send feedback or submit projects for consideration, please email reviews@popculturehound.com. And if you missed last week’s episode (or any others) you can find them right here or subscribe via iTunes.
 
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Orbital Comics’ Twitter: @orbitalcomics
Orbital Comics’ website: www.orbitalcomics.com
 
Brian K. Vaughan’s Twitter: @HeyBKV
Panel Syndicate website: panelsyndicate.com
 
NICE Convention’s Twitter: @NICEConv
NICE Convention’s website: www.nicecon.co.uk
Copyright © Chris Thompson 2015

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