Report producer and DJ Paul Oakenfold performed an integral half within the rise of membership tradition, and to rejoice the 30th anniversary of the journey to Ibiza that kicked his profession into excessive gear, Oakenfold is crafting a brand new graphic novel with Z2 Comics and a group of thrilling indie comics artists. November’s The Fantastic World Of Perfecto: With Paul Oakenfold And Pals pairs artists like Tyler Boss, Chris Hunt, Ian McGinty, and Koren Shadmi with Oakenfold to recount totally different intervals of his life, from his two-year residency at Cream nightclub to that point he drank absinthe with Hunter S. Thompson and his tour with U2. It’s the the most recent title in Z2’s new initiative pairing graphic novels with authentic music, giving readers a soundtrack that informs the fabric on the web page.
“We predict bringing collectively music and graphic novels could be the key sauce of Z2 Comics,” says Z2 Comics Co-Writer Josh Frankel. “Our aim is to work intently with musicians and graphic novel creators to create a singular expertise, the place the music informs the narrative of the graphic novel and vice versa.” Z2 launched its first music/graphic novel launch final week with Homicide Ballads, a thriller by author Gabe Soria and artist Paul Reinwand that explores the darkish facet of the music trade with a soundtrack by The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach and bluesman Robert Finley. Oakenfold is composing new music for The Fantastic World Of Perfecto, and readers can try this multimedia expertise when the graphic novel goes on sale November 21.
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