Daniel Johnston announces new comic and album
The legendary Daniel Johnston has announced he'll be releasing a new comic book next week at SXSW.
On March 13th Space Ducks: An Infinite Comic Book Of Musical Greatness will be launched at SXSW alongside a show and invite-only launch party, which he'll be performing at. Built to Spill, Jeffrey Lewis and Kimya Dawson will also play the event.
An iOS app will also be released alongside the comic book, and will contain an album of Johnston’s material. So if you're heading to Austin next week, we suggest you find a way to attend the event.
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I'm really excited! I get to finally do my 405 mixtape. I hope you all like it! Tracklisting: 1. Cornelius - Point Of View Point 2. Daniel Johnston - True Love Will Find You In The End 3. Neutral Milk Hotel - In The Aeroplane Over The Sea 4. Modest Mouse- Summer 5. Bright Eyes - Pull My Hair 6. Stars - Your Ex Lover Is Dead 7. Akron/Family - Running, Returning 8. The Notwist - Consequence 9. Xiu Xiu - Crank Heart 10. The Album Leaf - Eastern Glow 11. Sigur Ros- Ols... (continued) [read more]
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