Links for your Sunday reads.
At Comics beat, writer Torsten Adair on the New York Times’ best-selling graphic novels of 2013.
Oliver Sava at The AV Club on ‘Harbinger #20’ from Valiant Comics.
“Before ‘The Dark Night’ and ‘Watchmen’, 1982 gave us a revolutionary, revamped Marvelman in the pages of ‘Warrior.'”
At The Comics Journal, Nicole Rudick on the Black is the Color graphic novel (Julia Gfrörer, Fantagraphics).
“Indie comics is a fragile business,” writes Sam Costello at Full Stop Magazine.
Oliver Wang on the origin of the drum machine.
“I was drunk in this video, here.” Noel Gallagher on his former band’s videos.
FILM, TV, ETC.
Not sure I could disagree more deeply than I do with this negative piece from Grantland on “True Detective”. The podcast, with another helping of frustrating arguments from Andy Greenwald, is also worth a listen.