Kurt Cobain Comic Book Coming April 2nd
If you are a die hard Nirvana, Kurt Cobain, or comic book fan, then you’ll want to mark Wednesday, April 2nd on your calendar.
The most recent member of the “27 Club”, Kurt Cobain’s short life was filled with fame, fortune…and plenty of demons. Considered by many as the voice of his generation, Kurt’s band Nirvana changed the landscape of the music industry in the early 90’s by bringing Grunge to the masses, and opening up the door for a slew of Seattle bands that took the country by storm. Check out the press release below for more information and links:
Bluewater Productions announced plans to release a new comic book biography on the life of Kurt Cobain who will be part of the popular Tribute series.
Tribute: Kurt Cobain is released on April 2nd on the anniversary of his passing. The comic book will be available in print & digital.
Written and drawn by Jayfri Hashim, the story of Kurt Cobain retold in this comic book. Nirvana front man’s life from his early days to his battle with overwhelming fame and the pain he suffers mentally and emotionally. Tortured by success and struggled with an addiction to drugs before his death at the age of 27 twenty years ago. Kurt Cobain music lives on till this day.
“The Tribute line of comic books tells the stories of people that have made a significant difference in the world while they were with us that,” says Bluewater publisher, Darren G. Davis “It is a way for us to honor these people who have made a difference in the world.”
“Not only is this a great way to understand the importance of his contribution to music, but a great tool for kids to read about him in a different medium,” added Davis. ”Our biography comic books are now taught in schools and libraries for students and reluctant readers”.
Print copies of Tribute: Kurt Cobain can be ordered for $3.99 at Comic Flea Market here: http://bit.ly/XKXzyo
You can download this title on Wowio, ComiXology, DriveThru Comics, Google Play, My Digital Comics, Overdrive, Iverse, iTunes, Kindle, Biblioboard, ComicBin, Nook, Kobo and wherever eBooks are sold.
The comic book will also be available digitally in Spanish as well from Ave Fenix.
Bluewater has focused on other music icons in the past such as Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Keith Richards and more. A new graphic novel featuring these musicians will be out in June called Icons of Rock and Rock.
Coming soon are tribute comic books of Freddie Mercury as well as Monty Python.
Bluewater Comics biography comic book series has been featured on CNN, The Today Show and in Billboard, Rolling Stone, People Magazine as well as many other publication and media outlets.
The comic book is available for pre-order on iTunes: http://bit.ly/1jKgcxK
To download a four-page preview plus covers please click here: http://WWW.BLUEWATERPROD.COM/comics/KurtCobain.zip