Meanwhile, APE kicks off

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Via PR, a report on the opening night festivities for APE: APE, the Alternative Press Expo, which starts today (Saturday, October 17) had a terrific kick off last night as exhibitors and guests stopped by Last Gasp Books for the APE Mixer and to register early for the two-day event. “Registering early has become a […]

Today to do: Royal Flush Festival

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As a reminder, the Beat will be talking about blogging at the Royal Flush Festival today at 4 at the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural & Educational Center 107 Suffolk Street Panelists include: Michael K – Founder/Editor, Dlisted.comBrandon Harris – Hammer to Nail, Filmmaker Magazine, Spout Blog, Cinema Echo ChamberHeidi MacDonald – Editor, Publisher Weekly’s The […]

Con Wars heat up at Big Apple

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Yesterday’s announcement that next year’s Big Apple Comic-Con was planned for the exact same dates at New York Comic-Con unleashed a firestorm of opinion and a wee bit of acrimony as well. As we reported earlier, what’s shaping up is a Con War between the Gareb Shamus-owned slate of shows — Chicago Comic-Con, Wizard World […]

21 Days of Halloween: Brad Weber

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Yes it’s the pumpkin carving photo! Via Brad Weber .