Noises At Night

Blister: A Rad Punk Rock Comic about Growing Up In The 90s

A project in Chicago, IL by Eric J Cockrell

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Blister: Angela is the comic book adaptation of the first story from the Blister: A Punk Rock Memoir novel.
Backers: 106
Average Pledge Per Backer: $17

Funded: $1,785 of $1,000
Dates: Jun 19th -> Jul 19th (30 days)
Project By: Eric J Cockrell
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Latest News

Jimmy Beavis Cannot Score (Part Three) - August 20, 1994

July 14th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Did I mention the Blister pages are now finished?

July 14th - via:
Just a quick update because I really don't recall if I mentioned, the pages are done and going through some proofreading and small tweaks right now.  Very excited about that!  (Read More)

Laying out for print!

July 10th - via:
The Kickstarter sits at just over $200 until we clear the second Stretch Goal and start recording some bad ass new Blister tunes!  Much excitement there!  Tonight the book is getting laid out in InDesign for print!  Here's a look at the inked... (Read More)

July 6th Update

July 6th - via:
Yesterday was a big day for the Kickstarter after our first pledgeless day on the Fourth of July!  I just wanted to post an update thanking everyone again.  I'm only a few pages away from finishing the book and can't wait to get it printed and sent... (Read More)

Bringing Blister to Life!

July 2nd - via:
In February of 1994 Herbert Brixley and Harvey Shreiber, known as the band "Blister," entered into Sound it Out Recording Studios to record with Wellington's legendary Larry Joseph.   The process was not perfect, but the result is nothing short of... (Read More)

Punk Rock + Comics + The Supernatural?!!!!

July 1st - via:
Recently I've had a number of conversations with James Burton about comics and Kickstarter. He's been a genuinely pleasant guy to speak with, and we've shared some insight. Somehow though, it never registered with me that he too was at this very... (Read More)

Jimmy Beavis Cannot Score (Part Two) - August 20, 1994

June 30th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Take a look at this band!

June 30th - via:
Found a Kickstarter for a rad punk band out of California.  Take a look and help All Is Fair get their album made!  (Read More)

Stretch Goal Announcement!

June 29th - via:
We've made it! The comic is getting made and it's thanks to all of you. You guys have been amazing! It's just so great to find an audience for this book. Please leave me comments, I read them all, and I love to interact! Also find and add me as a... (Read More)

Let's get to some Stretch Goals!

June 28th - via:
We're very close to being funded! As soon as it hits, I'll be announcing a stretch goal.  We've got several planned, so the sooner the better, right?  Everyone likes more stuff.   If you know anybody or any place that you can share the Kickstarter... (Read More)

CALLING ALL BANDS OR RECORD LABELS (or people who know bands or record labels)!

June 25th - via:
A new Kickstarter reward tier has been added to the Blister Kickstarter. Get your band logo on a character's shirt for a scene in the comic!  Right now it's limited to 8 offerings, and one is already taken! Check it out at ... (Read More)

Jimmy Beavis Cannot Score (Part One) - August 20, 1994

June 23rd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

We've hit the 50% mark!

June 22nd - via:
Thanks to a handful of amazing people we made the jump to right over 50% today!   The first part of Jimmy Beavis Cannot Score will be posted tomorrow for backers only, so if you aren't a backer, get to it and read one of my favorite stories from the... (Read More)

Projects We Love

June 21st - via:
I forgot to mention this in my update last night, but Kickstarter deemed this project a "Project We Love" yesterday, only 18 hours into the campaign.  Thanks again to all you guys, this has been the best experience!    (Read More)

First 48 hours

June 20th - via:
The first 48 hours are just about behind us.  I wanted to take a moment to thank you for not only taking the time to check out my work, but for then proceeding to support it.  It's an amazing feeling.  I'm very excited that we're at 36% and hope... (Read More)

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