Shawn Demumbrum Creates Comics Based on The Smiths

By: Christopher DeLuca - Published: Aug 10, 2011 • References: comicbookinterviews & psfk
Shawn Demumbrum has begun creating a comic strip based on songs from the oeuvre of the iconic alternative rock band The Smiths. The comics will be published collectively as a series released some time in November with the title 'Unite and Take Over: Comic Stories Inspired by the Smiths.'

Shawn Demumbrum has come up with a brilliant concept for a comic anthology that will certainly have cross-over appeal for both the comic reader market and the alternative rock one.

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