Erik (aka Mr. Blahg) and Grace are the co-hosts of Under the
Comic Covers, where they discuss and review independent comic
books. We find out about their podcast origin stories and why they
love independent comic books so much. Erik recalls that he
initially hated the comic book medium because he is a literature
snob, but was eventually converted when he picked up the graphic
novel Watchman by Alan Moore.
00:04:15 – How did Erik get the
name Mr. Blahg?
00:08:15 – Grace talks about The
Walking Dead cast
00:09:10 – How did Erik meet
00:12:35 – Why does Grace like The
00:14:15 – How did Under the Comic
00:18:00 – Erik and Grace work so
well as co-hosts.
00:25:55 – Why did Grace cry on
00:27:25 – Despite being a
literature snob, Erik explains why he likes comics.
00:31:35 – How did Grace get into
00:34:00 – People are often
disappointed when they hear Erik and Grace run an independent comic
00:37:30 – Erik doesn’t feel
comfortable interviewing other guests.
00:41:25 – You can create a
podcast about anything.
00:42:10 – Erik and Grace talk
about their listeners.
00:48:20 – What cool things has
happened to Grace because of the podcast?
00:51:40 – What are Erik and Grace
00:53:55 – Erik talks about the
music on their podcast show.
00:56:05 – Erik talks about the
podcast’s album cover art work.
01:00:30 – You need a woman’s
01:02:50 – Erik hates listening to
podcasts with just two guys’ bro-ing out.
01:07:05 – Find Erik and Grace on
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