Battle At The Comic Expo Signing
Friday, August 17th
Join Richard Andreoli (author), Michele Miller Svengsouk (cover artist), and Frank Svengsouk (interior artist) to celebrate the release of their new book, Battle At The Comic Expo! We’ll have adult beverages AND the best dark comedy novel about comic conversions to come out in our lifetime!
An obsessed fan with a twisted sense of reality abducts the most arrogant man working in comics today along with his arch-rival — the head of comic con security. Now these two unlikely allies must find a way to save themselves and stop her before she inadvertently kills them and destroys the largest comic book convention in the United States.
Zine Release Party
With Travis Millard
Thursday, August 9th
Excellent dude Travis Millard is coming to SHQ with his new zine!
Prints? MORE zine? Other fun stuff? Well. You’re just going to have to come by and find out*.
*yes probably to all of that.
Another chance at free tickets from our friends at the Hollywood Bowl!
We’re giving away a pair of tickets to see Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back at the Hollywood Bowl on August 9th! E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your best re-write of “Luke, I am ______.” Winner will be chosen on August 7th!
Star Wars and the Los Angeles Philharmonic join forces for Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in concert on August 9 and 11, featuring the iconic movie on the big screen while the orchestra performs John Williams’ legendary score live. And on August 7 and 10- Star Wars: A New Hope! Use code BOWLC3PO to get 30% off tickets in sections M/N and L/P for the 8/7, 8/9, and 8/10 Star Wars concerts!
Candy Coated Cortex
New Art By Thomas Fernández
Friday, August 3rd
7-9pm @ Secret Headquarters
Get ready to give your eyeballs a treat! Come hang out and be the first to peep (and buy!) new paintings by Thomas Fernández, aka Live Rad. There will be a limited edition zine launching that night, as well as blacklight posters, shirts, stickers, and more.
Time for a giveaway! Our friends at Vans asked us to customize some shoes, turns out we made more then we can wear. We are giving pairs away at the show! To win some SHQ exclusive custom kicks:
-Like THIS POST on IG.
-Follow both @LiveRadstudios and @TheSHQ
-Tag 3 of your friends and comment “Sick Vans” and add your shoe size.
We’ll raffle shoes at 8pm at the Live Rad opening. You must be present to win!
Shoes size range from kid size 13 – adult 13
We want to clear out all of the shoes Friday night… so show up. Don’t miss your chance to walk away with a rad pair of Vans and appreciate some excellent art. Good luck!
A Study In Emerald Book Signing
With Rafael Albuquerque and Rafael Scavone
Thursday, July 26th
We are very excited to welcome Rafael Albuquerque and Rafael Scavone to Secret Headquarters to celebrate the release of their new book, A Study In Emerald!
Come have a drink and get your copy signed by these two extremely talented Brazilian gentlemen.
This supernatural mystery set in the world of Sherlock Holmes and Lovecraft’s Cthulhu Mythos features a brilliant detective and his partner as they try to solve a horrific murder.
This complex investigation takes the Baker Street investigators from the slums of Whitechapel all the way to the Queen’s Palace as they attempt to find the answers to this bizarre murder of cosmic horror!”
From the Hugo, Bram Stoker, Locus, World Fantasy, Nebula Award-winning, and New York Times bestselling writer Neil Gaiman comes this graphic novel adaptation with art by Eisner award winning artist Rafael Albuquerque!