Brain Waves’ hosts Katie and Dan Merritt help you climb the mountain of weekly new comic book releases and point out a few shiny gems along the way. Features include picks of the week, interviews with comic creators, and events listing for Green Brain Comics in East Downtown Dearborn, Michigan.

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ALL AGES PICK
LOONEY TUNES GREATEST HITS TP VOL 01 WHAT’S UP DOC
DC COMICS
(W) Terry Collins & Various (A) Pablo Zamboni & Various
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/MAY160310

Graphic novel pick(s)
Tie:
NEAT STUFF HC BOXED SET PETER BAGGE
FANTAGRAPHICS BOOKS
(W/A/CA) Peter Bagge
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/MAY161505

GREATEST OF MARLYS HC
DRAWN & QUARTERLY
(W/A/CA) Lynda Barry
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JUN161435

Staff Picks

Sarah
MOCKINGBIRD #6
MARVEL COMICS
(W) Chelsea Cain (A) Kate Niemczyk (CA) Joëlle Jones
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JUN160807

Shay:
I HATE FAIRYLAND #8 (MR)
IMAGE COMICS
(W) Skottie Young (A) Skottie Young, Jeffrey Chamba Cruz (CA) Skottie Young
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JUN160633

Katie:
MANIFEST DESTINY #22
IMAGE COMICS
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JUN160641

DAN’S #3 PICK OF THE WEEK:
SNAKE TALES HC (MAY160524)
IDW PUBLISHING
(A) Rudy Palais & Various (CA) Ben Brown, Dave Gantz
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/MAY160524

K:
DESCENDER #14
IMAGE COMICS
(W) Jeff Lemire (A/CA) Dustin Nguyen
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JUN160622

DAN’S #2 PICK OF THE WEEK
TRUE STORIES #2 (MR)
ALTERNATIVE COMICS
(W/A/CA) Derf Backderf
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/MAY161052

K:
SUPER F*CKERS FOREVER #1 (OF 5) (MR)
IDW PUBLISHING
(W) James Kochalka (A) James Kochalka, Jake Lawrence (CA) James Kochalka
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JUN160403

DAN’S #1 PICK OF THE WEEK
DEMONIC #1 (OF 6) (MR)
IMAGE COMICS
(W) Christopher Sebela (A/CA) Niko Walter
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/JUN160587

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August Previews Spotlight
BIG TROUBLE LITTLE CHINA ESCAPE NEW YORK #1 MAIN CVRS (MR)
BOOM! STUDIOS
(W) Greg Pak (A/CA) Daniel Bayliss
http://www.previewsworld.com/Catalog/AUG161297

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Jazz on the Ave wraps up this Wednesday August 17 7pm-9pm in City Hall Park, at 13615 Michigan Avenue between Schaefer Rd. and Maple Rd–parking is FREE!

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Tunes @ Noon wraps up this Thursday, August 18 from 11:30 to 1:30 13615 Michigan Avenue between Schaefer Rd. and Maple Rd–parking is FREE!

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MOCAD and Green Brain Comics present the 7th Annual Comic Jam with guest artist Derf.
Saturday, August 20 mocadetroit.org

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Kirby4Heroes Sunday August 28 12-5pm
http://www.kirby4heroes.com/
http://heroinitiative.org/