10 Comics Every Music Lover Should Read

Something for the degenerate, dead by 27 rock star in all of us...

, one thing that can't be denied is the effect that music has had on what we generally do perceive as 'art', from painting and sculpture, to film, photography and literature. When broken down, music is everywhere. It's a constant €“ always changing style, but all encompassing, always moving forward, but with such a rich history to explore. A single song has the power to transport many of us back 10 years in an instant. It really is an integral part of life €“ so it's no wonder it creeps up in different mediums. But there's one place in which music is working hand in hand with a medium, instead of leading it: The world of comics. Comic books are flourishing and if one were to look back, it's quite clear that the rebirth of comics through the 80s to the modern day has almost moved hand in hand with the rise of modern alternative counterculture. While most series will make subtle winks to bands, there are some that go the whole hog, and these stories are usually a delight for those with a love of music, specifically if the musical opinions being presented resound with their own €“ but where do you go if you're specifically looking for such a comic? Well here are 10 comics every music lover should definitely check out!
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