An underground icon takes a trip down memory lane.
Although he's best known for his two-fisted tales of the chopper-riding Trashman, Spain Rodriguez
's blunt graphic style and uncompromising gift for caricature, rendered in eye-punishing slabs of black and white, work equally well for more subtle fare - such as these memoirs of his misspent youth. Cruisin' with the Hound ranges from Spain's days as an innocent young churchgoer to his time as a member of the Road Vultures motorcycle gang. Raunchy, hilarious and often violent as hell, Cruisin' with the Hound is an unsentimentally nostalgic trip into the past.
is one of the most well-known artists in the comix underground. He (along with Robert Crumb) was one of the founding members of “Zap Comics” and has a reputation as an outstanding political artist. He is the author of several graphic novels, including “Cruisin' With the Hound” and the highly acclaimed Nightmare Alley. His work is prominently featured in BLAB!, an annual comic anthology that has also featured Charles Burns, Mark Mothersbaugh, Daniel Clowes, and Chris Ware.