Raw Power 1 by Josh Bayer
Josh Bayer cannot be contained in the standard 32 page zine-sized Retrofit comic! RAW POWER is a KING SIZED 48 page comic featuring G. Gordon Liddy, Cat-man and Punk Rock.
In 1980, young Terry Kamincyzyk takes his first trip into the wild and exotic New York City. His life is forever altered when a mugger kills his parents. Inspired by the "Wish Power" book written by G.G. Liddy, the unhinged Terry takes on the persona of Cat-Man, dedicated to eradicating the rats and punks of New York. Meanwhile, G.G. Liddy is released from prison and reports to the new President...
Punk rock and politics, wrapped in a satiric ultraviolent shell.
48 pages, black and white
"Now I know the real truth about the Carter administration. Finally." Tim Callahan
"That Josh Bayer dude is a force of nature!"
- Tom Neely
"RAW POWER by Josh Bayer was my favorite thing i picked up at the Brooklyn Comics & Graphics Fest - it's a superhero slap upside yer head infused w/ kirby/panter/miller/crumb goodness - beware the CAT MAN - you wouldn't wanna do his wash!"
- Jeff Newlet, Comics Editor/Writer for HEEB, Smith Mag, and RF Magazine
“I love Josh’s stuff. Fuck The World.”
- Raymond Pettibon