Here it is, the official press release for our kick ass party! Party!
Chicago-based podcast/website Nerd City will be hosting the official C2E2 after party, Saturday, April 17th @ renowned rock club, the Double Door. Working with famed indie publisher Top Shelf, Nerd City presents a music and event-filled night, including sets by DJ Ghengis Won, Major Taylor, burlesque troupe The Flaming Dames, and headlining band The Jai Alai Savant (fresh off their recent show with Ted Leo and the Pharmacists), to celebrate the first-ever C2E2 comic and pop culture expo @ Mccormick Place. Multiple giveaways will feature an assortment of Nerd prizes, including items from sponsors Chicago Comics and Piece Brewery, and local toy luminary Shawnimals will be releasing a new plush exclusive to the event.
The party will also feature Top Shelf’s Swedish Invasion, in celebration of their seven new comic releases from Swedish creators this year. With a chance to meet graphic novelists Mats Jonnson (HEY PRINCESS), Simon Gardenfors (THE 120 DAYS OF SIMON), Kolbeinn Karlsson (THE TROLL KING), and Top Shelf publisher Chris Staros, plus plenty of prizes, this will be an unrivaled opportunity to talk with, and learn about, these talented international creators just as their work hits stateside. Gardenfors, a well-known Swedish rapper, will also be featured in a special performance.
With C2E2 already shaping up to be the event of the year, Nerd City’s Official C2E2
After Party Featuring Top Shelf’s Swedish Invasion is guaranteed to be a
Get your tickets for Nerd City’s Official C2E2 After Party Featuring Top Shelf’s Swedish Invasion here.