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Design of the Week—Ricardo Cavolo is taking over the world

Since publishing The Incantations of Daniel Johnston, we've been stumbling into Ricardo Cavolo's illustrations everywhere it seems. From skateboards to album covers to surfboards. And that's even excluding the murals for Urban Outfitters, the Montreal Airport, and Fox Sports Mexico.

Surfboard design by Ricardo Cavolo

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Posted by Eric Obenauf on 13 July, 2016 0 comments |
How The Incantations of Daniel Johnston Came to Be

It's been a long, winding road from when Ricardo Cavolo first shared his comic, El Desorganismo de Daniel Johnston with me. It was on the heels of using his artwork on the cover of Karolina Waclawiak's debut novel, How to Get Into the Twin Palms. Like all Ricardo's work, I was immediately transfixed, my eyeballs absorbed and perhaps in shock. Like a good story, his art features several layers of images within images, which beckons for repeat viewings.

The Incantations of Daniel Johnston by Ricardo Cavolo and Scott McClanahan (Two Dollar Radio)

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Posted by Eric Obenauf on 07 July, 2016 1 comment |
Hi, How Are You

Our first graphic novel, The Incantations of Daniel Johnston, by Ricardo Cavolo and Scott McClanahan is buzzing! Literally. An excerpt just appeared in BuzzFeed (super rad). Early reviews have praised the book and I myself love it so fucking much. In honor of Daniel Johnston himself, I reached out to our beloved Two Dollar Radio Street Team to see what they had to say about his music and more...

Daniel Johnston Cover | TDR Radio Waves Blog

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Posted by Brett Gregory on 05 July, 2016 0 comments |
On the Dial

The skinny on all the happenings at Two Dollar Radio Corporate Headquarters this week.

Two Dollar Radio Sippy Cup Koozie

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Posted by Eric Obenauf on 20 May, 2016 0 comments |
Contributor Pictures for The Incantations of Daniel Johnston

Our first graphic novel, The Incantations of Daniel Johnston, is out this July and we're growing increasingly excited! We're polishing up the book now, but we wanted to share the contributor pictures with you, as they're two of our favorites.

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Posted by Eric Obenauf on 17 March, 2016 0 comments |

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