Category Archives: Art & Design

Jason Zodiac # 3: Dandy in the Underworld

The following is an excerpt from Chapter Three of “The Jason Zodiac Files”, Jamie Carter’s biography of Jason Zodiac. Chapter One can be found here. More information can be found here. If that was how this assignment was going to … Continue reading

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Jason Zodiac # 2: I Buried Paul

The following is an excerpt from Chapter Two of “The Jason Zodiac Files”, Jamie Carter’s biography of Jason Zodiac. Chapter One can be found here.  More information can be found here.  Gerald Moore took an album out of its sleeve … Continue reading

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Jason Zodiac # 1: Magical Mystery Tour

The following is an excerpt from chapter one of “The Jason Zodiac Files”, Jamie Carter’s biography of Jason Zodiac. More information can be found here.  I had a weird dream the morning before my interview with Screaming Lord Smith. I … Continue reading

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Author of the Month: Jamie Carter

About Jamie Carter Carter started his career in music journalism at the age of twenty-two, with the Pop column for the Sheffield Evening News. In his career, he has written for the New Musical Express, London listings magazine City Limits, … Continue reading

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Excalibur meets the World People Project

Excalibur Books is proud to announce that next week, we will be taking part in a collaboration with the above mentioned web site! For more details – GO HERE!  The Editors.  

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Japan’s Artistic Genius Gets His Own Museum

There are two things that haunt you everywhere you go in the Tokyo district of Sumida. One of them is the Sky Tree, dominating the skyline and casting its shadow across your path. The other is the painting of “The … Continue reading

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Japan Writer’s Conference 2017

The Japan Writers Conference will return to Tokyo this year at the Ekoda campus of Nihon University College of Art, October 8 & 9, 2017. This will be on Sunday and Monday – Monday being “Health and Sports Day,” a … Continue reading

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Aspects of Steampunk # 2: The Eiffel Tower

Ah, the symbol of Paris, and even France itself! The Eiffel Tower is the most popular human-made monument in the world, with approximately seven million visitors every year (almost 250 million people have visited it since it first opened). It … Continue reading

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David Bowie is – in Tokyo!

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Fourth Prize: “Voice of the Sword” – Paperback

The fourth prize in the “Voice of the Jewel” Paperback Launch Competition is a signed paperback copy of Book One in the trilogy – “Voice of the Sword”! Seventeen-year-old Reiko Bergman just wants to fit in. Being half-Japanese and half-American is challenging … Continue reading

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