Silver Jews' David Berman plans cartoon compilation

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Now, why would David Berman think that people who listen to indie rock want to read comics? Drag City's website recently announced that they'll be publishing The Portable February, a comic compilation book from the ex-lead silver semite.

The label will be publishing February in May as part of their "2009 explosion," which promises a cavalcade of folky albums by the Summer. It'll be Berman's first book since 1999's Actual Air, an excellent collection of poetry.

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