Story: Alex Segura and Matthew Rosenberg
Artist: Joe Eisma
Color: Matt Herms
Lettering: Jack Morelli
When Archie’s newly formed rock band gets a gig, Archie’s perfectionism drives a wedge as he puts bandmates before friendship. Will the band survive the road to the gig?
The last time I sat down and read an Archie comic was at least 20 years ago, and it very well might have been this same story. Among many things I have learned along the way in my life, there are some common truths that one will never escape: the sky is blue; water is wet; and an Archie comic is an Archie comic is an Archie comic.
The roster of classic characters are included in the story: Archie, in his traditional role of the under-confident protagonist; Jughead as Archie’s burger-munching best friend; Bettie and Veronic...Read More