The first time we saw The Smudge online our minds instantly turned to the spirit of the great counter-culture zines, comics and mags of the 60s and 70s. That oozy curvaceous font with its juicy accents, the awesome cover art with it's nods to the psychedelic and strange. Then there were those slogans 'We never had it, but we still got it', 'All flavour no taste' what was going on we wondered and how do we get it on our shelves.
What is The Smudge you ask? Well it's a newspaper published by Clay Hickson's Tan & Loose Press which is full of articles, comics, advice and interviews from some unique thinkers, writers and inkers offering a different perspective on the issues and events that affect us all. Want more details, read on here!