Young fans, unfazed by bad weather, at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Photo: LICAF

From The Trenches and In Pictures: The Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2018

This year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival – the weekend-long event in Kendal, Cumbria, now in its sixth year – saw dedicated comics fans brave Storm Callum in their hundreds to enjoy a weekend of creator events, exhibitions (some still on), steampunk, book launches and more this weekend. For me, it was a bit ofContinue reading From The Trenches and In Pictures: The Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2018

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 36 - Dan Dare

Dan Dare and Comic Book Movies in the Lakes Festival Podcast Spotlight!

In a bumper episode of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast, Ian Loxam and Nikki Bates chat to Andrew Mark Sewell and Richard Kurti of B7 Media about the Dan Dare Audio Adventures, which have been airing on BBC Radio 4 Extra. They discuss their careers, B7 Media itself and the process of bringingContinue reading Dan Dare and Comic Book Movies in the Lakes Festival Podcast Spotlight!

Dilation - B7 Media Promotional Image

Dan Dare Audio Adventures producer B7 Media announces Dilation, a new SF thriller

UK independent  producer and publisher B7 Media, the team behind the award-winning Dan Dare Audio Adventures, has announced Dilation, a new audio drama co-production with Par-sec Productions. Dilation revolves around a gifted scientist Amanda Higgs (voiced by Sioned Jones). Missing for over 40 years she mysteriously reappears, revealing her invention from the past, a deviceContinue reading Dan Dare Audio Adventures producer B7 Media announces Dilation, a new SF thriller

New art for the Dan Dare Audio Adventure "Voyage to Venus", created to coincide with the Radio 4 Extra release. Designed by Mark Plastow with art by Brian Williamson.

Piloting the Dan Dare Audio Adventures – Casting Dan, his Crew, and the Mekon, too!

Andrew Mark Sewell, Managing Director at B7 Media, reveals the background to production of the award-winning Dan Dare Audio Adventures, now airing on BBC Radio 4 Extra… “Each comic book panel was so vivid and rich in imagination, it has truly stood the test of time.” “Dan Dare” first burst onto the pages of EagleContinue reading Piloting the Dan Dare Audio Adventures – Casting Dan, his Crew, and the Mekon, too!

Dan Dare: The Audio Adventures Volume Two - Box Art

Dan Dare wins Gold for ‘Best Digital Drama’ at NYF Awards

UK independent audio drama producer and film maker B7 Media has once again triumphed at the New York International Radio Festival, winning the prestigious ‘Best Digital Drama’ Gold award for volume 2 of its acclaimed audio reinvention of Dan Dare. Needless to say, as the project’s “Creative Consultant”, I’m thrilled for the cast and crew ofContinue reading Dan Dare wins Gold for ‘Best Digital Drama’ at NYF Awards