TEAM LITTLE SHOP OF HEROES ARE...
Alby is a fat, bald, middle-aged man, perfect for a comic store owner. Alby wears a kilt every day and resides in his studio at the Fire Station Creative doing "old timey photography".
Favourite Comic Books: Barefoot Gen, Soupy Leaves Home, Black Hole, My Lesbian Experience With Loneliness.
Favourite Movies: The Fifth Element, Lawrence of Arabia, Koyaanisqatsi, The Sound Of Music.
Favourite TV Shows: Does not like TV.
Favourite Music: Bowie, 4AD (circa the early '90s), Philip Glass, Phoebe Bridgers, Taylor Swift, First Aid Kit.
Alby is bipolar and all of the above is subject to frequent and erratic mood influence.
Lou wears black, collects skull things and loves sci-fi and steampunk. Lou creatively makes jewellery, dragon eggs, paints on canvas, and decoupages pretty much anything.
Lou copes with ME, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis and having two hip replacements.
Favourite Comic Books: Saga, Monstress, Wytches, Nailbiter, Soupy Leaves Home, Mercy.
Favourite Movies: Blade Runner, True Romance, Leon, Tombstone, The Fifth Element.
Favourite TV Shows: X-Files, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Game Of Thrones, Star Trek Next Generation, Battlestar Galactica, Westworld, Hannibal, Penny Dreadful.
Favourite Music: Kristen Hersh, The Distillers, PJ Harvey, The Breeders.
Sinéad shares her flat with a giant collection of everything and has been a freelance music photographer since she was 16 years of age. Sinéad loves gigs, art and all things cute! She has ever-changing hair colours and also wears cat ears. As you will see below, Sinéad also *loves* a list and tends to get carried away with things she loves. Can be found most days on her Animal Crossing island, avoiding reality.
Favourite Comic Books: Shade The Changing Girl, Tea Dragon Society, Heavy Vinyl, Zodiac Starforce, Batgirl of Burnside, Snotgirl, Motor Crush, Witch Boy, Plain Janes, Paper Girls, Gender Queer, Soupy Leaves Home, Beee & Puppycat, Lumberjanes, Dungeon Fun, Giant Days, Mamo.
Favourite Movies: Almost Famous, Ghost World, The Sound of Music, Amélie, Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey, Beetlejuice, Addams Family, Empire Records, Battle Royale, Romeo + Juliet, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Anastasia, Fern Gully, Hercules, Mulan, Halloweentown and anything Studio Ghibli.
Favourite TV Shows: Schitts Creek, Doctor Who, Parks and Recreation, Wednesday, Stranger Things, Hilda, Bee & Puppycat, She-Ra, Umbrella Academy, The Office (US), Brooklyn Nine-Nine, RuPaul's Drag Race.
Favourite Music: Harry Styles, blink-182, My Chemical Romance, Taking Back Sunday, Angels & Airwaves, The Xcerts, One Direction, Taylor Swift, Avril Lavigne, Spice Girls, The 1975, Billie Eilish, Cute Is What We Aim For, The LaFontaines, Måneskin, We The Kings, Loveless, Florence + The Machine, Peach PRC, Panic! At The Disco, Twin Atlantic (okay I could keep going but basically 2000's emo and amazing pop!?)
Atticus has been part of the Little Shop Of Heroes family for 9 years. He is a very friendly working cocker spaniel. Atticus loves cuddles, soft toys and treats.