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Ferry Gouw and Alex De Campi Bring Major Lazer to Z2 Comics

In conjunction with the announcement of the fourth album from Major Lazer, the global dance trio of Diplo, Walshy FireApe Drums, as well as artist Ferry Gouw, Z2 Comics announces the latest collaborative release for spring 2021!

In a special edition one-shot comic and original graphic novel from the group’s longtime artist and collaborator Ferry Gouw, Major Lazer; a one-armed Jamaican Zombie War commando on a mission to free the universe with music will have his elusive origins revealed!

In an alternate timeline 1984, Jamaica’s crown jewel is Nu Kingston—a retro futuristic metropolis where gang lords control hordes of zombie-like addicts with a drug called Slime. The worst among them is BadMan Jones, who is prophesied to wipe out humanity for mysterious extraterrestrials. As Slime spreads to every corner of the island, Major Lazer can no longer maintain neutrality and must rely on new weapons and old comrades to prevent total apocalypse.

Major Lazer: Year Negative One is the latest music-inspired release for Z2 Comics, the innovative independent graphic novel publisher known for collaborating on acclaimed graphic novels with musicians, expanding the audience for graphic fiction with each release. 

Major Lazer: Year Negative One is by Ferry Gouw with Alex de Campi, Illustrated by Ferry Gouw, and will be published as a 144 page trade paperback, retailing for $19.99. Renowned for their gorgeous and elaborate deluxe editions, Z2 will be offering an oversized and slip-cased edition of Major Lazer: Year Negative One retailing for $99.99, available for pre-order now exclusively through Z2’s website in an edition of just 2000 copies, and featuring an exclusive vinyl edition of Major Lazer’s new album Music is the Weapon, as well as three exclusive prints. Also available is a special edition one-shot issue, priced at just $5.99!

Major Lazer: Year Negative One