Alan Robert's "Crawl to Me" (IDW Publishing) won the "Best Mini-Series of the Year" award, as voted by fans on ComicMonsters.com. ComicMonsters.com is the largest horror comic book news site in the world and part of the Horror News Network.
Winning this award was a great achievement for "Crawl to Me" creator and Life of Agony bassist, Alan Robert, considering the respected competitors in the category. The nominees included, best-selling author, Joe Hill's "Locke & Key: Keys to the Kingdom", Mike Mignola's "Hellboy: The Fury", "American Vampire: Survival of the Fittest", and the extremely popular zombies/war series, "68", among others.
View All 2011 Horror Comic Award Winners: http://www.horrornewsnetwork.net/ftopict-17430.html
In related news, Robert recently guest-starred on the Season Two premiere of TLC's hit show, NY Ink, where he went under the needle by the show's lead female tattoo artist, Megan Massacre. The segment focused on Robert's life-long passion for creating comic books and how his twenty-year long, successful music career actually gave him time to hone his craft. The tattoo in which Megan inked on his leg was based on the cover artwork from Robert's "Crawl to Me" graphic novel, in stores January 2012 (click here to purchase) originally painted by Menton3 (Monocyte, Silent Hill). The episode, "Kings of NY" will air again on TLC, Thursday January 5, 2012 at 8PM ET/PT.
For more information about Alan Robert, visit http://www.alanrobert.com