– Edgar is playing a Fender VI six-string bass guitar, which Robert Smith made famous on The Cure’s seminal album “Disintegration”. Any time you hear what sounds like a clean guitar solo on that record is most likely the good Mr. Smith, in fact, playing the six string bass.
– The band’s keyboard player Lolita is of course a reference to the “goth lolita” look in Japan.
– Roland is a reference to the Roland TR-808 drum machine, most recently referenced in Kanye West’s “808’s and Heartbreak” album.
This comic took a little longer than usual because I’ve wanted to become more detailed with the art for some time now. You’ll notice more grays breaking up the contrasting of black and white. I’m hoping to expand more like this in the future.