Illustrated Manual is the solo-alias of the Wyoming-based singer/songwriter, Jonathan Cooke. He spends a lot of time traveling around the state in his converted Astro Van.
Cooke recently released his second full-length recording, Wives' Tales, in June of 2017. It was recorded with David Swanson over one week at Legend Studios in Avon, CT. Artwork was created by Kevin Peloquin (glennpretennd.com) and was inspired by the song "Eddy in the Alder." Previous releases include <em style="font-size: 14.4px;">The Long and Tangled Beard (2012), available here on Noisetrade, and <em style="font-size: 14.4px;">The Moth for a Star (2004) which will be made available again soon.