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March 15, 2009

Shorties (Pogues, Pet Shop Boys, and more)

Amazon MP3 is selling the expanded 18-track Pogues album If I Should Fall From Grace With God for $3.99.

The Arizona Daily Star interviews Orenda Fink about her new project, O+S.

The New York Times indexes its collection of audio of author interviews and readings.

In the Observer, guitarist Johnny Marr interviews the Pet Shop Boys.

Kate Bush in MP3 collects mp3 demos and rarities from the British singer-songwriter.

Indie Book Bloggers is a book blog aggregator that focuses on the "best small, indie, and academic press titles."

Daytrotter's Sunday session features in-studio mp3s from Golden Ghost.

In the New York Times, author Jami Attenberg gives a firsthand account of eviction.

The New York Times reviews David Yoo's young adult novel, Stop Me If You've Heard This One Before.

Read Yoo's Largehearted Boy music playlist for the book.

One of my favorite book people, Soft Skull's Richard Nash, has a blog.

City Journal examines science fiction's increasing use of religious themes.

When You're Strange is a documentary film about the Doors.

NPR's Weekend Edition excerpts from Russell Brand's memoir, My Booky Wook.

Follow me on Twitter for links that don't make it into the daily "shorties" posts.

also at Largehearted Boy:

Online "best of 2008" music lists
Online "best of 2008" book lists
daily mp3 downloads
Try It Before You Buy It (mp3s and full album streams from this week's CD releases)
weekly music & DVD release lists


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