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June 14, 2009

Shorties (Blur, Michael Cunningham, and more)

BBC News reviews the first show of the Blur reunion tour.

Variety reports that author Michael Cunningham has written a slasher movie.

The Houston Chronicle offers summer reading suggestions.

I am still aggregating summer reading lists at Delicious.

The Washington Post asks novelists which fictional character would make the best beach company.

The Los Angeles Times and Washington Times review Ayelet Waldman's essay collection, Bad Mother.

Read Waldman's music playlist for the book. lists the top free online music storage sites.

On sale for $1.99 at Amazon MP3 (and a great disc for kids): Dan Zanes' 18-track album, Catch That Train.

NPR's Weekend Edition profiles singer-songwriter Diane Birch.

Solid Gold visits The Current studio for an interview and live performance.

Swear I'm Not Paul lists the top 100 Irish albums.

Follow me on Twitter for links that don't make the daily "Shorties" columns.

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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