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March 9, 2010

Shorties (Joanna Newsom, Mark Linkous, and more)

Joanna Newsom performed "Soft as Chalk" on Jimmy Fallon.

NPR's All Things Considered remembers Mark Linkous of Sparklehorse.

Thrasher's Wheat examines the legendary "feud" between Ronnie Van Zandt and Neil Young (immortalized in the Drive-By Truckers song, "Ronnie and Neil").

Jewcy interviews Justin Taylor about his new short story collection, Everything Here is the Best Thing Ever.

The Girl Talk documentary RIP! A Remix Manifesto is streaming in its entirety at SnagFilms.

USA Today examines the increasing appearances of classical musicians on pop music albums.

Conde Nast Traveler gets travel recommendations from Lykke Li.

The Guardian Books Blog ponders the effects of multimedia overload on recreational reading.

WHYY's Fresh Air interviews Melissa Febos about her new memoir, Whip Smart.

Drowned in Sound interviews the members of Liars about the band's new album, Sisterworld.

Mitali's Fire Escape lists YA novels with girl heroes that guys read.

The Quietus interviews David Adamson of Jookabox.

The Guardian reports that books have overtaken games as the most numerous iPhone apps.

Win a $100 Threadless gift certificate in this week's Largehearted Boy contest.

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also at Largehearted Boy:

Atomic Books Comics Preview (highlights of the week's comics & graphic novel releases)
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Largehearted Word (highlights of the week's book releases)
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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