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May 21, 2010

Shorties (Books That Inspired Lost, The Arcade Fire, and more)

TV Guide lists 13 books that helped shape the television series LOST.

The Arcade Fire has posted snippets of two new songs on the band's website.

At the New York Review of Books, Michael Pollan reviews five recently published books about food.

The Broward-Palm Beach New Times interviews Hold Steady frontman Craig Finn.

Jane Wiedlin of the Go-Go's has her own superhero comic, Lady Robotika.

Drowned in Sound shares an mp3 of Tom Jones covering Bob Dylan's "What Good Am I."

Roddy Doyle talks to Morning Edition about his new novel, The Dead Republic.

Win a $100 Threadless gift certificate and a copy of the Rolling Stones remastered and expanded Exile on Main Street album in this week's Largehearted Boy contest.

Follow me on Twitter and Stumbleupon for links (updated throughout the day) that don't make the daily "Shorties" columns.

also at Largehearted Boy:

Atomic Books Comics Preview (highlights of the week's comics & graphic novel releases)
daily mp3 downloads
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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