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August 16, 2010

Shorties (Morrissey's Favorite Albums, Tom McCarthy, and more)

At The Quietus, Morrissey lists his favorite 13 albums.

Bookmunch interviews Tom McCarthy about his new novel, C.

Time Out New York interviews Frankie Rose of Frankie Rose & the Outs.

Salon interviews J.C. Hallman about his new book, In Utopia.

NPR is streaming the new Ra Ra Riot album, The Orchard (out August 24th).

Pitch Weekly lists the five most infuriating concert attendees.

At NPR, Frazey Ford of the Be Good Tanyas plays a solo tiny desk concert.

Drowned in Sound shares a 25-track dubstep chronology mixtape.

The August edition of the Music Alliance Project shares 36 songs from 36 countries presented by 36 music bloggers.

The Missouri Review interviews author George Saunders.

Pop Fair offers two downloadable Posies outtakes compilations, Every Bitter Drop and Pay You Back in Time.

The BBC collects its audio interviews with famous British writers.

Win a $100 Threadless gift certificate and the Friday Night Lights : Season Four DVD 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:

previous Shorties posts (daily links from the worlds of music, literature, and pop culture)

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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