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September 13, 2010

Shorties (Lady Gaga, William Gibson, and more)

The Sunday Times profiles Lady Gaga.

William Gibson talks to PopMatters about his new novel, Zero History.

The Walrus examines how indie the bands nominated for Canada's Polaris Music Prize really are.

In the Financial Times, Hari Kunzru reviews Jonathan Franzen's new novel Freedom.

The A.V. Club lists albums with celebrities as cover art.

BBC News ponders readers' changing relationship with books.

20 essential works of cyberpunk literature.

The Practical Nurse lists 17 studies about music, the brain, and your health.

The Guardian lists its favorite Roald Dahl children's books.

NPR is streaming the new John Legend and the Roots album, Wake Up! (out September 21st).

Writers on Process interviews Marcy Dermansky about her new novel, Bad Marie.

Win the new Robert Plant album, Band of Joy, as well as Low's The Great Destroyer 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:

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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