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December 5, 2010

LHB Weekly Wrap-Up: December 5th

A wrap-up of features you may have missed this past week at Largehearted Boy (this covers the past two weeks):


My favorite albums of 2010
My favorite graphic novels of 2010

Online "best books of 2011" lists and its daily updates
Online "best music of 2011" lists and its daily updates

Book Notes (authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their book):

janice Shapiro for her short story collection Bummer
Lindsay Hunter for her short story collection Daddy's
Peter Conners for his book White Hand Society: The Psychedelic Partnership of Timothy Leary & Allen Ginsberg

Soundtracked (directors, composers and producers offer commentary on their film's soundtrack):

Steve Peters for the soundtrack to the film Winter's Bone

52 Books, 52 Weeks book reviews:

Possum Living, by Dolly Freed
A Visit from the Goon Squad, by Jennifer Egan

Weekly new book recommendations:

Atomic Books Comics Preview (recommended new comics and graphic novels)
Largehearted Word (recommended new books)

Music recommendations:

Try It Before You Buy It (full album streams and mp3s from this week's music releases)
The Week's Interesting Music Releases

DVD recommendations:

This Week's Interesting DVD Releases

And of course, the daily posts:

Daily Downloads (10 free and legal mp3 downloads every day, plus links to free live recordings online)
Shorties (news & links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)

also at Largehearted Boy:

52 Books, 52 Weeks
Atomic Books Comics Preview
Book Notes
Book Reviews
Contests / Giveaways
Daily Downloads
Largehearted Word
music & DVD release lists
Music Festival Downloads
musician/author Interviews
Note Books
Try It Before You Buy It
Why Obama

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