February 19, 2011
Fork in the Road lists 10 great food moments in literature.
It's going to be impossible to get through this article without mentioning the C-word, so let's just get it out of the way now: chillwave, chillwave, chillwave. Yes, Toro Y Moi, AKA South Carolina native Chaz Bundick, is the quintessential chillwave artiste. When Chaz's blissed-out nuggets of naive, tropical-tinged nostalgia began appearing on hip music blogs in the summer of 2009, they triggered an online avalanche of similarly sun-damaged lo-fi pop. The tongue-in-cheek term chillwave was coined to make the trend easy to identify, and easier to dismiss.
On sale for $3.99 at Amazon MP3: Iron & Wine's Our Endless Numbered Days album.
Salon recounts the years best sex writing in novels.
Contently shares an infographic, "The Depressing Reality About Writing Books."
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