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August 15, 2011

Shorties (Stream the New Stephen Malkmus Album, John Sayles, and more)

NPR is streaming the new Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks album, Mirror Traffic (out August 23rd).

Malkmus talks to DIY about the album.

The Newark Star-Ledger profiles filmmaker and author John Sayles.

NPR is streaming the Muppets: The Green Album (out August 23rd), a compilation of covers from the show.

The New York Observer reports that Tao Lin has sold his next novel to Vintage.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer examines how the new online streaming and cloud services are changing the way we are discovering, listening to, and sharing music.

At NPR, Dean Bakopoulos recommends three sultry books to savor with a summer cocktail.

Wilco has released a video teaser for the band's forthcoming The Whole Love album (out September 27th).

MTV Geek lists the top 10 zombie comics ever.

Pitchfork interviews Bjork as part of its Pitchfork at 15 series..

The Guardian ponders the future of eBooks.

On sale for $3.99 at Amazon MP3: Guy Clark's new album Songs and Stories. is a book recommendation engine.

Stream video of Guided By Voices' Oya Festival performance.

Amazon MP3 has 100 albums on sale for $5.

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

also at Largehearted Boy:

previous Shorties posts (news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)

Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week's best new comics & graphic novels)
daily mp3 downloads
Largehearted Word (the week's best new books)
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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