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September 18, 2011

Shorties (Tori Amos, Art Spiegelman, and more)

Billboard interviews Tori Amos about her new album, Night of Hunters (out September 20th).

The Observer reviews the album.

Art Spiegelman talks to the Montreal Gazette about his seminal graphic novel Maus and forthcoming book Metamaus.

On sale for $3.99 at Amazon MP3 today: Wilco's Yankee Hotel Foxtrot album.

The Telegraph reviews the new book of photographs, George Harrison: Living in the Material World, taken by the Beatles guitarist.

We Got This Covered reports that James Franco is planning to direct a film adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's novel Child of God.

The Observer talks to Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic about Nirvana's Nevermind album 20 years after its release.

The Guardian has travel writers name their favorite travel book.

On the eveof the anniversary of Gram Parson's death, All Songs Considered has an intern review his Grievous Angel album.

A co-owner of Metropolis Books shares the store's history with the Los Angeles Times.

Amy Winehouse's mother recounts the singer's last days at the Daily Mirror.

MediaBeat lists the top five on-demand music streaming services.

Lucette Lagnado talks to Weekend Edition about her new book, The Arrogant Years: One Girl's Search for Her Lost Youth, from Cairo to Brooklyn.

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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