June 6, 2012
The Telegraph interviews Muppets Kermit and Miss Piggy about music.
At the Washington Post, Jennifer Weiner lists three good novels with bad family vacations.
At the Christian Science Monitor, children's author Richard Scarry lists his 10 favorite books.
Paste lists six promising new summer music festivals.
All Songs Considered previews a song from Grizzly Bear's forthcoming album.
Drowned in Sound interviews Lee Ranaldo about his solo album.
The Guardian lists 10 indispensable visual art books.
Amazon MP3 has 100 digital albums on sale for $5.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
100 Online Sources for Free and Legal Music Downloads
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