July 10, 2012
The A.V. Club makes a pilgrimage to the Greenwich Village of Bob Dylan's 1960s.
At Poets and Writers, Jami Attenberg explains how writers can use Tumblr to connect with readers.
The Nervous Breakdown profiles author Cheryl Strayed.
Amazon MP3 offers 667 albums for sale for $2.99.
The Guardian Music blog asks, "What was the best decade for music?".
At NPR Books, Jonah Lehrer recommends five books to inspire innovation.
Limelight lists the greatest pianists of all time.
Fresh Air interviews Brian Castner about his new book, The Long Walk: A Story of War and the Life That Follows.
On sale for $2.99 at Amazon MP3 today: Pink Floyd's classic album The Dark Side of the Moon.
At Page-Turner, author Michael Cunningham shares a firsthand account of the 2012 Pulitzer fiction judging that resulted in no award being presented.
Win the graphic novel Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 9 Volume 1: Freefall and a $100 Threadless gift certificate in this week's Largehearted Boy contest.
Amazon MP3 has 100 digital albums on sale for $5.
Amazon MP3 also features 25 soundtrack albums on sale for $2.99.
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