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October 31, 2012

Shorties (Stream Brian Eno's New Album, A List of Literary Classics That Should Be TV Shows, and more)

Q is streaming Brian Eno's new album, Lux (out November 13th). lists literary classics that would best be adapted into television series.

PopMatters defends the marriage of music and television.

Books in the City recommends children's Halloween books.

Earache! interviews Brazilian singer-songwriter Gilberto Gil.

Hanna Tinti interviews author Neil Gaiman about Poe, unreliable narrators, Halloween, and more.

All Songs Considered lists the top five bands that should be way bigger than they are.

Kirkus Reviews recommends November's best new science fiction and fantasy books.

The Guardian shares an excerpt of Pete Townshend's new memoir, Who I Am, read by the author.

Book Riot lists 10 websites dedicated to the work of author Kurt Vonnegut.

Win Karen Thompson Walker's debut novel The Age of Miracles and a $100 Threadless gift certificate in this week's contest at Largehearted Boy.

Amazon MP3 has over 100 digital albums on sale for $5.

Amazon MP3 offers over 500 albums for sale for $2.99.

Amazon MP3 offers over 400 jazz albums on sale for $1.78.
Amazon MP3 offers over 33,000 free and legal mp3s.

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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)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Largehearted Word (the week's best new books)
musician/author interviews
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
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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