January 15, 2013
Shorties (David Bowie's "Lost" Decade, A Visual History of Sylvia Plath's Novel The Bell Jar, and more)
Drowned in Sound explores David Bowie's "lost" decade.
41 lists were added Thursday to the master aggregation of year-end online "best books of 2012" lists, including GeekDad's best books, LitChat's favorite books, and many more.
The Largehearted Boy books of the year (more lists to come):
The 2012 finalists for The Story Prize have been named.
PopMatters interviews Tindersticks vocalist Stuart Staples.
The New Republic explores the literary insecurities of Washington, DC.
Paste recommends 12 California musical acts you should listen to now.
Dave Pilkey talks about his Captain Underpants books with Morning Edition.
Rolling Stone lists the 40 best Led Zeppelin songs.
UK editors discuss the 2013 books they are looking to publish at the Andrew Lownie Literary Agency.
Okkervil River frontman Will Sheff is streaming a new song from his solo project Lovestreams.
Amazon MP3 offers 100 albums on sale for $5 each.
Amazon MP3 offers over 1,400 albums on sale for $3.99.
Amazon MP3 offers over 600 albums for sale for $2.99.
Amazon MP3 offers over 400 jazz albums on sale for $1.78.
Amazon MP3 offers over 56,000 free and legal mp3s.
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)
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