September 23, 2013
Stereogum lists the 40 best new bands of 2013.
Tablet interviews author Amos Oz.
Flavorwire lists 14 great Nick Cave collaborations.
Book Riot previews new fall 2013 television shows based on books.
?uestlove and Elvis Costello talk to All Things Considered about writing music together.
Drowned in Sound lists the five most vital 4AD Records debuts.
On sale for $6 today at Amazon MP3: the 23-track Wave of Mutilation: Best of the Pixies album.
The Believer interviews Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgard.
Biographile recommends music memoirs set in southern California.
Time shares a brief history of stupid book bans.
The Oxford American profiles singer-songwriter Swamp Dogg.
Win the new anthology xo Orpheus: Fifty New Myths and a $100 Threadless gift certificate in this week's Largehearted Boy contest.
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)
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
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