September 9, 2013
Shorties (The Most Private Authors of All Time and Their Modern Opposites, Stream the New Elvis Costello and The Roots Album, and more)
Bookish lists the most private authors of all time, as well as their modern-day opposites.
The Boston Globe lists its most anticipated books for fall.
The Guardian notes that former Sonic Youth bassist Kim Gordon is writing a memoir.
Michael Chabon talks artist residencies with NewsHour.
Financial Times interviews legendary writer John LeCarre.
Drowned in Sound interviews singer-songwriter Laura Veirs.
Spin lists five things you didn't kow about Kathleen Hanna.
Lou Reed sunglasses.
Biographer and historian Brenda Wineapple lists her favorite books at The Week.
Slicing Up Eyeballs lists the top 100 albums of 1986.
Longreads recommends recent interviews with women authors.
Tiny House Shows is a new music video series featuring pacific Northwest bands playing in tiny houses.
Win The New J.D. Salinger biography and a $100 Threadless gift certificate in this week's contest at Largehearted Boy.
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