September 2, 2013
Shorties (The New J.D. Salinger Biography, Psychedelic Furs Frontman Richard Butler on His Art Career, and more)
BOMB interviews Psychedelic Furs frontman Richard Butler about his painting career.
Read an excerpt from the book.
Kathleen Hanna talks to All Things Considered about her new band, The Julie Ruin.
Books Are My Bag is a UK promotion that invites people to shop at independent bookshops on September 14th.
Drowned in Sound interviews Los Campesinos! frontman Gareth Campesinos.
The A.V. Club lists 15 songs that borrow the drum intro from "Be My Baby."
The Daily Beast lists the best film and television adaptations of Elmore Leonard novels.
Win J.M. Coetzee's new novel The Childhood of Jesus 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