January 10, 2014
The OUPblog offers a comprehensive list of 2013's "words of the year."
The Record previews 2014's "under-the-radar" albums.
30 "best books of 2013" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy yesterday, including the Arizona Daily Star's best books, Credo Magazine's favorite books, and Kid Lit Reviews' best books.
Lists added today to my list of online year-end music lists include Ad Hoc's favorite songs and albums and more.
Morning Edition remembers author Spalding Gray.
The Dismemberment Plan visited World Cafe for a live performance.
R.I.P., poet Amiri Baraka.
Authors whose works enter the public domain in 2014.
PopMatters examines Lou Reed's musical dominance of the 1970s.
The New Republic lists six dictators' favorite books.
BuzzFeed lists the 16 books Ernest Hemingway thought every young writer should read.
Consequence of Sound lists the most commonly miscredited songs.
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