January 3, 2014
Morrissey told True to You he is writing a novel.
Britt Daniel of Spoon covered Shelley Fabares' "Love Letters" for Rookie Magazine.
39 "best books of 2013" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy yesterday, including the Calgary Herald's best cookbooks, The Powell's Books, Inc. staff's top books, Robot 6's favorite comics, and School Library Journal's best books.
Lists added today to my list of online year-end music lists include Amoeba Music's best albums, WFMU DJ top album lists, and more.
The Millions recommends books to read in January.
Fresh Air examines the time when Sam Phillips and Sun Records challenged Nashville to make Memphis the epicenter of American country music.
Motherboard examines piracy's effect on music sales.
BuzzFeed interviews author George Saunders.
The Pixies have released new music, the four song EP-2.
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