January 9, 2014
A cache of 11 letters by Mary Shelley has been found in England.
The lineup for Coachella 2014 has been announced.
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.
The theme of The New Inquiry's January issue is sports.
BrooklynVegan interviews Pixies drummer David Lovering.
Stereogum ranks Nick Cave albums from worst to best.
Book Riot interviews Lizzie Skurnick about her new publishing imprint that celebrates and reissues young adult literature.
Singer-songwriter Kate Tucker explains the importance of community in music at American Songwriter.
Drowned in Sound interviews Spencer Krug about his most recent band, Moonface.
Fresh Air interviews Masha Gessen about her new book Words Will Break Cement: The Passion of Pussy Riot.
PopMatters lists breakout musical artists of 2014
Vulture interviewed Stevie Nicks about her appearance in the television series American Horror Story: Coven.
The A.V. Club recommends entry points into roots reggae.
Time Out Chicago previews 2014's new books.
Flavorwire lists 35 exemplary short story collections.
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