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January 14, 2014

Shorties (The Most Stylish Men in Literature, A Britpop Soft Drink, and more)

ShortList Magazine lists the 25 most stylish men in literature.

Blur bassist James Alex James is developing a soft drink named "britpop."

The master aggregation of "best books of 2013" lists.

My list of major and interesting online year-end music lists

Flavorwire lists 50 novels guaranteed to make you a better person.

The Times profiles author Nathan Filer.

The Quietus interviewed Steve Albini about Jason Molina.

Author Dani Shapiro interviews herself at The Nervous Breakdown.

Rolling Stone interviews Rosanne Cash about her new album.

BuzzFeed shares Lily Cuyler's drawings of poets and their homes.

The Quietus interviewed Maria Linden about the new I Break Horses album.

The Wall Street Journal has launched a book club, led by the authors.

OK Go has released their new album for free.

BookReels is a new website devoted to book trailers.

Flavorwire ranks the 15 best Stephen Malkmus songs.

At The Poetry Foundation, Ruth Graham examines why 2013 was "the year of the plagiarist."

Soundcheck is streaming the new Vex reissue, Sanctuary: The Complete Discography.

Follow me on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, Google+, and Stumbleupon for links (updated throughout the day) that don't make the daily "Shorties" columns.

also at Largehearted Boy:

previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)

Online "Best of 2013" Book Lists
2013 Year-End Online Music Lists

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)
musician/author interviews
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

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