April 27, 2014
The Observer interviewed author Hilary Mantel.
The Observer interviewed Damon Albarn about his new solo album and Britpop.
Anita Shreve talked to the Irish Independent about how being featured in Oprah's book club changed her life.
Rock Band Icons reduces band names to icons.
The Telegraph listed the best sports books of all time.
The Irish Times interviewed music blogger Niall Byrne of Nialler9.
The Daily Beast listed the top 10 books on marijuana.
Author Marcus Sakey offered advice to writers at Chicago Now.
Song, by Toad music blogger and record label owner Matthew Young discussed his home studio with the Herald Scotland.
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 and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists
WORD Bookstores Books of the Week (recommended new books)s