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April 14, 2014

Shorties (The Grapes of Wrath After 75 Years, An Oral History of Hole's Live Through This Album, and more)

Morning Edition reconsidered John Steinbeck's novel The Grapes of Wrath 75 years after its initial publication.

SPIN shared an oral history of Hole's Live Through This album.

Gail Caldwell listed five memoirs that have shaped her writing at Biographile.

Mick Harvey listed his favorite albums at The Quietus.

Daily Intelligencer profiled six thriving NYC independent bookstores.

The Boston Globe interviewed Casey Dienel of White Hinterland.

NPR Music is streaming the Jason Molina tribute album, Farewell Transmission.

All Things Considered interviewed Julia Cooke about her new book, The Other Side of Paradise: Life in the New Cuba.

Read her Largehearted Boy Book Notes playlist essay for the book.

The Guardian is streaming an unreleased version of Led Zeppelin's song "Good Times Bad Times."

NPR Music is streaming Kelis's new album, Food.

The Guardian recommended the best books on Somalia.

Minneapolis live music venues will soon have to offer free earplugs.

Biographile interviewed Barbara Ehrenreich about her new book Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever's Search for the Truth about Everything.

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)

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
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)
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

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