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May 12, 2014

Shorties (Philippe Petit on Creativity, Stream the New Conor Oberst Album, and more)

All Things Considered interviewed Philippe Petit about his new book Creativity.

NPR Music is streaming the new Conor Oberst album Upside Down Mountain.

Everyday Ebook interviewed author Peter Heller.

Vinyl Me, Please is a new subscription service that pairs an album on vinyl with a cocktail recipe.

Paste recommended books for drinkers.

St. Vincent's Annie Clark now has her own signature blend of coffee.

Robert Coover talked to the New Yorker about his story in this week's edition of the magazine.

NME reviewed the Wes Anderson tribute album I Saved Latin!

The National Post profiles Sean Michaels and his debut novel Us Conductors.

The Guardian recommended this week's best music releases.

Weekend Edition interviewed Ksenyia Melnik about her new short story collection Snow in May.

NPR Music is streaming the new Jolie Holland album, Wine Dark Sea.

amNY interviewed Mimi Pond about her graphic novel Over Easy.

PopMatters interviewed Tori Amos about her new album Unrepentant Geraldines.

NPR Music is streaming the new Haley Bonar album, Last War.

The Barnes and Noble Review interviewed author George Saunders.

Horrors' frontman Faris Badwan listed his favorite albums with illustrated covers at The Quietus.

The Guardian listed the best books on China.

FACT profiled Chairlift's Caroline Polachek and her new music project, Ramona Lisa.

The New York Times interviewed Gillian Flynn about her reading habits.

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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)
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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