June 10, 2014
Shorties (Maira Kalman on Collaborating with Daniel Handler, Summer's Most Anticipated Albums, and more)
Flavorwire interviewed Maira Kalman about her collaboration with Daniel Handler.
Consequence of Sound listed the most anticipated albums of summer.
Pitchfork made the case for comedy in music.
Word and Film interviewed Tom Rachman about his new novel.
The Oregonian interviewed singer-songwriter Chad VanGaalen.
The Guardian shared a fictional map quiz.
Drowned in Sound is streaming the solo album from Peter Matthew Bauer of the Walkmen.
The Winnipeg Free Press interviewed Annie Clark of St. Vincent.
The band Eagulls visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
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