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July 24, 2014

Shorties (Curtis Sittenfeld on Alice Munro, Underrated Pop Albums, and more)

Author Curtis Sittenfeld discussed the works of Alice Munro at the Wall Street Journal.

Flavorwire listed underrated pop albums of the past 20 years.

The Guardian listed the top child narrators in literature.

The Quietus interviewed Luke Turner of Mogwai.

The Almost Live at Mellow Pages podcast interviewed author D. Foy.

Pitchfork is streaming the new Hooray for Earth album, Racy.

Emma Straub listed the top 10 vacations in history at the Guardian.

The Quietus profiled singer-songwriter Kiran Leonard.

Author Sean Michaels discussed theremins and music blogging with the Los Angeles Times.

Singer-songwriter Bob Mould visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.

Temporary literary tattoos.

The Memphis Commercial-Appeal is counting down the 100 best songs about the city.

Motherboard offered a feminist science fiction primer.

Ketch Secor of Old Crow Medicine Show listed his top five songs about prison at The A.V. Club.

Mother Jones interviewed author Roxane Gay.

NPR Music is streaming live performances from the Newport Folk Festival this weekend.

Tom Bissell interviewed William T. Vollmann at the New Republic.

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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)

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