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July 3, 2014

Shorties (Recommended Summer Reading, Banjo Facts, and more)

Library Journal recommended debut novels to read this summer.

The Independent recommended memoirs to read this summer.

OUPblog shared fun facts about banjos.

The Nervous Breakdown interviewed author Francisco Goldman.

SPIN recommended forthcoming albums to stream online.

The BBC examined the resurgence in interest in poet Frank O'Hara's work.

Nylon profiled the band The Kills.

Bookworm wrapped up its interview with Norwegian author Karl Ove Knausgaard.

Flavorwire previewed July's new music.

The A.V. Club suggested entry points into the industrial music genre.

BBC News pointed out London's literary benches.

Drowned in Sound interviewed Tom Krell of How To Dress Well.

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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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