August 1, 2014
Hilton Als reviewed Flannery O'Connor's A Prayer Journal at the New York Review of Books.
Listen to Minnie Driver cover Elliott Smith's "Waltz #2."
The Guardian Books podcast interviewed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie.
Pitchfork listed the 10 best albums of Steve Albini's bands.
Publishers Weekly listed fall's most anticipated books.
The Montreal Gazette interviewed singer-songwriter Jenny Lewis.
Lewis's signature wine also hit stores this week.
Flavorwire listed underrated Midwestern novels.
Ryan Adams covered the Grateful Dead's "Wharf Rat."
GQ ranked the best albums of the 21st century.
Flavorwire previewed August's new books.
Indie band The Antlers answered questions from the Reddit community.
Open Culture listed Stephen King's top 20 rules for writers.
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)