August 13, 2014
The Guardian examined the short stories of Italo Calvino.
MIchael Cera has released a folk album.
A Spotify playlist of music mentioned in Haruki Murakami's new novel.
The Guardian listed the top 10 hotel novels.
NPR Music is streaming the new Bishop Allen album.
Aquarium Drunkard shared a couple of early Patti Smith demos.
Biographile interviewed author and book designer Peter Mendelsund.
Chris Walla explained why he is leaving Death Cab for Cutie.
BuzzFeed listed short stories you should read in your twenties.
The Baseball Project visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
Romeo Stodart of The Magic Numbers discussed collaborating with Spiritualized and Jimmy Webb at Drowned in Sound.
The Telegraph listed the best young adult books of 2014 (so far).
also at Largehearted Boy:
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daily mp3 downloads
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Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
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