August 5, 2014
Patti Smith reviewed Haruki Murakami's new novel in the New York Times.
The Guardian also reviewed the book.
NPR Music is streaming Sarah Jaffe's new album Don't Disconnect.
Stereogum ranked Tom Petty albums.
Cesar Aira has a new fairy tale in the New Yorker.
Monkey See interviewed author Lydia Netzer about publicizing her debut novel through social media.
Clash listed July's best albums.
CBC Books listed 100 novels that make you proud to be a Canadian.
Bust Magazine profiled Carrie Brownstein.
The Christian Science Monitor previewed August's best books.
PHOX visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
Flavorwire stereotyped college roommates by their favorite books.
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)