August 12, 2014
Shorties (Read an Excerpt from Jules Feiffer's New Graphic Novel, Stereogum Ranks Afghan Whigs Albums, and more)
NPR Books features an excerpt from Jules Feiffer's new graphic novel.
Stereogum ranked Afghan Whigs albums from worst to best.
SPIN interviewed Wayne Coyne about his Sgt. Peppers tribute album.
Newcity Lit interviewed author Megan Stielstra.
Flavorwire listed the best album closing tracks in history.
The Christian Science Monitor reviewed the new Haruki Murakami novel Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage.
Stream the new DJ Shadow release, The Liquid Amber EP.
The Rumpus offered an examination of the dialogue novel.
The New Pornographers visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
The New York Times profiled author Jess Row.
Drowned in Sound interviewed Spoon frontman Britt Daniel.
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)