August 7, 2014
Bookworm interviewed author William T. Vollmann.
Tori Amos visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
The San Francisco Chronicle reviewed Haruki Murakami's new novel Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage.
Paste listed the best Spoon songs.
Salon examined the literary success of Haruki Murakami.
Exclaim listed the best albums of 2014 so far.
The Guardian listed the top 10 novels about childbirth
SPIN interviewed Protomartyr frontman Joe Casey about Detroit.
The Daily Express listed 10 essential books about the First World war.
Watch the trailer for the forthcoming Pulp documentary, Pulp, a Film About Life, Death and Supermarkets.
Garrison Keillor talked about his reading habits with the New York Times.
Drowned in Sound interviewed Kip Berman of The Pains of Being Pure at Heart.
The New Yorker interviewed book designer and author Peter Mendelsund.
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)