September 2, 2014
The 2014 Samuel Johnson Prize has announced its 2014 longlist.
Congratulations to Largehearted Boy Book Notes contributor Ben Watt.
Bustle previewed September's best novels.
NPR Music is streaming Justin Townes Earle's new album Single Mothers.
James Walton explained the value of short novels in the Telegraph and listed five of the best.
The Observer previewed autumn's music releases.
BBC News examined Ernest Hemingway's fading legacy in Paris.
Flavorwire reconsidered the Manic Street Preachers' album The Holy Bible 20 years after its release.
Drowned in Sound interviewed Avi Buffalo frontman Avi Zahner-Isenberg.
The Guardian profiles author Ian McEwan.
KCRW streamed a live Interpol show.
Weekend Edition profiled rapper (and publisher) Prodigy of Mobb Deep.
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)