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September 2, 2014

Shorties (David Mitchell on His New Novel, Stream Ryan Adams' New Album, and more)

Weekend Edition and The Daily Show interviewed David Mitchell about his new novel The Bone Clocks.

NPR Music is streaming Ryan Adams' forthcoming self-titled album.

The 2014 Samuel Johnson Prize has announced its 2014 longlist.

Congratulations to Largehearted Boy Book Notes contributor Ben Watt.

All Things Considered interviewed Greil Marcus about his new book, The History of Rock 'n' Roll in Ten Songs.

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.

At n+1, Frank Guan offered an in-depth look at the writing of Tao Lin.

Weekend Edition profiled rapper (and publisher) Prodigy of Mobb Deep.

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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)
musician/author interviews
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)

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