September 5, 2014
Tao Lin interviewed Ben Lerner at The Believer.
The Week listed the best books for political junkies coming out this fall.
PopMatters profiles Steven Drozd of the Flaming Lips.
Patterson Hood of the Drive-By Truckers discussed songwriting at American Songwriter.
The A.V. Club interviewed Amelia Meath of Sylvan Esso about biscuits and gravy.
The shortlist for the 2014 Dylan Thomas Prize has been named.
Stream a new song from Aphex Twin's new album at FACT.
Morning Edition interviewed poet Edward Hirsch.
The Jayhawks visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
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)