October 6, 2014
The New Yorker features a new Haruki Murakami short story.
The Asahi Shimbun examined the author's youth.
Harper's interviewed author Eula Bliss.
All Things Considered profiled the band Outkast and their connection to Atlanta.
Weekend Edition interviewed author Jane Smiley.
Stream Beck's Austin City Limits episode.
PopMatters is counting down the top albums of the 2000s.
The New Republic interviewed author Hilary Mantel.
Boing Boing listed cartoonists who changed the world.
All Things Considered interviewed musicians Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn.
The Telegraph profiled author Colm Tóibín.
Drowned in Sound recommended under-appreciated albums released this century.
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)