October 27, 2014
Actress and author Gillian Anderson discussed her favorite books at The Week.
The Rumpus interviewed author Susan Minot.
The Observer profiled author Jane Smiley.
PopMatters interviewed singer-songwriter Valery Gore.
Author James Ellroy recommended noir films on Morning Edition.
All Things Considered interviewed cartoonist Jim Woodring.
NPR Music is streaming the new Bob Dylan box set The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11.
Paste listed terrifying modern horror comics.
Heavy Blog Is Heavy listed the best spooky albums.
R.I.P. Cream bassist Jack Bruce.
To celebrate his 100th birthday, the Telegraph listed Dylan Thomas's best lines, quotes, and poems.
The band Bahamas 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)