November 17, 2014
The Rumpus interviewed author Eula Biss.
Steve Albini gave the keynote address at the Face the Music conference on the state of the music industry.
BOMB interviewed author Helen DeWitt.
Wired listed 15 of the best collector's editions of albums of all time.
SPIN profiled the band TV on the Radio.
The Believer interviewed author Margaret Drabble.
The Guardian looked back on authors who penned song lyrics.
The American Journalism Review pondered the future of professional music critics.
Guernica interviewed poet Claudia Rankine.
Spotify's CEO discussed the streaming music service with the New Yorker.
The Barr Brothers visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
Author William Gibson discussed his favorite books at The Week.
The Observer interviewed Gibson.
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)