November 12, 2014
Politico recommended presidential books worth reading.
38 online "best books of 2014" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy Saturday, including Amazon's best books, Tasting Table's best spirits books, and the Telegraph's best history and war books.
Amanda Palmer shared an essay about crowdfunding at the Independent.
Britain's children's laureate Malorie Blackman called for kids to remix classic literature into "drum and bass anthems and comic strips."
PopMatters interviewed singer-songwriter Butch Walker.
Musician Marc Ribot discussed streaming music's affects on jazz and other genres at the New York Times.
Drowned in Sound interviewed members of the band Eagulls.
BOMB interviewed singer-songwriter Will Oldham.
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)