January 2, 2015
Noisey predicted 2015's musical trends.
59 online "best books of 2014" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy Wednesday (bringing the total number of lists up to 1,290), including the Austin Chronicle's best books, the National Post's top books, and io9's best science fiction & fantasy books.
Musician Panda Bear talked books, film, and music with the New York Times.
BrooklynVegan has been gathering musicians' year-end music lists.
Author Joseph O'Neill read and discussed the work of Muriel Spark on the New Yorker podcast.
The Concourse aggregated data from year-end 2014 music lists to generate a consensus top album.
Flavorwire shared the best literary criticism of 2014.
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)