January 30, 2015
Bookworm interviewed author Richard Ford.
Rolling Stone profiled singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett.
The New York Times interviewed Bjork.
W.H. Auden's syllabus for a class at the University of Michigan.
MOJO listed Nick Cave's best albums.
A new Salman Rushdie novel, Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights will be published in September.
Stereogum ranked Steely Dan albums.
PopMatters previewed February's new music releases.
Flavorwire recommended essential books about the female experience.
Paste interviewed Merrill Garbus of tUnE-yArDs.
Vanity Fair recommended bleak books to read this month.
Classic food moments in Ween songs.
R.I.P. poet and songwriter Rod McKuen.
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)