January 8, 2015
Joan Didion talked to the New York Times about modeling for Celine.
Merge Records founders Laura Ballance and Mac MacCoughan talked to World Cafe about the label's 25-year history.
27 online "best books of 2014" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy Tuesday (bringing the total number of lists up to 1,384), including Roxane Gay's favorite books and the Tin House staff's favorite non-fiction books.
The Millions remembered writers who passed away in 2014.
SPIN interviewed Panda Bear.
Electric Literature interviewed author Wendy C. Ortiz.
The Record listed 2015's breakout music acts.
Newsweek's cover story profiles author David Foster Wallace.
Pigeons and Planes previewed 2015's music releases.
Glide Magazine listed band reunions it wanted to see.
Bustle listed 22 books every 22 year old woman should read.
Treble listed its top 100 songs of the decade (2010-2014) so far.
Bookworm interviewed poet Todd Colby.
VICE previewed 2015 in British comics.
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)