January 20, 2015
The finalists for the National Book Critics Circle Awards have been named.
The Guardian interviewed Swans frontman Michael Gira.
Stream a rough mix of Led Zeppelin's "Houses of the Holy."
The Washington Post examines publishing's rebranding of paperback editions.
Moog is reissuing several of its classic modular synthesizers.
Author Teju Cole visited Selma, Alabama.
Vice interviewed singer-songwriter Sir Richard Bishop.
Knopf is reissuing two early Haruki Murakami novels, Wind and Pinball, in one book this August.
LA Music Blog shared a playlist of songs to lull you to sleep.
Flavorwire recommended books to make you more interesting.
The Ting Tings answered questions at Reddit.
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)