January 6, 2015
31 online "best books of 2014" lists were added to the master aggregation at Largehearted Boy yesterday (bringing the total number of lists up to 1,357), including the Denver Post's best comedy books and Robot6's favorite comics.
Courtney Love sings opera.
The Scotsman previewed 2015's new books.
Paste listed 25 great musicians under 25.
Weekend Edition examined the continued allure of the Stratocaster guitar to musicians.
Vol. 1 Brooklyn previewed January's best new books.
The Guardian reported that Haruki Murakami will answer reader questions "of any kind" on his website.
Billboard shared surprising facts about 2014 music sales.
Stream a 1983 BBC documentary on Kurt Vonnegut.
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)