February 4, 2015
Rick Rubin has started annotating music he produced at Rap Genius.
Paste profiled the band Viet Cong.
WNYC interviewed author Atticus Lish.
Stream a new Modest Mouse song.
Electric Literature examined the roots of the literary genre "country noir."
FACT listed the greatest horror film soundtracks.
Pitchfork interviewed Jana Hunter of the band Lower Dens.
Flavorwire previewed February's album releases.
Stream a new Elvis Perkins song.
The Oyster Review shared a guide to the works of Philip Roth.
Flavorwire previewed February's must-read books.
Vulture ranked all 121 Billy Joel songs.
All Things Considered interviewed Kelly Link about her new short story collection Get in Trouble.
Read an excerpt from the book.
Drowned in Sound interviewed Philip Selway of Radiohead.
Harper Lee will publish a sequel to her novel To Kill a Mockingbird.
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)