February 20, 2015
Blur will release its first new album in 12 years this April.
Drowned in Sound listed its favorite songs by the band.
Stream a new Beach Creeps song.
The Daily Beast interviewed author Richard Price.
Stereogum ranked Beck's albums.
Lorrie Moore discussed the books & films of Miranda July at the New York Review of Books.
Drowned in Sound interviewed singer-songwriter Julian Casablancas.
Oprah magazine recommended books to give your best friend.
VICE shared an A-Z list of music subcultures.
The Oxford American interviewed singer-songwriter Amanda Shires.
The Morning News Tournament of Books brackets have been announced.
The Nation remembered singer-songwriter Lesley Gore.
Author Sarah Gerard interviewed herself at The Nervous Breakdown.
Read an excerpt from her debut novel Binary Star.
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)