March 10, 2015
The Boston Globe interviewed author Helen Oyeyemi about her reading habits.
Stream Johnny Marr's cover of Depeche Mode's "I Feel You."
The Guardian profiled author Paul Beatty.
Pitchfork explored the Italo disco music genre.
Adult interviewed author Wayne Koestenbaum.
Red Bull Music Academy interviewed Superchunk and Mountain Goats drummer Jon Wurster.
Steve Earle visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.
Paste previewed March's new books.
Flavorwire interviewed Will Butler of the Arcade Fire.
Goodreads interviewed author Kazuo Ishiguro.
The Independent recommended Nordic and Scandinavian music acts.
Entertainment Weekly listed "wonderfully miserable" memoirs.
The band Tweedy (Wilco's Jeff Tweedy and his son) visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
BuzzFeed interviewed author Caitlin Moran.
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)