March 11, 2015
The Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction has announced its 2015 longlist.
Book Riot shared a playlist of literary songs.
The Rumpus interviewed poet Thomas Q. Morin.
SPIN profiled the band Girlpool.
Alt.Latino explored the connection between Tex-Mex music and polka.
Musicians discussed their favorite Radiohead songs at Stereogum.
The Guardian shared a history of movie stars lip synching in music videos.
Flavorwire recommended books about death, grief, and dying.
The Jazz Line examined the genre's steady loss of listeners.
A new Umberto Eco novel, Numero Zero, will be published this fall.
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)