Twitter Facebook Tumblr Pinterest Instagram

« older | Main Largehearted Boy Page | newer »

April 2, 2015

Shorties (April's Best New Books, Waxahatchee's Katie Crutchfield Profiled, and more)

Bustle and Vol. 1 Brooklyn recommended April's best new books.

Pitchfork profiled Waxahatchee's Katie Crutchfield.

Electric Literature interviewed authors Jennifer Egan and James Hannaham.

Wondering Sound explored the athletic pasts of Bob and Jim Pollard of Guided By Voices.

The Los Angeles Review of Books podcast interviewed author Meghan Daum.

Watch Sondre Lerche cover Big Star's "Thirteen."

Rolling Stone profiled singer-songwriter Courtney Barnett.

Bookworm interviewed author Charles Baxter.

SPIN profiled singer-songwriter Alex Winston.

Prospect profiled author Akhil Sharma.

Stream a new Calexico song.

Stereogum profiled John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats.

Morning Edition interviewed Fatima Bhutto about her debut novel The Shadow of the Crescent Moon.

Flavorwire previewed April's music releases.

Marlon James was awarded the Anisfield-Wolf fiction prize for his novel A Brief History of Seven Killings.

Publishers Weekly recommended comics about environmentalism.

Pitchfork recommended spring music releases.

David Simon interviewed author Richard Price at Guernica.

The A.V. Club interviewed musician Noel Gallagher.

The Huffington Post recommended books published this spring.

Follow Largehearted Boy on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Tumblr, Google+, and Stumbleupon for links (updated throughout the day) that don't make the daily "Shorties" posts.

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)
musician/author interviews
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)

submit to reddit