April 10, 2015
Read TIME's review of the book.
Patti Smith's favorite books.
BOMB interviewed Liturgy's Hunter Hunt-Hendrix.
Vol. 1 Brooklyn interviewed author Halle Butler.
The National is releasing a 9-LP vinyl box set, A Lot of Sorrow.
The Arcade Fire's Will Butler visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.
The New York Times toured literary Louisiana.
Jon Quin of the band Stornoway discussed books with Clash.
BBC Radio 4 profiled author Ursula K. Le Guin.
Stream a new Jenny Hval song.
Authors Diana Athill, Margaret Atwood, Julian Barnes, Anne Enright, Howard Jacobson, Will Self and Lionel Shriver reflected on failure at the Guardian.
The Australian band Twerps visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
Drowned in Sound interviewed singer-songwriter Laura Marling.
The Oyster Review listed the best books of the decade so far.
also at Largehearted Boy:
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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)