May 15, 2015
The Guardian profiled cartoonist Lynda Barry.
R.I.P., blues guitarist B.B. King.
Electric Literature interviewed author Helen Macdonald.
Juan Waters covers the Ramones' "Questioningly."
Stream a new Desaparecidos song.
Paste shared a drinker's guide to the Beat generation.
The Milk Carton Kids visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.
The Rumpus interviewed author Shulem Deen.
Time Out Hong Kong listed the top books set in that city.
Paste listed the best music finales in film.
Filmmakers discuss their favorite books with the Hollywood Reporter.
Tiny Mix Tapes' Marvin Lin on critically listening to music in a digital age.
"How do we talk about music when so much of what we listen to now feels so transitory and historically inconsequential?"
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)