May 1, 2015
Shorties (The Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award Longlist, Fugazi's Repeater Album at 25, and more)
The longlist for the 2015 Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award has been announced.
Paste recommended books for graduating college students.
The Quietus interviewed members of the band Super Furry Animals.
Stream the first single from HUNI, a new project by Dee Dee of Dum Dum Girls.
Stream a new Sea of Bees song.
Entropy recapped April's small press books.
The New York Times recommended family-friendly summer music festivals.
No Detectives is a new literary site devoted to genre fiction.
The Guardian examined the link between musical affinities and political leanings.
Vol. 1 Brooklyn previewed May's new books.
Composer Philip Glass talked books with the New York Times.
The Daily Beast profiled novelist Vikram Chandra.
Rolling Stone listed the greatest live albums of all time.
The Washington Post analyzed Barack Obama's list of favorite books.
Kelly Cherry on loving and writing linked stories.
Drowned in Sound profiled Conor O'Brien of Villagers.
Bustle recommended books every woman should read by 35.
Flavorwire previewed May's new albums.
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)