May 5, 2015
The Los Angeles Review of Books examined the current state of Vietnam war fiction.
George R.R. Martin's Game of Thrones book series was inspired by the Grateful Dead.
LA Music Blog shared a playlist of Nirvana rarities.
The New Statesman examined the problems with making a film about writing.
The Slicing Up Eyeballs music blog is no more.
Stream a new Jason Isbell song.
150 year-old newspaper articles written by a young Mark Twain have been discovered.
The Record discussed the trend of museums hosting exhibits about musicians.
Biblio shared a brief history of the book dust jacket.
Fashionista explored the style of St. Vincent's Annie Clark.
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)