July 20, 2015
Flavorwire listed mind-expanding drug novels.
NPR Music is streaming a recent Desaparecidos live performance.
Noisey interviewed musician Sally Timms.
Stream Marissa Nadler's cover of Black Sabbath's "Solitude."
Future Islands and Madlib are collaborating on a hip hop album.
Alan Moore on the "cultural catastrophe" of adults' fascination with superheroes.
"It looks to me very much like a significant section of the public, having given up on attempting to understand the reality they are actually living in, have instead reasoned that they might at least be able to comprehend the sprawling, meaningless, but at-least-still-finite 'universes' presented by DC or Marvel Comics."
SPIN profiled the band Sylvan Esso.
The Rumpus interviewed author Jill Talbot.
All Things Considered interviewed author Juan Gabriel Vasquez.
The Toronto Sun listed the best albums of 2015 so far.
Publishers Weekly profiled indie publisher Two Dollar Radio.
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)