July 22, 2015
The New Republic examined the literary celebrity of Joan Didion.
Stream a new Kurt Vile song.
Cleveland's Harvey Pekar Park to open Saturday.
Lou Barlow discussed the Kids soundtrack with Stereogum on the film's 10th anniversary.
The Guardian listed the top books about migrants.
SPIN profiled the band Protomartyr.
PopMatters interviewed musician Albert Hammond Jr.
Author Jami Attenberg discussed book tour meals at Saveur.
Flannery O'Connor and Catholic realism.
Dazed listed July's best albums.
Drowned in Sound reassessed the discography of Pere Ubu.
R.I.P., author E.L. Doctorow.
Paste interviewed Patterson Hood of the Drive-By Truckers.
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)