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September 25, 2015

Shorties (A Catholic Literature Reading List, A History of Feuds Between Pop Stars and the Press, and more)

Literary Hub shared a list of Catholic literature.

The Guardian examined the history of feuds between pop stars and the press.

The Rumpus interviewed author Deborah Reed.

Calvin Love shared three cover songs at Aquarium Drunkard.

Read the winning essay of the 2015 Center for Women Writers Prize in Creative Nonfiction, Melissa Febos's "Scarification."

Kurt Vile talked to Rolling Stone about his new album.

The Scarlet & Black interviewed author Jami Attenberg.

Stream a song from Tori Amos's debut musical.

Vulture profiled author Eileen Myles.

PopMatters profiled the band The Woolen Men.

The Orange County Register listed the best surfing books.

Ivan and Alyosha discussed their favorite albums to listen to while on tour at Heartbeat.

Viewing Ernest Hemingway's life through his mementos.

A-ha's singer and the animator of the music video discussed the band's song "Take on Me" with the Guardian.

The William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2015 longlist has been announced.

Lorely Rodriguez talked to Lorely Rodriguez">DIY about her new Empress Of album.

The Guardian recounted John Peel's musical influence.

Goodreads listed the top 100 YA books of all time.

Paste profiled singer-songwriter Jim Lauderdale.

Author Mary Karr talked books & reading with the New York Times.

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)
musician/author interviews
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)

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