September 22, 2015
SPIN listed the best fictional songs of all time.
The longlist for the 2015 Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction has been announced.
Stream Amy Bezunartea's new album New Villain.
Full Stop interviewed author Chris Bachelder.
NPR Music is streaming the cast recording of the musical Hamilton.
The A.V. Club interviewed J. Robbins about Jawbox's 1996 self-titled album (soon to be reissued).
Book Riot recommended small press books to read in September.
Paste listed songs that denote the troubles of being a songwriter.
Singer-songwriter Peter Wolf Crier visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
Vanity Fair profiled author Lucia Berlin.
Drowned in Sound interviewed singer-songwriter Richard Hawley.
The New Republic examined the recent growth in literary annotation.
Paste delved into what happens when bands break up.
also at Largehearted Boy:
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daily mp3 downloads
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Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
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