October 23, 2015
Pitchfork shared a history of sleep music.
BOMB interviewed Laurie Anderson.
George Saunders recounted his writing education at the New Yorker.
Stereogum listed 2015's best new bands.
The Memphis Commercial Appeal shared a listeners' guide to the music of the Drive-By Truckers.
Aquarium Drunkard profiled the band Car Seat Headrest.
Kurt Vile visited World Cafe for a live performance and interview.
Author Stacy Schiff talked books and reading with the New York Times.
Broadly interviewed Howard Sounes about his new book Notes from the Velvet Underground: The Life of Lou Reed.
Ebook deal: The James Beard Cookbook is on sale for $1.99 today.
Singer-songwriter John Grant visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
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)