October 6, 2015
The 2015 Giller Prize shortlist has been announced.
Turntable Kitchen shared an autumn mixtape.
Stream Courtney Barnett's cover of "Shivers," by The Boys Next Door.
The Quietus previewed October's comics releases.
The Guardian profiled the bands making black metal popular.
Financial Times examined the state of literary translation.
The Guardian interviewed the person behind the Subway Book review.
A Kurt Cobain-themed haunted house.
Drowned in Sound listed overlooked albums of the past 15 years.
Financial Times examined Nigeria's growing literary scene.
All Songs Considered is streaming September's best dance tracks.
Jeanette Winterson, Howard Howard Jacobson, and others discussed adapting Shakespeare plays into modern novels at the New York Times.
Stream a new Dressy Bessy song.
The San Francisco Chronicle interviewed Ruth Reichl about her new book My Kitchen Year.
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)