January 21, 2016
Shorties (Chester Brown on His Classic Graphic Novel Louis Riel, A History of Presidential Campaign Songs, and more)
Paste shared a history of presidential campaign songs.
19 year-end "best books of 2015" lists were added to the Largehearted Boy master aggregation Wednesday (bringing the total number of lists represented to 1,882) , including Kate Mulgrew's favorite books.
A look back at poet Eileen Myles' presidential campaign.
Aquarium Drunkard interviewed guitarist Jeff Parker of Tortoise.
Stream a demo of one of the songs from Robyn Hitchcock's forthcoming album.
Stream a new Coathangers song.
Columbus Alive listed the best books by or about musicians.
Newsday previewed 2016's most anticipated books.
The shortlist for Ireland's Poetry Now prize has been announced.
Drowned in Sound profiled Warpaint bassist Jenny Lee Lidberg, AKA jennylee.
eBooks on sale this month:
American Appetites by Joyce Carol Oates
The Exiles by Allison Lynn
Gate of the Sun by Elias Khoury
The Happiest People in the World by Brock Clarke
Harlequin's Millions by Bohumil Hrabal
The House of Rumour by Jake Arnott
The Hundred Year-Flood by Matthew Salesses
A Life in Men by Gina Frangello
Meatspace by Nikesh Shukla
Speed Dreaming by Nicole Haroutunian
The Summer Son by Craig Lancaster
This Glittering World by T. Greenwood
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)
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)