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January 25, 2016

Shorties (The Brooklyn of Arthur Miller, Stream Juliana Hatfield and Paul Westerberg's New Album, and more)

The New York Times profiled the Brooklyn of Arthur Miller.

Stream the new album by the I Don't Cares (Juliana Hatfield and Paul Westerberg), Wild Stab.

19 year-end "best books of 2015" lists were added to the Largehearted Boy master aggregation last Wednesday (bringing the total number of lists represented to 1,882) , including Kate Mulgrew's favorite books.

See also:

Largehearted Boy's list of essential and interesting 2015 year-end music lists.

CarolineLeavittville interviewed Christopher Castellani about his book The Art of Perspective.

The Guardian interviewed Eleanor Friedberger about her new album New View.

The Boston Globe examined the history of terrorism in fiction.

Wolf Alice played a Tiny Desk Concert.

Amy Gustine talked to Electric Literature about her new book You Should Pity Us Instead.

Cold Cave covered New Order's "Your Silent Face."

Elizabeth McKenzie and her editor discussed the author's novel The Portable Veblen at Publishers Weekly.

The history of Guns 'n Roses in a graphic novel.

The Guardian is counting down the top 100 nonfiction books of all time.

David Bowie recorded several albums to be released posthumously.

Poet Robert Burns remembered in film, music, and books.

Paste recommended songs about aliens.

Gloria Steinem on her favorite books.

Composer Mark Snow discussed the X-Files theme song with All Things Considered.

Weekend Edition on the popularity of "death memoirs."

Drowned in Sound interviewed Jonathan Meiburg of Shearwater about the band's new album

Sari Wilson talked to Weekend Edition about her novel Girl Through Glass.

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)

Online "Best of 2015" Book Lists
Essential and Interesting 2015 Year-End Music Lists

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)
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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