February 4, 2016
Shorties (A Literary Guide to Football, Grimes' Claire Boucher on Albums That Changed Her Life, and more)
Signature shared a 5-book literary guide to football.
Grimes' Claire Boucher discussed the albums that changed her life at Tidal.
eBook on sale today: Kurt Vonnegut's novel Cat's Cradle.
Alexander Chee on writing (and reading) historical fiction at the New Republic.
Stream Tift Merritt's Mountain Stage live performance.
Five things Ann Beattie is "reading, watching and thinking about right now."
Hold Steady frontman Craig Finn discussed his solo work with Baeble Music.
The Week previewed 2016's most anticipated books.
Paste recommended epistolary novels.
The Guardian examined how cities shape music scenes.
BuzzFeed recommended November's best books.
The Guardian paired books to music (to listen to while reading).
The Oxford American interviewed author Chris Offutt.
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)