February 3, 2016
Shorties (The Popularity of Frank O'Hara's Poetry in the Modern World, New Jennifer O'Connor Music, and more)
Dazed Digital examined the popularity of Frank O'Hara's poetry in the modern world.
Stream a new Jennifer O'Connor song.
Laibach's Ivan Novak discussed 13 albums that inspired the band's music at The Quietus.
Vanity Fair examined the literary legend of Joan Didion.
The Guardian listed 10 of Belle and Sebastian's best songs.
Signature interviewed Juan F. Thompson about his book Stories I Tell Myself: Growing Up with Hunter S. Thompson.
The Literary Hub podcast continued its interview with Cheryl Strayed.
Newsweek examined how Bernie Sanders has effectively used music in his U.S. presidential campaign.
Signature shared a literary primer on the modern Middle East.
Paste profiled the band St. Lucia.
Han Kang discussed her new novel the Vegetarian with the New York Times.
The Guardian remembered the Ramones 40 years after the band recorded its debut album.
Flavorwire previewed February's music releases.
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)