April 21, 2016
Signature shared a primer to the works by and about Charlotte Bronte.
The Yorkshire of the Bronte sisters.
Stereogum ranked PJ Harvey's albums.
The Stranger interviewed cartoonist Simon Hanselmann.
Stream a new Colleen Green song.
Work in Progress shared a primer of Cuban poetry.
Stream Holly Miranda's cover of Bon Iver's "Blood Bank."
American Songwriter interviewed Into It. Over It.’s Evan Weiss.
Inside Merle Haggard's final years.
MOJO listed the best albums of 2016 so far.
The Miami Herald previewed May's best new books.
eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:
Eight Hundred Grapes by Laura Dave
Expo 58 by Jonathan Coe
How to Live: Or A Life of Montaigne in One Question and Twenty Attempts at an Answer by Sarah Bakewell
J.D. Salinger: The Escape Artist by Thomas Beller
A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash
The Lost Tribe of Coney Island by Claire Prentiss
Shakespeare: The World as a Stage by Bill Bryson
South on Highland by Liana Maeby
The Time Is Noon by Pearl Buck
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
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)