April 15, 2016
Minnesota Public Radio interviewed author Helen Macdonald.
Lucinda Williams visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.
Amelia Gray interviewed author Catherine Lacey at The Towner.
Salon interviewed singer-songwriter Andrew Bird.
Explosions in the Sky’s Munaf Rayani rated the band’s six albums at Noisey.
Brian Eno discussed his favorite albums at The Quietus.
Rolling Stone shared an oral history of David Bowie's "Let's dance" video.
The Telegraph profiled author and Nobel laureate Svetlana Alexievich.
BrooklynVegan previewed Record Store Day releases.
Author Steve Toutonghi listed books that expand mental horizons at Tor.com.
Bustle listed David Foster Wallace essays you can read online.
Wilco drummer Glenn Kotche talked classical music with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
The New York Times profiled author Curtis Sittenfeld.
A new Radiohead album will be released in June.
Bustle recommended Twitter accounts book lovers should follow.
The Telegraph listed Tom Waits' 25 best songs.
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)