April 29, 2016
Author Louise Erdrich talked books and reading with the New York Times.
Authors remembered Jenny Diski at Literary Hub.
Literary Hub previewed May's must-read books.
The A.V. Club previewed May's music releases.
Electric Literature interviewed author Rebecca Schiff.
Courtney Barnett visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
Literary Hub shared a reading list of books about Naples.
PopMatters interviewed members of the band Dunes.
Publishers Weekly listed great unconventional true crime books.
Stream a new Sally Shapiro song.
Stream a new Islands song.
Stream a new Into It. Over It. track.
The Guardian profiled author Paula Hawkins.
Andrew Bird visited World Cafe for a live performance and interview.
The Tallahassee Democrat profiled the Drive-By Truckers.
Paste listed musicians who made their music in exile.
Electric Literature examined the renaissance of noir fiction.
PopMatters examined the rivalry and mutual admiration between Prince and Michael Jackson.
The first Little Free Library Festival will be held May 21st in Minneapolis.
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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)