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May 13, 2016

Shorties (Lydia Davis on Translation, Stream Bob Dylan's New Album, and more)

Lydia Davis talked translation with the Los Angeles Review of Books.

NPR Music is streaming Bob Dylan's new covers album Fallen Angels.

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eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

Harold and Maude by Colin Higgins
Prayers for the Living by Alan Cheuse

Fresh Air interviewed Daniel Clowes about his graphic novel Patience.

Matador Records is recalling Car Seat Headrest's Teens Of Denial album due to an unlicensed sample.

Tin House interviewed Pamela Erens about her new novel Eleven Hours.

Stream a new Super Furry Animals song.

Tahmima Anam discussed her novel The Bones of Grace with the Guardian.

Stream a new David Bazan song.

Signature interviewed Garrard Conley about his memoir Boy Erased.

Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.

Dead End Follies interviewed author Blake Butler.

Stream the new Stone Roses song.

Huffington Post recommended compelling graphic memoirs.

The Macon Telegraph interviewed singer-songwriter Jason Isbell.

Blastr recommended books that teach you about comics.

Stream a new CHVRCHES song.

R.I.P., author Katherine Dunn.

Moby discussed books with the Boston Globe.

All Things Considered interviewed the composer and librettist of the opera adapted from Stephen King's novel The Shining.

Glenn Danzig is reuniting with the Misfits for two festival shows this summer.

Junot Diaz played DJ and discussed his favorite songs at Alt.Latino.

The Current listed the 893 most essential albums.

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)
musician/author interviews
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)

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