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June 3, 2016

Shorties (Whit Stillman on His New Film and Novel, An Interview with Car Seat Headrest's Will Toledo, and more)

Whit Stillman discussed his new film and accompanying novel with the New Statesman.

Car Seat Headrest visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.

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eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

The Bees by Laline Paull
The Complete David Bowie by Nicholas Pegg
The Drop by Dennis Lehane
The Law of Dreams by Peter Behrens
Lost Memory of Skin by Russell Banks

eBooks on sale for $2.99 today:

The Long Ships by Frans G. Bengtsson
The Lower River by Paul Theroux
My Mistake by Daniel Menaker
Salmon Fishing in the Yemen by Paul Torday
Whisper Hollow by Chris Cander
The Whistling Season by Ivan Doig

Ottessa Moshfegh interviewed author Daniel Saldaña París at BOMB.

Jeff Jackson recommended new music at Fanzine.

Electric Literature interviewed author Patricia Engel.

LitReactor recommended books about outsiders and introverts.

Stream a new Veils song.

Granta hosted a discussion between authors Emma Jane Unsworth and Rachel B. Glaser.

Stars covered MIke Posner's "I Took a Pill in Ibiza."

The Millions interviewed author Matthew Neill Null.

Stream a new track by Field Mouse.

Tobias Carroll explored the literary legacy of the Beats at Signature.

Stream a new Beck song.

The Tampa Bay Times recommended new historical novels.

PopMatters interviewed singer-songwriter Petra Haden.

Singapore's book vending machines.

Ladyhawke's Pip Brown talked style with Paste.

Bitch Media interviewed MariNaomi about her new graphic memoir Turning Japanese.

All Songs Considered shared a short documentary on the making of the Beach Boys' Pet Sounds album.

New Yorker writers and editors shared the books they are reading with their children this summer.

Paste recapped May's best new albums.

CNET features a new short story by Joshua Mohr.

Drowned in Sound interviewed singer-songwriter Meilyr Jones.

Michelle Dean on reassessing the term "beach read."

Paste paired horror films with rap albums.

Entertainment Weekly and Tablet recommended books for summer reading.

Pitchfork pondered the future of free music streaming.

Flavorwire, CBC Books, and BuzzFeed listed June's must-read books.

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)
weekly music release lists

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