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December 13, 2017

Shorties (The Browsable Archives of Gabriel García Márquez, Protest Songs That Defined 2017, and more)

The New York Times examined Gabriel García Márquez's archive, which is browsable online.

Stereogum listed protest songs that defines 2017.

48 year-end book lists were added to Largehearted Boy’s master aggregation of “best books of 2017” lists yesterday (bringing the total to 765) , including Book Riot's best books, The Dallas Morning News' favorite books, and Denver Westword's best books by Colorado authors.

Largehearted Boy's list of essential and interesting 2017 music lists, updated daily.

Amazon is offering $5 off a book purchase of $15 or more today.

Stream a new Lucy Dacus song.

Bustle previewed 2018's best books.

Paste shared an excerpt from the Archies comic featuring the band CHVRCHES.

Gorilla vs Bear's Chris Cantalini talked to Billboard about his new record label, Luminelle.

Gorilla vs Bear shared a playlist of its favorite songs of the year.

Drummer Patty Schemel discussed her memoir Hit So Hard with the OTHRPPL podcast.

Cigarettes After Sex played a Tiny Desk Concert.

The Rumpus Poetry Book Club interviewed poet Barbara Jane Reyes.

A play about legendary music critic Lester Bangs is coming to NYC.

BuzzFeed shared a new essay by Lisa Ko.

Stream a new Joan as Police Woman song.

Minneapolis is launching a new literary festival, Wordplay.

Stream a new song by Loma.

Leni Zumas talked to Publishers Weekly about her forthcoming novel Red Clocks.

NYCTaper shared a recording of a recent Hiss Golden Messenger show.

Electric Literature interviewed three independent publishers.

Aquarium Drunkard shared a couple of vintage holiday mixtapes.

JD McPherson visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.

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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

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