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March 15, 2018

Shorties (The Best Books by Irish Authors, An Exile in Guyville 25th Anniversary Box Set, and more)

Liz Phair

The London Evening Standard recommended the best books by Irish authors.

Liz Phair will release a 7-LP remastered and expanded edition of Exile in Guyville to celebrate the album's 25th anniversary.

March's best eBook deals.

Stream new Natalie Prass music.

Slice interviewed author Sarah Gerard.

Ghetto Blaster interviewed Oneida’s Bobby Matador.

Vol. 1 Brooklyn interviewed Ben Purkert about his new poetry collection, For the Love of Endings.

NPR Music is streaming Alice Bag's new album Blueprint.

Jesse Ball talked to Electric Literature about his new novel Census.

Pitchfork reconsidered Miles Davis's 1974 album Get Up With It.

The New York Times shared an excerpt from Leslie Jamison's new memoir The Recovering.

NPR Music is streaming Courtney Marie Andrews' new album May Your Kindness Remain.

eBook on sale for $1.99 today:

H Is For Hawk by Helen Macdonald

Drowned in Sound interviewed Yo La Tengo's Ira Kaplan.

Bookworm interviewed authors Ann Beattie and Richard Bausch.

NPR Music is streaming Cavern of Anti-Matter's album Hormone Lemonade.

The San Diego Union-Tribune profiled singer-songwriter Lucy Dacus.

Sloane Crosley talked books and reading with the New York Times.

Stream a new Eels song.

Huffington Post recommended must-read books by women published in the past five years.

Paste listed 1988's best albums.

The Seattle Times profiled author Laura Lippman.

Chvrches covered The 1975’s “Somebody Else.”

Book Riot recommended queer comics anthologies.

Stereogum interviewed Mount Eerie's Phil Elverum.

The OTHERPPL podcast interviewed author Troy James Weaver.

NYTyrant shared an excerpt from Weaver's novel, Temporal.

Stream a new Courtney Barnett song.

Stream a new song by Mary Lattimore.

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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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