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August 14, 2018

Shorties (An Excerpt from Thomas Page McBee's Memoir, Jeff Tweedy's Forthcoming Memoir, and more)

Jeff Tweedy

Literary Hub shared an excerpt from Thomas Page McBee's memoir Amateur.

Jeff Tweedy's memoir Let’s Go (So We Can Get Back): A Memoir of Recording and Discording With Wilco, Etc. will be published November 13th.

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

The Botany of Desire by Michael Pollan
A House Divided by Pearl S. Buck

The Oxford American features a new essay by singer-songwriter Julien Baker.

Work in Progress shared a conversation between authors Sloane Crosley and Zadie Smith.

Stream a new Henry Nowhere song.

The Millions shared a conversation between authors Jordy Rosenberg and Andrea Lawlor.

NPR Music is streaming the new Death Cab for Cutie album Thank You for Today.

Photographers, curators, and others recommend the photo books that have inspired them at The Observers.

Nate Chinen talked about his book Playing Changes: Jazz for the New Century with Morning Edition.

Ling Ma discussed her debut novel Severance with All Things Considered.

Stream a song from Mount Eerie's forthcoming live album.

Bookworm interviewed author Lydia Millet.

Stream a new Cloud Nothings song.

David Joy discussed his novel The Line That Held Us with Weekend Edition.

Stereogum profiled the band Young Jesus.

Salon interviewed author Amanda Stern about her memoir Little Panic.

Pure Bathing Culture covered the Blue Nile's "The Downtown Lights."

Stereogum listed obscure cover songs better than the originals.

Stream a new Saintseneca song.

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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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