The Millions interviewed author Hanya Yanagihara.
Adrian Utley of Portishead talked to synth pioneer Dr. Peter Zinovieff at The Quietus.
The Quietus shared an excerpt from Ben Graham’s book A Gathering Of Promises: The Battle for Texas’s Psychedelic Music, from The 13th Floor Elevators to The Black Angels and Beyond.
The Guardian interviewed author Anne Enright.
Stream two new Peter Bjorn and John songs.
Book Riot recommended small press books published in August.
Meryl Streep covered Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance.”
Stereogum profiled the band Speedy Ortiz.
Esquire listed 80 books every man should read.
SPIN listed the 95 best alternative rock songs of 1995.
All Songs Considered interviewed musicians Laura Jane Grace And Lauren Denitzio.
Entertainment Weekly listed fall’s blockbuster novels.
Alice Waters’ favorite books.
The A.V. Club listed great songs not on their namesake albums.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)
100 Online Sources for Free and Legal Music Downloads
Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week’s best new comics and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
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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