May 19, 2010
In stores September 28th: Mozipedia: The Encyclopedia of Morrissey and The Smiths, by Simon Goddard.
The Huffington Post lists the 12 greatest literary one-hit wonders.
The Telegraph lists the best & worst books about the current world financial crisis.
The Sydney Morning Herald examines the literary merit of pop lyrics.
The Guardian lists the top 10 Welsh underground novels.
Flavorwire offers a guide to 2010's best small summer music festivals.
The finalists for the Moby Awards for Best and Worst Book Trailers have been named.
Recommend books for next year's Tournament of Books at The Morning News.
These are sharp, perfectly rendered pieces, funny and beautifully written and deeply affecting. My only complaint about this book is that it ends far too quickly; I hope very much that Emma Straub will publish a novel someday.
Win a $100 Threadless gift certificate and a copy of the Rolling Stones remastered and expanded Exile on Main Street album in this week's Largehearted Boy contest.
also at Largehearted Boy:
Atomic Books Comics Preview (highlights of the week's comics & graphic novel releases)
daily mp3 downloads
Largehearted Word (highlights of the week's book releases)
Try It Before You Buy It (mp3s and full album streams from this week's CD releases)
weekly music & DVD release lists