December 9, 2011
Rolling Stone is streaming Jonsi's soundtrack for Cameron Crowe's We Bought a Zoo film (out December 13th).
The List of Online Year-End 2011 Music Lists was updated yesterday with 42 year-end music lists added today including Magnet & PopMatter's best electronic albums, TIME's albums of the year, and many more year-end music lists.
The List of Online "Best Books of 2011" Lists was updated yesterday with 30 year-end book lists added to the master aggregation today, including best books lists from the Washington Post, Slate, and The Economist.
CNNGo lists Hong Kong bands you should know.
Guardian readers recommend anti-Christmas songs.
Talk of the Nation interviews Elliott Carlson about his new book, Joe Rochefort's War: The Odyssey of the Codebreaker Who Outwitted Yamamoto at Midway.
Relix lists 11 places to download free music legally.
On sale for $3.99 at Amazon MP3: Tori Amos's Night of Hunters album.
Talkie Hutt interviews cartoonist Sarah Glidden.
All Things Considered recommends winter songs.
Amazon MP3 has 100 holiday albums on sale for $5.
Amazon MP3 has 100 digital albums on sale for $5.
also at Largehearted Boy:
previous Shorties posts (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 & graphic novels)
daily mp3 downloads
Largehearted Word (the week's best new books)
Try It Before You Buy It (mp3s and full album streams from this week's CD releases)
weekly music & DVD release lists