March 12, 2015
Toni Morrison discussed dealing with failure at the NEA Arts Magazine.
Stream the trailer for the new Kurt Cobain documentary, Montage of Heck.
Stereogum listed essential Radiohead non-album tracks.
Author Claire Fuller interviewed herself at The Nervous Breakdown.
ToastyStats offered a statistical breakdown of apocalyptic fiction over the past 100 years.
SPIN interviewed Alvvays frontwoman Molly Rankin.
Bookworm interviewed poet Claudia Rankine.
Stream a new Sufjan Stevens song.
The longlist for the 2015 Independent Foreign Fiction Prize has been announced.
FACT recommended essential free jazz albums from the 1970s.
Refinery29 recommended new authors you need to know.
Wolf Alice visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance.
Deutsche Welle recapped the life and career of Nina Hagen on the musician's 60th birthday.
Karl Ove Knausgaard continued his American road trip essay at the New York Times magazine.
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)