July 30, 2019
Noisey explored the history of bossa nova.
eBooks on sale for $2.99 today:
The Quietus recapped July's cassette releases.
Electric Literature ranked Sherlock Holmes adaptations.
Lizzo played a Tiny Desk Concert.
Bustle profiled author Eileen Myles.
Paste listed Spoon's best songs.
PopMatters interviewed Cindy Wilson about the B-52s' career.
William Wegman shared his favorite books at Vulture.
Stream a new Joseph Arthur song.
Chris Ware shared a previously unpublished comic at the New Yorker.
Stream a new Cross Record song.
The New York Times recommended books to read if you enjoyed Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood.
Stream a new Iggy Pop song.
The Guardian Books podcast interviewed author Lisa Taddeo.
InsideHook interviewed author J. Ryan Stradal.
Quartzy listed recently translated books from China.
The Guardian examined the thriving state of Irish publishing.
also at Largehearted Boy:
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)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists