Entertainment Weekly profiled author Carmen Maria Machado.
Aquarium Drunkard interviewed Pedro the Lion’s David Bazan.
85 “best books of 2018” lists were added to Largehearted Boy’s master aggregation last week (bringing the total to 1,487), including Clash Magazine’s best music books and Graphic Policy’s best comics.
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Stream a new song by Shana Cleveland of La Luz.
Cosmopolitan recommended 2019 books for your book club.
Paste profiled Deerhunter’s Bradford Cox.
The Rumpus interviewed author Tessa Hadley.
Stream a new Xiu Xiu song.
Between the Covers interviewed author Genevieve Hudson.
Stream a new song by the Drums.
Literary Hub shared a conversation between authors Lauren Groff and Rachel Kushner.
Petal shared some of her favorite music with BrooklynVegan.
CrimeReads recommended modern classics of rural noir.
Stream a new Tiny Ruins song.
gal-dem profiled author Roxane Gay.
Aquarium Drunkard interviewed singer-songwriter Sharon Van Etten.
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