Angel Olsen visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.
Largehearted Boy’s list of “best books of 2019” lists has collected 869 year-end lists so far.
Stream a track from Mark Kozelek’s forthcoming spoken word album.
Bookworm interviewed cartoonist Chris Ware.
Coming this spring, a speculative fiction Beatles graphic novel, Paul Is Dead.
Comic Book Resources is counting down the top 100 comics of the 2010s.
Paste recommended the week’s best new albums.
Justin Taylor explored Grace Paley’s literary legacy at Literary Hub.
Rolling Stone recommended metal Christmas songs.
The New York Times profiled author Jeff VanderMeer.
Stream a new Grimes song.
Grimes also shared an “ETHERAL is a genre” playlist.
The Cut interviewed poet Precious Okoyomon.
Stream a new song by Wednesday.
Litro recommended casino-themes novels.
Stream anew Cartalk song.
LitReactor interviewed author Francesco Levato.
Stream a new Magdalena Bay song.
Kelly Link talked independent bookstores with Poets & Writers.
Stream a new Seu Jorge song.
The OTHERPPL podcast interviewed author Tim O’Brien.
Stream a new Kim Gordon video.
The New York Times recommended the week’s best books.
The Districts shared four cover songs at Aquarium Drunkard.
Literary Hub recommended the best literary film adaptations of the 2010s.
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