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URL :http://blog.largeheartedboy.com
Filed Under:Music / Indie Music
Posts on Regator:8343
Posts / Week:24.7
Archived Since:May 7, 2008

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Shorties (David Cronenberg on His Debut Novel, Bob Dylan Lyrics in Scientific Papers, and more)

Filmmaker David Cronenberg talked to All Things Considered about his debut novel Consumed. The Guardian reports that several Swedish scientists have a long-running bet on who can sneak the most Bob Dylan lyrics into academic papers. The Rumpus interviewed author...

Daily Downloads (David Thomas Broughton, Neonheart, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: The American Spirit: James Street EP [mp3] The Appeal: "She Loves Me" [mp3] Career Girls: Going Deep... EP [mp3] Cariad Harmon: "Like You"...

Book Notes - Stuart Rojstaczer "The Mathematician's Shiva"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Bret Easton Ellis, Kate Christensen, Kevin Brockmeier, George Pelecanos, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee...

Book Notes - Dmitry Samarov "Where To?: A Hack Memoir"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Bret Easton Ellis, Kate Christensen, Kevin Brockmeier, George Pelecanos, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee...

Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - September 26, 2014

In the weekly Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week, the Montreal bookstore recommends several new works of fiction, art books, periodicals, and comics. Librairie Drawn & Quarterly is one of Montreal's premiere independent bookstores. Lose #6 by Michael...

Shorties (Fall Book Recommendations from Emily Gould, Jeff Tweedy on Making Music with His Son, and more)

Author Emily Gould listed fall's must-read books at Paper. Morning Edition interviewed Wilco's Jeff Tweedy and his son Spencer about making an album together. PEN interviewed the finalists for the Robert W. Bingham Prize. FACT listed the 100 best IDM...

Daily Downloads (The Growlers, The March Divide, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Adrian Duffy and the Mayo Brothers: Someone Like You EP [mp3] Andrew Judah: "In the Sun" [mp3] Arum Rae: "2001" [mp3] from Unwarranted...

Book Notes - Eimear McBride "A Girl Is a Half-formed Thing"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Bret Easton Ellis, Kate Christensen, Kevin Brockmeier, George Pelecanos, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee...

Shorties (David Mitchell's Favorite Japanese Novels, Essential Cassette Store Day Releases, and more)

Author David Mitchell discussed his favorite Japanese novels at The A.V. Club. Mitchell shared his admiration for James Wright's poem "Lying in a Hammock at William Duffy's Farm in Pine Island, Minnesota" at the Atlantic. The 405 listed essential Cassette...

Atomic Books Comics Preview - September 25, 2014

In the weekly Atomic Books Comics Preview, Benn Ray highlights notable new comics and graphic novels. Benn Ray is the owner of Atomic Books, an independent bookstore in Baltimore. The Mobtown Shank is his blog, and his comic Said...

Shorties (The Most Faithful Film Adaptations of Shakespeare, Stream the Gone Girl Soundtrack, and more)

Flavorwire listed the most faithful film adaptations of Shakespeare's works. NPR Music is streaming the Gone Girl soundtrack by Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. Bookworm interviewed author Richard Flanagan. Help fund an Elephant 6 documentary. Amtrak has chosen the writers...

Daily Downloads (Phil Cook and Caitlin Rose, Arum Rae, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Arum Rae: "Warranted Queen" [mp3] from Warranted Queen EP Elster: "Willow" [mp3] Feldspar: "Song Without a Chorus" [mp3] Hayley Sabella: King Solomon album...

WORD Bookstores Books of the Week - September 24, 2014

In the Largehearted Word series, the staff of Brooklyn's WORD bookstore highlights several new books released this week. WORD Bookstores are independent neighborhood bookstores in Greenpoint, Brooklyn and Jersey City, New Jersey. Our primary goal is to be whatever...

Daily Downloads (Arkells, Sunburned Hand of the Man, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Arkells: Get to Know Arkells album [mp3] The Beggars: "FRK (Make Up & Dancing Shoes)" [mp3] Ferdinand the Bull: Ferdinand the Bull EP...

Book Notes - Mike Meginnis "Fat Man and Little Boy"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Bret Easton Ellis, Kate Christensen, Kevin Brockmeier, George Pelecanos, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee...

This Week's Interesting Music Releases - September 23, 2014

Leonard Cohen's Popular Problems is the week's new music highlight. Aphex Twin's Syro, Bonnie Prince Billy's Singer's Grave: A Sea Of Tongues, Perfume Genius's Too Bright, and Purling Hiss's Weirdon are all new albums I can recommend. Reissues include...

Shorties (The Top Literary-Inspired Cocktails, An Interview with The Vaselines, and more)

Drinks Business listed the top 10 literary inspired cocktails from Tim Federle's book Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist. Pitchfork interviewed the musical duo The Vaselines. The Week listed Nintendo games inspired by literature. The Dissolve listed the top...

Daily Downloads (Ty Segall, The Red Headed Indian, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Andrew St. James: "Tapes" [mp3] from The Shakes (out October 21st) Dom Flemons: 'Til the Seas Run Dry EP [mp3] ET Anderson: "It...

Book Notes - George Lerner "The Ambassadors"

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book. Previous contributors include Bret Easton Ellis, Kate Christensen, Kevin Brockmeier, George Pelecanos, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee...

Shorties (Eula Bliss Interviewed, Stream the New Lucinda Williams Album, and more)

Bookforum interviewed author Eula Bliss. NPR Music is streaming the new Lucinda Williams album Down Where The Spirit Meets The Bone. The San Francisco Examiner profiled the Raveonettes. Sophie Hannah talked to the Guardian about continuing Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot...

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