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URL :http://blog.largeheartedboy.com
Filed Under:Music / Indie Music
Posts on Regator:8356
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Archived Since:May 7, 2008

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Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - September 18, 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. Bumperhead by Gilbert Hernandez...

Shorties (An Excerpt from Haruki Murakami's Forthcoming Illustrated Book, R.E.M.'s Best Cover Songs, and more)

The Guardian shared a preview of Haruki Murakami's illustrated The Strange Library. Stereogum listed the best cover songs performed by R.E.M. The Book Report is a new literary video series featuring Michael Schaub and Janet Potter. Treble listed essential modern...

Daily Downloads (Frazey Ford, Jess Morgan, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Andrew Duhon: The Moorings EP [mp3] Color Theory: The Sound EP [mp3] Elijah Ocean: "Ride It Out" [mp3] from Bring It All In...

Shorties (Recommended Books for Feminist Readers, The Top Scottish Bands of All Time, and more)

Jen Doll recommended books for the feminist reader at Elle. Amoeba Music listed the top 50 Scottish bands of all time. Author Tod Goldberg interviewed himself at The Nervous Breakdown. PopMatters interviewed musician Mike Watt. The Los Angeles Review of...

Daily Downloads (The Hush Now, Oceanography, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Einar Stray Orchestra: "Politricks" [mp3] from Politricks (out September 23rd) The Hush Now: Trapeze Falls Without Regret album [mp3] Lady and West: Bright...

Note Books - Dave Doughman (Swearing at Motorists)

The Note Books series features musicians discussing their literary side. Previous contributors have included John Darnielle, John Vanderslice, Mark Olson, Mac McCaughan, and others. Dave Doughman is the frontman of the band Swearing at Motorists. Pick up the band's...

WORD Bookstores Books of the Week - September 17, 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...

Shorties (Michael Chabon's Punk Band The Bats, An Interview with Nick Cave, and more)

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette remembered Michael Chabon's punk band, The Bats. Morning Edition interviewed Nick Cave. The Detroit Metro Times interviewed Shara Worden of My Brightest Diamond. Indy Week interviewed John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats about his new novel Wolf...

Daily Downloads (Dream Boat, Jane Lee Hooker, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Cult of Riggonia: "Dwell Neo Dwell" [mp3] from Nematode Rodriguez Presents (out October 28th) Dream Boat: "The Rose Explodes" [mp3] from The Rose...

This Week's Interesting Music Releases - September 16, 2014

Shellac released its first new album in seven years, Dude Incredible, is released today. The Alla-Lah's' Worship the Sun is my personal favorite this week, but I have also enjoyed My Brightest Diamond's This Is My Hand and This...

Atomic Books Comics Preview - September 16, 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 (An Excerpt from james Ellroy's New Book, The Demise of the Fade-Out, and more)

NPR Books shared an excerpt from James Ellroy's new novel Perfidia. Slate examined the demise of the fade-out in popular music. Stereogum ranked XTC albums from worst to best. The A.V. Club and Electric Literature interviewed John Darnielle about his...

Daily Downloads (Spoon, Minnie Driver, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Anabot: "Everything Okay" [mp3] from Kiss Like A Knife EP (out December 2nd) At the Close of Every Day: Monsters album [mp3] David...

Book Notes - Luke B. Goebel "Fourteen Stories, None of Them Are Yours"

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 (Margaret Atwood Interviewed, Stream the New Leonard Cohen Album, and more)

All Things Considered interviewed Margaret Atwood about her new short story collection Stone Mattress. NPR Music is streaming the new Leonard Cohen album, Popular Problems. Actor Jason Segel discussed his favorite books at The Week. PopMatters reconsidered Jeff Buckley's Grace...

Daily Downloads (Wilco, The Necessary Gentlemen, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Aaron and the Burrs: Release the Bats single [mp3] Blood and Glass: "Paper Heart" [mp3] Daddy Lion: Perpetual Calendar EP [mp3] Devereaux: ""...

Daily Downloads (The Week's Best Free and Legal Music Including Justin Townes Earle, Grouper, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Branches: NoiseTrade Sampler EP [mp3] Caroline Rose: I Will Not Be Afraid Sampler EP [mp3] Foreign Fields: Little Lover EP [mp3] Garrison Starr:...

Book Notes - Laila Lalami "The Moor's Account"

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 - Benjamin Parzybok "Sherwood Nation"

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 (James Franco on Adapting The Sound and the Fury, An Interview with Owen Pallett, and more)

USA Today shared an excerpt from James Franco's forthcoming book, Hollywood Dreaming: Stories, Pictures, and Poems. Franco also talked to the Guardian about his film adaptation of Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury. The Rumpus interviewed musician Owen Pallett. Bookforum...

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