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URL :http://blog.largeheartedboy.com
Filed Under:Music / Indie Music
Posts on Regator:7805
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Archived Since:May 7, 2008

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Shorties (The Popularity of Absinthe with Writers Throughout the Years, Stream the New Hold Steady Album, and more)

The BBC explained how absinthe became popular with writers. iTunes is streaming the new Hold Steady album, Teeth Dreams. Vol. 1 Brooklyn interviewed author Kyle Minor. Drowned in Sound interviewed singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright. Bookworm interviewed T.C. Boyle about his new...

Daily Downloads (Born Ruffians, Vandaveer and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Benjamin Shaw: "Goodbye, Kagoul World" [mp3] from Goodbye, Cagoule World (out April 21st) Born Ruffians: Born Ruffians Acoustic EP [mp3] Confluence: "The Only...

Atomic Books Comics Preview - March 19, 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...

WORD Bookstores Books of the Week - March 19th, 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 (Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on Feminism, Stream the '80s Bob Dylan Tribute Album, and more)

Tell Me More interviewed author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. On Beyonce sampling her TED talk "We Should All Be Feminists" I think that anything that gets young people talking about feminism is a very good thing. I also think that I...

Daily Downloads (Unicycle Loves You, Penguins Kill Polar Bears, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads, plus free and legal live sets from around the internet. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Blake Brown and The American Dust Choir: "Thieves" [mp3] from We Believers Blake...

Book Notes - D. Foy "Made to Break"

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 - March 18, 2014

The Black Lips' first studio album in three years, Underneath the Rainbow, is in stores tomorrow. Hauschka's Abandoned City, The Coathangers' Suck My Shirt, and Ruby the RabbitFoot's New As Dew are all albums I have heard and can...

Shorties (Earthquake-Related Books, A New tUnE-yArDs Song, and more)

The Los Angeles Times recommended earthquake-related books. Stream a new tUnE-yArDs song, "Water Fountain." The Brooklyn Rail interviewed Christopher Merkner. Author Marcel Theroux lists his favorite stories of life beyond death at the Telegraph. LA Music Blog remembered Jason Molina...

Daily Downloads (Boytoy, Bonsai, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads, plus free and legal live sets from around the internet. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: The Bones of J.R. Jones: Reliable the Unreliable EP [mp3] Bonsai: "Bonsai Tree"...

Book Notes - Maud Casey "The Man Who Walked Away"

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 (Haruki Murakami's New Short Story Collection, An Intimate Diane Cluck Performance, and more)

Haruki Murakami will publish his first short story collection in nine years, Men Without Women, in Japan next month. Singer-songwriter Diane Cluck played a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR Music. The Collagist shared an excerpt from D. Foy's debut novel...

Daily Downloads (Japanther, Unicycle Loves You, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads, plus free and legal live sets from around the internet. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Big Kettle Drum: Nantucket Circle EP [mp3] By the Way: The Folk Session...

Largehearted Boy Weekly Wrap-Up - March 16, 2014

A list of the past week's Largehearted Boy features: Book Notes: (authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates to their book) Alex Segura for his novel Silent City Caryn Rose for her novel A Whole New Ballgame Domenica.....

Shorties (Neil Young Is Writing a Science Fiction Novel, Siri Hustvedt Discusses Her New Book, and more)

In an interview with SPIN, Neil Young mentioned he is writing a science fiction novel. "My second book is coming out next year. Coming out in September or October — Special Deluxe is the name of it. And then I'm...

Daily Downloads (The Week's Best Free and Legal Music Releases Including The Future of Forestry, Lomelda, Joe Purdy, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads, plus free and legal live sets from around the internet. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Blanket Music: Indie Pop Instrumentals album [mp3] Deborah Crooks: Deborah Crooks Sampler EP...

Shorties (John Banville on Writing Genre, A List of Album Art Cliches, and more)

The Los Angeles Review of Books interviewed author John Banville about writing genre. Paste listed album art cliches. BrooklynVegan interviewed Pains of Being Pure at Heart frontman Kip Berman. Tucson Weekly profiled indie publisher Spork Press. World Cafe shared a...

Daily Downloads (Billy Bragg, Throwing Muses, and more)

Every day, Daily Downloads offers 10 free and legal mp3 downloads, plus free and legal live sets from around the internet. Today's free and legal mp3 downloads: Billy Bragg: 2013-03-30, Petaluma [mp3,ogg,flac] Billy Bragg: "Valentine's Day Is Over" [mp3] Blitzen...

Book Notes - Rohan Wilson "The Roving Party"

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 (Authors' Writing Tips for Their Students, Jonathan Lethem on Bob Dylan's Music of the 1980s, and more)

At the Guardian authors share the writing tips they give to their students. Author Jonathan Lethem defends Bob Dylan's often-maligned music from the 1980s at Rolling Stone. Bustle recommended women writers all women should read. At Vice, Blake Butler interviewed...

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