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Shorties (Damon Young on His Memoir-in-Essays, Reconsidering Olivia Tremor Control's Black Foliage: Animation Music Vol. 1 Album on Its 20th Anniversary, and more)

Damon Young discussed his memoir-in-essays, What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker, with Weekend Edition. Stereogum reconsidered Olivia Tremor Control’s album, Black Foliage: Animation Music Vol. 1 on its 20th anniversary. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $2.99 today: The A. V. Club looked back on the The Langley Schools Music Project: Innocence and Despair album. interviewed author Irvine Welsh. Andrew Bird discussed his new album, My Finest Work Yet, with Pas...
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Where To Buy Affordable Bridesmaids Dresses When Matchy-Matchy Isn't By Choice

There comes a time in every woman’s life when she has to plunk down some hard-earned cash on a dress that she just isn't feeling. We’ve all been there: your best friend, sister, cousin, or — awkwardly — the college roommate with whom you’re no longer super-close with is having a great big wedding, and you’re asked to be in a bridal party the size of a small soccer team. And hey, that’s awesome. Those who can and want to splash out, should. With a 250-person guest list, the affair in question is...


Bryan Washington's Playlist for His Story Collection "Lot"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Bryan Washington's impressive debut collection Lot brings to life the Houston of the narrator while poignantly exploring race, class, and sexuality. Kirkus wrote of the book: "A s...
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Shorties (An Interview with Yiyun Li, Andrew Bird on His New Album, and more)

Bookworm interviewed author Yiyun Li. Andrew Bird visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $2.99 today: Leaves of Grass by Walt Whitman Aquarium Drunkard interviewed guitarist Bill MacKay. Summer Brennan talked to All Things Considered about her new book, High Heel. Pitchfork profiled singer-songwriter Jenny Lewis. Vulture and Esquire previewed spring's best books. Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast discuss...
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Polly Rosenwaike's Playlist for Her Story Collection "Look How Happy I'm Making You"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Polly Rosenwaike's collection Look How Happy I'm Making You is filled with nuanced and poignant stories of motherhood. Booklist wrote of the book: "The 12 stories in Rosenwaike’s ...
Tags: Music, Toronto, Paul Simon, Barack Obama, David, Joni Mitchell, Rufus Wainwright, Leonard Cohen, Tacoma, Mitchell, Maya, Ontario, Cbc, Judy, Kirkus, Publishers Weekly


Atomic Books Comics Preview - March 21, 2019

In the weekly Atomic Books Comics Preview, Benn Ray highlights notable new comics, graphic novels, and books. Benn Ray is the owner of Atomic Books, an independent bookstore in Baltimore. He also runs the Mutant Funnies Tumblr. Atomic Books has been named one of BuzzFeed's Great American Bookstores, as well as one of Flavorwire's 10 greatest comic and graphic novel stores in America. Bubbles #1 by Bubbles Bubbles exists to bring comics fandom off the internet (not that there's anythi...
Tags: Music, America, David, Arkansas, Baltimore, Sarah, Nancy, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Atomic Books Comics Preview Benn Ray, Benn Ray, Atomic Books, Mutant Funnies Tumblr Atomic Books, Flavorwire, Twitter Atomic Books on Facebook, Antiheroines, Atomic Books Comics Preview March


Shorties (An Excerpt from Susan Choi's Forthcoming Novel, An Interview with Lucy Dacus, and more)

Electric Literature shared an excerpt from Susan Choi’s forthcoming novel Trust Exercise. Rolling Stone profiled singer-songwriter Lucy Dacus. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: One World: A global anthology of short stories Alejandro Escovedo played a Tiny Desk Concert. Oprah Magazine recommended must-read Stephen King novels. Stream a new Cate Le Bon song. Stylist recommended television series based on books. Stream a new John Vanderslice song. ...
Tags: Music, Stephen King, David, New York Times, Jenny Lewis, Lucy Dacus, Sharon Van Etten, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Electric Literature, Cutie, NPR Music, Alejandro Escovedo, Los Angeles Review of Books, Thomas Keller, John Vanderslice, Grupo Fantasma


Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - March 21, 2019

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. The White Card by Claudia Rankine Poet and noted Genius (MacArthur Fellow) Claudia Rankine offers us her first published play - it delves into the ways in which white people discredit their whiteness. Originally performed in Boston, the piece features...
Tags: Music, Boston, US, David, Brazil, Salvador Dalí, Mars, Montreal, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Librairie Drawn Quarterly Books of the Week, Dali, Marx Brothers, Unger, Marge Piercy, Librairie Drawn Quarterly, Claudia Rankine


Chelsey Johnson's Playlist for Her Novel "Stray City"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Chelsey Johnson's novel Stray City is a propulsive and engaging debut. The New York Times wrote of the book: "Diverse and colorful . . . a vibrant portrait of a woman coming into ...
Tags: Music, Oregon, David, House, New York Times, Portland, Los Angeles Times, Anderson, Sao Paulo, Linda Ronstadt, Josh, Andrea, Elliott Smith, Kirkus, Paul Westerberg, Publishers Weekly


Shorties (An Excerpt from the Anthology What My Mother and I Don’t Talk About, An Interview with Jessica Pratt, and more)

The Sewanee Review shared Melissa Febos's essay from the anthology, What My Mother and I Don’t Talk About. Drowned in Sound interviewed singer-songwriter Jessica Pratt. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: Fly Away Home by Marge Piercy Mitski covered Bleachers' "Let's Get Married." Mira Jacob discussed her new graphic memoir, Good Talk, with The Millions. Stream a new song by Truth Club. Janalyn Guo discussed her story collection, Our Colony Beyond the ...
Tags: Music, David, Brooklyn, New York Observer, Jenny Lewis, Nme, Jessica Pratt, Atomic Books Comics Preview, NPR Music, Robert Lopez, Gabino Iglesias, Melissa Febos, Tayari Jones, Mira Jacob, Sewanee Review, Joyero


Shorties (Laurie Halse Anderson on Her New Memoir-in-Verse, An Interview with Jenny Lewis, and more)

Laurie Halse Anderson discussed her new memoir-in-verse Shout with Weekend Edition. The Los Angeles Times profiled singer-songwriter Jenny Lewis. Stream a new song by Lewis. March's best eBook deals. eBooks on sale for $1.99 today: Stream a new Hey Cowboy! song. The Guardian interviewed Nikesh Shukla about the anthology he edited, The Good Immigrant. R.I.P., guitarist Dick Dale. Granta and Literary Hub shared excerpts from Summer Brennan's new book, High Heel. The Cur...
Tags: Music, Los Angeles, David, Dave Eggers, New York Public Library, Los Angeles Times, Jenny Lewis, Sxsw, Marlon James, Lewis, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Literary Hub, Nikesh Shukla, Los Angeles Review of Books, Brennan, Elizabeth McCracken


HM Naqvi's Playlist for His Novel "The Selected Works of Abdullah the Cossack"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. HM Naqvi's novel The Selected Works of Abdullah the Cossack is inventive, fun, and wholly evocative of its setting, Karachi. Kirkus wrote of the book: "A love story, a caper, a fa...
Tags: Music, India, David, Pakistan, Khan, Frankie Valli, Delhi, Leonard Cohen, Hindu, Kirkus, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Cohen, KARACHI, Abdullah, Dave Brubeck, KLF


What Is The 'Pact Of Silence' Mentioned In The Madeleine McCann Documentary?

It’s been more than 10 years since 3-year-old Madeleine McCann went missing from her family’s villa in the holiday resort of Praia da Luz, Portugal. Though the ongoing case has been the subject of intense media scrutiny for a long period of time now, the arrival of new Netflix documentary The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann has revived public curiosity around what happened to Kate and Gerry McCann’s daughter all those years ago.The eight-part series takes us on a lengthy journey, rehashing fa...
Tags: Fashion, Music, David, Netflix, Madeleine McCann, Kate, Felicia, Madeleine, McCann, Gerry, Ocean Club, Praia da Luz Portugal, Gerry McCann, David Payne, Hannah Brown, Margarida


Shorties (Ursula K. Le Guin's The Left Hand of Darkness at 50, A Profie of Helado Negro's Roberto Carlos Lange, and more)

The Paris Review reconsidered Ursula K. Le Guin's novel The Left Hand of Darkness on the 50th anniversary of its publication. Billboard profiled Helado Negro's Roberto Carlos Lange. March's best eBook deals. NPR Music shared a history of Woody Guthrie's song, "This Land Is Your Land." Stream a new Baroness song. The Boston Globe interviewed cartoonist Bill Griffith. Stream a new song by the Head and the Heart. The Rumpus interviewed author Josh Denslow. NYCTaper shared...
Tags: Music, Woody Guthrie, David, New York Times, Alicia Keys, Ursula K Le Guin, Baroness, Ryley Walker, Boston Globe, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Paris Review, NPR Music, Laura van den Berg, Roberto Carlos Lange, Helado Negro, Bill Griffith


Joseph Scapellato's Playlist for His Novel "The Made-Up Man"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Joseph Scapellato's novel The Made-Up Man is one of the most fun books I have read all year, a smart and absurdist take on noir. NPR Books wrote of the book: "Joseph Scapellato's ...
Tags: Music, Chicago, David, Prague, Kendrick Lamar, Chicagoland, Miles Davis, Marilyn Manson, Lech, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Breeders, Central Pennsylvania, Los Angeles Review of Books, St Mary, Stanley, Manson


Shorties (Ngugi Wa Thiong'o on His New Story Collection, Ryann Donnelly on Her Book About Music Videos and Culture, and more)

Ngugi Wa Thiong'o discussed his story collection, Minutes of Glory, with Morning Edition. Ryann Donnelly discussed her book, Justify My Love: Sex, Subversion and Music Video, with Noisey. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: A Good Scent from a Strange Mountain by Robert Olen Butler eBook on sale for $2.99 today: Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson Aquarium Drunkard interviewed guitarist Julian Lage. Debutiful interviewed author T Kira Madden. Stream a ...
Tags: Music, David, New York Times, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Daniel, NPR Music, William Boyle, Robert Olen Butler, Laurie Halse Anderson, Lydia Ainsworth, Chicago Review of Books, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong, Stella Donnelly, Kira Madden, Anne Marie Kinney, James Kelman


Richard Chiem 's Playlist for His Novel "King of Joy"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Richard Chiem's novel King of Joy is absurd, profound, and utterly engaging. Nylon wrote of the book: "A disturbingly beautiful portrayal of trauma and grief, loss and redemption,...
Tags: Music, David, San Diego, Stanley Kubrick, Grimes, Smith, Bombay, Ciara, Frank Ocean, Chromatics, Robyn, Elliott Smith, Kirkus, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Tim, Perry


Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - March 13, 2019

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. Minutes of Glory by Ngugi wa Thiong'o Take Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s word for it: Ngugi wa Thiong'o is “one of the greatest writers of our time.” This collection of stories covers the intimate lives of those caught in the grip of colonial Kenya, as h...
Tags: Music, New York City, David, Chelsea, Poland, Kenya, Montreal, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Librairie Drawn Quarterly Books of the Week, Librairie Drawn Quarterly, Winnicott, Michelle Tea, Ngũgĩ, Thiong, Take Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Ariela Freedman


Jordan A. Rothacker's Playlist for His Story Collection "Gristle"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Jordan A. Rothacker's collection Gristle is filled with stories varied in style but similar in their empathetic characters and Thoracker's strong storytelling voice. In his own wo...
Tags: Music, California, Georgia, Spain, Pink Floyd, David, Paris, David Bowie, Ohio, Miles Davis, Jordan, Bjork, Woody Allen, Joni Mitchell, Giants, Nina Simone


K Chess's Playlist for Her Novel "Famous Men Who Never Lived"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. K Chess's debut novel, Famous Men Who Never Lived, is a mesmerizing work of speculative fiction. Booklist wrote of the book: "Chess’ debut novel offers an intriguing and fresh spi...
Tags: Music, New York, New York City, Earth, Wes, David, Brooklyn, Kendrick Lamar, Manhattan, Illinois, Kid Cudi, Coney Island, Samuel, Elliott Smith, Kirkus, Atomic Books Comics Preview


Shorties (The 2019 Man Booker International Prize Longlist, New Music from Joan As Police Woman, and more)

The 2019 Man Booker International Prize longlist has been announced. Stream a new song by Joan As Police Woman. March's best eBook deals. Entries are now open for the 2019 Tiny Desk Contest. Author William Boyle discussed his favorite "screwball noir" films at . Cherry Glazerr visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance. Variety and Rolling Stone recommended the best books to read about wrongful conviction. The Guardian recommended books about buildi...
Tags: Music, David, Rolling Stone, Joan, Toro Y Moi, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Eliot, Granta, Daisy Johnson, William Boyle, Maurice Carlos Ruffin, SXSW The New York Times, Terrence Hayes, Alan Trotter


William Boyle's Playlist for His Novel "A Friend Is a Gift You Give Yourself"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. William Boyle's novel A Friend Is a Gift You Give Yourself is a madcap literary thriller both funny and dark. NPR Books wrote of the book: "Part Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas and p...
Tags: Music, New York, Time, Bbc, Jimi Hendrix, David, New York Times, Stevie Nicks, Mary J Blige, Mariah Carey, Irma Thomas, Arnold, Trump, Martin Scorsese, Bobby, Kirkus


Shorties (Lawrence Ferlinghetti's San Francisco, Cherry Glazerr's Tiny Desk Concert, and more)

The New York Times visited Lawrence Ferlinghetti's San Francisco. Cherry Glazerr visited The Current studio for an interview and live performance. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson The Moviegoer by Walker Percy The Patriots by Sana Krasikov Vol. 1 Brooklyn interviewed author Josh Denslow. Stream a new song by Karen O & Danger Mouse. Social Text shared an excerpt from one of my favorite book of the year, Trisha Low's m...
Tags: Music, Wilco, San Francisco, David, Brooklyn, New York Times, Noisey, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Oneida, Younghusband, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Lindy West, Yannis Philippakis, Jeff Jackson, Harvard Crimson, G Willow Wilson


Joe Wilkins' Playlist for His Novel "Fall Back Down When I Die"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Joe Wilkins' brilliant debut novel, Fall Back Down When I Die, is moving, haunting, and unforgettable. Booklist wrote of the book: "In his first novel, short story writer, poet, a...
Tags: Music, Montana, America, David, Ford, John, Rowdy, Joni Mitchell, Garth Brooks, Jason Isbell, Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Mary, Brooks, Gillian


Shorties (Haruki Murakami Interviewed, Wilco's Summerteeth Album Reconsidered, and more)

The Times Literary Supplement interviewed author Haruki Murakami. Stereogum reconsidered Wilco's Summerteeth album on its 20th anniversary. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: The Life To Come by Michelle de Kretser eBook on sale for $2.99 today: Moby Dick by Herman Melvile Helado Negro played guest DJ at . Between the Covers interviewed author Marlon James. Amanda Palmer visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance. Electric Literature ...
Tags: Music, Wilco, David, Haruki Murakami, Mitchell, Townes Van Zandt, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Paris Review, Elizabeth McCracken, Times Literary Supplement, Sissy, Mark Mallman, Michelle de Kretser, Stella Donnelly, Jacob Tobia, Haruki Murakami Stereogum


Shorties (Spring's Best Books, New Music by Mary Lattimore & Mac McCaughan, and more)

Book Riot recommended spring's best books. Stream a new song by Mary Lattimore and Mac McCaughan. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $2.99 today: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Stream an in-studio set by Ellis at Paste. Literary Hub shared an excerpt from Gerald Murnane’s A Season on Earth. NPR Music is streaming Chai's new album, Punk. The Seattle Review of Books interviewed author Mesha Maren. Stream a new song by Blushh. Guernica features new fiction by Ly...
Tags: Music, David, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Jane Eyre, Ellis, Chai, Black Mountain, Randy Randall, Mary Lattimore, Victor LaValle, Kenny Scharf, Seattle Review of Books, Mac McCaughan, Scott Hirsch, Kira Madden, Arundhati Roy Stream


Shorties (The Moral Clarity of Slaughterhouse-Five at 50, New Music from Charly Bliss, and more)

Kevin Powers examined the moral clarity of Kurt Vonnegut's novel Slaughterhouse-Five on its 50th anniversary at the New York Times. Stream a new song. March's best eBook deals. eBook on sale for $1.99 today: California: A History by Kevin Starr Deliverance by James Dickey eBook on sale for $2.99 today: Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte William Basinski discussed The Disintegration Loops with Pitchfork. Vol. 1 Brooklyn interviewed poet Big Bruiser Dope Boy. Paste visited t...
Tags: Music, California, David, Brooklyn, New York Times, Entertainment Weekly, Kurt Vonnegut, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Montgomery Alabama, Laura Stevenson, Helen Oyeyemi, Leah Dieterich, Newsarama, James Dickey, Oyeyemi, Peter Bagge


Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - March 6, 2019

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. Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi Helen Oyeyemi has an Angela Carter-esque knack for retelling fairy tales (her 2014 hit Boy, Snow, Bird was a fresh take on Snow White) and her most recent novel, (very) loosely based on Hansel & Gretel, seems partly inspir...
Tags: Music, UK, New York City, David, Prague, United States, North Dakota, Guillermo Del Toro, Silicon Valley, North America, Montreal, Naomi Klein, Harriet, Angela Carter, Gretel, Kirkus


Premiere: David & Goliath – “Kut One” (Prod. By Kut One)

 David & Goliath is a duo that can’t be ignored, Heavyweight east-cost underground Hip Hop artists King Magnetic and GQ Nothin Pretty premier their new debut single titled “Kut One.” Produced by Kut One. EP Pre-Order (Smart URL): http://smarturl.it/ 6r98fn
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Salvatore Scibona's Playlist for His Novel "The Volunteer"

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 Jesmyn Ward, Lauren Groff, Bret Easton Ellis, Celeste Ng, T.C. Boyle, Dana Spiotta, Amy Bloom, Aimee Bender, Heidi Julavits, Hari Kunzru, and many others. Salvatore Scibona's brilliant novel The Volunteer is both moving and epic. Booklist wrote of the book: "Scibona’s lyrical yet muscular prose anchors this majestic work as he probe...
Tags: Music, Paul Simon, David, Iowa, Cambodia, Jesus, Vietnam, Marilynne Robinson, Saigon, Simon, Claude Debussy, Kirkus, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Joseph, Schumann, Chicago Symphony Orchestra



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