New bimonthly lit mag Electric Literature is looking pretty cool. If you’re old school, it’s available in print but the e-version is half the cost. Natch, an iPhone app is on the way. Plus, they pay $1,000 per accepted submission. That’s new media that can actually pay its contributors. Progress! Washington Post is on board.

  • Tiny Vipers has a new album coming out on Sub Pop, July 7th. Here is the song “Dreamer” This totally falls under the sad/beautiful category.
  • SoHo bookstore McNally-Jackson bought an Espresso Book Maker, which pumps out made-to-order books. Dane Neller, the CEO of Espresso, considers made-to-order books a complement to Google Books and the Kindle, rather than a solution to or in competition with.
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