Summer Music Reading : All Songs Considered Best rock music books ever: host Bob Boilen talks with NPR reviewers Tom Moon, Meredith Ochs and Will Hermes about their picks for the best music books to take to the beach this Summer.

Summer Music Reading

Summer Music Reading

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Best rock music books ever: All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen talks with NPR reviewers Tom Moon, Meredith Ochs and Will Hermes about their picks for the best music books to take to the beach this Summer. A complete list of recommended reading is listed below.

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Summer Music Reading

The Rock Snob's Dictionary

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  • from The Rock Snob's Dictionary
  • by David Kamp & Steven Daly
Catch a Fire: The Life of Bob Marley

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  • from Catch a Fire: The Life of Bob Marley
  • by Timothy White
Tropical Truth: A Story of Music & Revolution in Brazil

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  • from Tropical Truth: A Story of Music & Revolution in Brazil
  • by Caetano Veloso
How Bluegrass Music Destroyed My Life

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  • from How Bluegrass Music Destroyed My Life
  • by John Fahey
Chronicles Vol. 1

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  • from Chronicles Vol. 1
  • by Bob Dylan
Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk

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  • from Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk
  • by Legs McNeil & Gillian McCain
Stranded: Rock & Roll for a Desert Island

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  • from Stranded: Rock & Roll for a Desert Island
  • by Greil Marcus