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Greatest Music Books (Per Pitchfork and Every Record Tells a Story Blog)

ERTS is VERY 60's/70's/Beatles-heavy in their list while Pitchfork is a bit more eclectic. A good list for music lovers!
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Diary of a Rock'n'roll Star (Ian Hunter)
Diary of a Rock'n'roll Star (Ian Hunter)
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A Journey Through America With the Rolling Stones (Robert Greenfield)
A Journey Through America With the Rolling Stones (Robert Greenfield)
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Billion Dollar Baby (Bob Greene)
Billion Dollar Baby (Bob Greene)
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Life by Keith Richards
Life by Keith Richards
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The Longest Cocktail Party (Richard Dilello)
The Longest Cocktail Party (Richard Dilello)
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Dear Boy: The Life of Keith Moon (Tony Fletcher)
Dear Boy: The Life of Keith Moon (Tony Fletcher)
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The Dirt (Motley Crue)
The Dirt (Motley Crue)
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Fargo Rock City
Fargo Rock City
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The True Adventures of the Rolling Stones (Stanley Booth)
The True Adventures of the Rolling Stones (Stanley Booth)
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Hit Men: Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business (Frederic Dannen)
Hit Men: Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business (Frederic Dannen)
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Chronicles: Volume One
Chronicles: Volume One
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Lennon Remembers: The Rolling Stone Interviews (Jann Wenner)
Lennon Remembers: The Rolling Stone Interviews (Jann Wenner)
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The Last Party: Britpop, Blair, and the Demise of English Rock (John Harris)
The Last Party: Britpop, Blair, and the Demise of English Rock (John Harris)
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Revolution in the Head
Revolution in the Head
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Hellfire: The Jerry Lee Lewis Story (Nick Tosches)
Hellfire: The Jerry Lee Lewis Story (Nick Tosches)
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Hammer of the Gods
Hammer of the Gods
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I Am Ozzy
I Am Ozzy
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Strange Fascination: David Bowie (David Buckley)
Strange Fascination: David Bowie (David Buckley)
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Bit of a Blur
Bit of a Blur
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Great Pop Things: The Real History of Rock N Roll From Elvis to Oasis (Colin B. Morton)
Great Pop Things: The Real History of Rock N Roll From Elvis to Oasis (Colin B. Morton)
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Inside Out: A Personal History of Pink Floyd (Nick Mason)
Inside Out: A Personal History of Pink Floyd (Nick Mason)
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Black Vinyl White Powder (Simon Napier-Bell)
Black Vinyl White Powder (Simon Napier-Bell)
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Rod Stewart and the Changing Faces (John Pidgeon)
Rod Stewart and the Changing Faces (John Pidgeon)
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The Beatles (Hunter Davis)
The Beatles (Hunter Davis)
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Bob Dylan (Anthony Scaduto)
Bob Dylan (Anthony Scaduto)
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Shout (Philip Norman)
Shout (Philip Norman)
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England's Dreaming (Jon Savage)
England's Dreaming (Jon Savage)
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You Never Give Me Your Money: The Battle for the Soul of the Beatles (Peter Doggett)
You Never Give Me Your Money: The Battle for the Soul of the Beatles (Peter Doggett)
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Moon the Loon: The Amazing Rock and Roll Life of Keith Moon (Dougal Butler)
Moon the Loon: The Amazing Rock and Roll Life of Keith Moon (Dougal Butler)
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Apathy for the Devil (Nick Kent)
Apathy for the Devil (Nick Kent)
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Can't Buy Me Love: The Beatles, Britain and America (Jonathan Gould)
Can't Buy Me Love: The Beatles, Britain and America (Jonathan Gould)
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Heroes and Villains: The True Story of the Beach Boys (Steven Gaines)
Heroes and Villains: The True Story of the Beach Boys (Steven Gaines)
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Rock Dreams (Guy Peellaert and Nick Cohn)
Rock Dreams (Guy Peellaert and Nick Cohn)
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The Dark Stuff: Selected Writings on Rock Music 1972-1993 (Nick Kent)
The Dark Stuff: Selected Writings on Rock Music 1972-1993 (Nick Kent)
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Wilko Johnson - Looking Back at Me
Wilko Johnson - Looking Back at Me
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Tearing Down the Wall of Sound: The Rise and Fall of Phil Spector (Mick Brown)
Tearing Down the Wall of Sound: The Rise and Fall of Phil Spector (Mick Brown)
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Deep Blues (Robert Palmer)
Deep Blues (Robert Palmer)
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Stoned (Andrew Loog Oldham)
Stoned (Andrew Loog Oldham)
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Nowhere to Run: The Story of Soul Music
Nowhere to Run: The Story of Soul Music
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Shots From the Hip (Charles Shaar Murray)
Shots From the Hip (Charles Shaar Murray)
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