His list of the "four greatest rock books ever" (as of April 8, 2008):
Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung by Lester BangsVisit the website of Jim DeRogatis to read his Chicago Sun-Times blog and recent articles, and to learn more about his books and other projects.
Hellfire: The Jerry Lee Lewis Story by Nick Tosches
The True Adventures of the Rolling Stones by Stanley Booth
The Night (Alone: a novel) by Richard Meltzer