Tuesday, November 24, 2009

The ten best music books of the decade

The staff at Paste magazine came up with a list of the ten best music books of the decade (2000-2009).

One title on the list:
9. Amanda Petrusich—It Still Moves (2008)

Part travelogue, part exploration of the past and future of Americana. Paste contributor Petrusich follows up her 33 1/3 book on Nick Drake by tracing a line from the Carter family and Elvis Presley to the “new, weird, hyphenated America” curated in the cartoon capital of Brooklyn. Josh Jackson
Read about the other books on the list.

Writers Read: Amanda Petrusich.

--Marshal Zeringue