Sonic Cool: The Life & Death of Rock'n'roll
In the tradition of Nick Tosches, Tom Wolfe and Lester Bangs comes an epic and riveting history of rock and roll that reads like a novel. Sonic Cool presents the saga of rock and roll as the closest thing we have to genuine "myth" in the modern world, and it is the first book about rock to be written in the spirit of rock. Immense, fierce, opinionated and hilarious, Joe Ha...more
Without this tome I would never have discovered bands like The Hellacopters and Flaming Sideburns.
For that I am grateful.