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Pitchfork’s 60 Favorite Music Books

There’s something especially daunting about preparing a feature on music books. There’s so much ground to cover in terms of time (a century-plus of popular experimental music), space (there’s writing on music from all over the world), sound (any genre is conceivably fair game), and format (biography, record guide, critical study, anthology, memoir). So the idea of saying that any 25 or 50 or 100 music books are the “best” seems ridiculous.

Read More: http://pitchfork.com/features/staff-lists/7967-words-and-music-our-60-favorite-music-books/1/

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