Check 1, 2: Books of 2015

Dec 19, 2015

Host Daniel Shaw runs down his list of the best books of 2015 by musicians and/or about music with some accompanying tracks.

The books he recommends are:

1) "Sam Phillips, The Man Who Invented Rock and Roll" by Peter Guralnick

2) "Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl: A Memoir" by Carrie Brownstein 3) "M Train" by Patti Smith 4) "Reckless: My Life As a Pretender" by Chrissie Hynde 5) "Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music" by John Fogerty 6) "I'll Never Write My Memoirs" by Grace Jones and Paul Morley 7) "Dream in Blue" by Chris Morris 8) "I Never Met a Story I Didn't Like: Mostly True Tall Tales" by Todd Snider 9) "Deal: My Three Decades of Drumming, Dreams and Drugs with the Grateful Dead" by Bill Kreutzmann and Benjy Eisen 10) "Le Freak: An Upside Down Story of Family, Disco and Destiny" by Nile Rodgers 11) "Petty: The Biography" by Warren Zanes Buy any of these books through the Amazon Smile program and a portion of your purchase will be donated to your favorite local public radio station, APR!  How to shop with Amazon Smile