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William Gibson's "Sprawl trilogy" (neuromancer, count zero, mona lisa overdrive) are books that I just recently got into a couple of years ago and they're great if you're into the whole cyberpunk thing. I like Sci-fi so the Dune novels are definitely on my list. I'm also into recent history, so I have a great book called "The Berlin Wall: A World Divided" that I have read twice already because the Berlin Wall and former Eastern Bloc fascinate me, but it's history so it's pretty dry at times. I'm also into punk rock and hardcore, so "Please Kill Me" and "American Hardcore: A Tribal History" are also books that I've read.

Unsurprisingly, "Black Metal: Evolution of the Cult" by Dayal Patterson was a fascinating and informative read for me when I got it as a gift last Christmas.

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The best music book I have is The Devil's Cradle (the history of Finnish black metal). Highly recommended. I also like Blood, Fire, Death and Choosing Death. Really looking forward to the Bathory book Chris Black (High Spirits/Nachtmystium/Professor Black) is working on.

The Decibel USBM book is fucking garbage. Avoid that one like the plague.

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The best music books I have would be a toss up between Paul Dianno's bio and David Lee Roth's bio. Until I read those books I had no idea that between the two of them they invented everything in the world. Not only that we all exist because of them. They both stop short of explaining how they became our gods, but honestly neither of them have to because well because they are just both so awesome!

 

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