This year's best books about music include thought-provoking reads on how music works, in-depth histories of the underground, and soul-searching autobiographies from legendary (and not-so-legendary) performers.
The Jesus and Mary Chain: Live at Barrowlands
Jackson C. Frank: The Complete Recordings
Peaches and Dreams: On Tour and Out and About With Peaches
Clive James Proves That Great Literature Is Not Dead
Night Beds: Ivywild
Tom Cruise Teaches the Genre What Action Is All About With 'Mission Impossible - Rogue Nation'
The Media Circus Begins in ‘Best of Enemies’
Omar Souleyman: Bahdeni Nami
"Is Dark Souls 2 as perfect as I once thought it was? Not quite.