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There are few things hotter than talented musicians who like to read. If you don’t believe me, check out a few of these articles about bookish musicians and the books they were reading when the article was written, or the books that inspired them. In addition to sharing the links, I’m sharing my favorite artist from each post and their featured book.
- PASTE magazine’s “20 Musicians Share What Books They're Currently Reading” by Hilary Saunders - featuring Alex Nauth of Foxy Shazam - Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain
- Paper magazine’s “What Some Of Our Favorite Musicians Are Reading On Tour” by Alex Scordelis - featuring John Darnielle of The Mountain Goats - The Sarban Omnibus by Sarban; The Time of the Doves by MerceÌ Rodoreda; Maidenhair by Mikhail Shishkin
- NME’s “30 Books You Need To Read – Recommended By Your Favourite Bands” by Emily Barker - featuring Molly Rankin of Alvvays – This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein
- Vulture’s “20 Musicians on Their Favorite Rock-and-Roll Memoirs” by Annie Zaleski - featuring Andra Day - Secrets of a Sparrow by Diana Ross
And here are a few more articles about books loved by musicians and other celebrities: