Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021



Here are our top ten recommendations if you are looking for the best books to read in Alternative Rock. We have made sure our list is diverse to cater to the interests of different types of readers.

1. Happier Than Ever [2 LP]


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

'Billie Eilish releases her highly anticipated sophomore album, Happier Than Ever, via Darkroom/Interscope Records. Continuing the tradition from her multi-GRAMMY Award winning, record-breaking debut, WHEN WE ALL FALL ALSEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?, this 16-track studio album features no outside writers or producers and was written by Billie and her brother FINNEAS who produced it in LA. Includes hits singles, "Therefore I Am," and "my future." 100% Recycled Black 2 LP.'

  • Author: Billie Eilish
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Indie & Alternative, Alternative Rock, American Alternative
  • Dimensions: 12.32 x 12.28 x 0.28 inches

                 

2. AM


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

'Arctic Monkeys release their fifth album, entitled AM . AM was produced by James Ford and co-produced by Ross Orton at Sage & Sound Recording, LA and Rancho De La Luna, Joshua Tree. The album was engineered by Ian Shea and mixed by Tchad Blake. Josh Homme, Pete Thomas and Bill Ryder-Jones all make guest appearances on AM as do the words of John Cooper Clarke, on the track "I Wanna Be Yours.".'

  • Author: Arctic Monkeys
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Indie & Alternative, Indie & Lo-Fi, Indie Rock
  • Dimensions: 12.4 x 12.09 x 0.35 inches

                 

3. Stand For Myself


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

"Stand for Myself is the anthemic new album from Yola. Produced by Dan Auerbach, the record marks an idiosyncratic sonic shift - a sophisticated and diverse sonic mix of symphonic soul and classic pop, tracing an expansive musical thread to Yola's most eclectic musical inspirations. Yola's inimitable vocals share nuanced stories of allyship, black feminine strength through vulnerability, collective awakening and loving connection from the sexual to the social. CD Softpak with booklet."

  • Author: Yola
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Indie & Alternative, Alternative Rock, American Alternative
  • Dimensions: 5.04 x 5.04 x 0.31 inches

                 

4. dont smile at me


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

"dont smile at me, Billie Eilish's debut EP originally released on August 11, 2017 via Darkroom/Interscope Records and has since peaked at #14 on the billboard top 200 chart. Of the eight tracks originally included, four are now Certified Platinum and three are Certified Gold. The EP laid the groundwork for Eilish's 2019 debut album, WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?, which debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200 - making Billie the first artist born in the 2000s to achieve #1."

  • Author: Billie Eilish
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Indie & Alternative, Alternative Rock
  • Dimensions: 5.59 x 4.96 x 0.47 inches

                 

5. WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO?


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

"WHEN WE ALL FALL ASLEEP, WHERE DO WE GO? will be released March 29, 2019 on Darkroom/Interscope Records. It is the debut album from Billie Eilish and includes `when the party's over', `you should see me in a crown' and just released `bury a friend'. The album follows 2017's dont smile at me EP which recently peaked at #14 on Billboard Top 200 chart."

  • Author: Billie Eilish
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Indie & Alternative, Alternative Rock
  • Dimensions: 4.92 x 5.51 x 0.55 inches

                 



6. Greatest Hits


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

"2009 collection from Dave Grohl and the Foos including two brand new tracks, 'Wheels' and 'Word Forward', both recorded with producer Butch Vig (who also produced Grohl's former band, Nirvana!). This excellent collection features some of the finest melodic Rock released in the last 15 years including 'The Pretender', 'All My Life', 'Learn To Fly', 'Best of You', 'Times Like These', 'My Hero', 'Everlong', and many more."

  • Author: Foo Fighters
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Indie & Alternative, Alternative Rock, American Alternative
  • Dimensions: 5 x 4.4 x 0.5 inches

                 

7. Long Lost


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

'Lord Huron presents their fourth studio album, Long Lost. The band has often tried to uncover the past of their studio, Whispering Pines, without much success. Instead, they decided to imagine what has gone on in the studio, who has passed through, and that is how Long Lost was created. Featuring the singles "Not Dead Yet," "Mine Forever," "I Lied" and "Love Me Like You Used To." Hardcover CD Book.'

  • Author: Lord Huron
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Indie & Alternative, Alternative Rock, American Alternative
  • Dimensions: 5.55 x 4.96 x 0.39 inches

                 

8. Nevermind


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

'Limited 180gm vinyl pressing of this classic 1991 album from Kurt Cobain and the boys. Nevermind became a surprise success in late 1991, largely due to the popularity of its first single, "Smells Like Teen Spirit". By January 1992, it had replaced Michael Jackson's album Dangerous at #1 on the Billboard 200 chart. The album also produced three other successful singles: "Come as You Are", "Lithium", and "In Bloom". The Recording Industry Association of America has certified the album Diamond (over 10 million copies shipped), and the album has sold over 30 million copies worldwide. Nevermind was responsible for bringing Alternative Rock to a large mainstream audience, and has been ranked highly on lists of the greatest albums of all time by publications such as Rolling Stone and Time.'

  • Author: Nirvana
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Pop, Adult Alternative
  • Dimensions: 12.4 x 12.83 x 0.16 inches

                 

9. Foo Fighters


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

'The album that became Foo Fighters was originally just a bunch of songs that Dave Grohl had stored up over the years and finally recorded on his own. Dave had already lived the rock start life, and his only goal with the new tunes was to amuse himself and his friends. But as the tape changed hands and was copied over and over again, it quickly became clear that people were connecting to the music and that this was a project worth pursuing.'

  • Author: Foo Fighters
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Pop, Adult Alternative
  • Dimensions: 12.4 x 12.34 x 0.57 inches

                 

10. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea


Top 10 Best Books to Read in Alternative Rock - August 2021

"Named Best Album of the 1990s by Magnet Magazine, Aeroplane gives US Jeff Mangum's powerful solo acoustic work, full horn-section marches, history, religion, & sex - everything you hoped for and more! Now available on high quality 180 gm vinyl! Includes coupon for MP3 download of the entire album."

  • Author: Neutral Milk Hotel
  • Genre: CDs & Vinyl, Rock, Progressive, Progressive Rock
  • Dimensions: 12.4 x 12.4 x 0.16 inches