Ever wondered how music snobs at dinner parties could recite every of the classics from surf-pop band Beach Boys to jazz maestro Miles Davis? They're promiscuous readers on the subject matter. To one-up the conversation with your own musical knowledge, heed this "listener's life list" - courtesy of Analog Vault.
Written by award-winning music journalist Tom Moon, 1000 Records to Listen to Before You Die is an exhaustive guidebook covering ground on all musical styles - from Bruce Springsteen to Joni Mitchell to The Beatles - that you can use to your advantage, or just peruse at your own pleasure for sourcing new material you've yet to discover.
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