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  1. Lou Reed inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | ABC News

    Late American rock pioneer Lou Reed, best known for hits including Walk on the Wild Side and Perfect Day, has been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Reed was among some of the biggest stars in music to be honoured at an induction ceremony in Cleveland on Saturday night.

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  2. Ringo Starr, Green Day Rock Their Way into Rock & Roll Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... Ringo -- but now he's been immortalized as a frontman. Starr was inducted along with Green Day, underground-icon Lou Reed, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, soul singer-songwriter Bill Withers, guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, The Paul ...

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  3. A Bit Of Bittersweet, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 Awards HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Monsters and Critics

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Awards was taped last night, and a few bittersweet moments, notably the homage to Lou Reed by Patti Smith and John Mayer remembering Stevie Ray Vaughan, the Texas bluesman I was lucky to see about ten times live living in Houston from 1974 to 1983. Later in life I got to know and become friends with his agent Bobby Brooks, who also died August 27, 1990 along with Stevie, Eric Clapton's agent; Nigel Browne, his bodyguard; Colin Smythe, one of his tour managers; and the helicopter pilot, Jeffrey Brown.

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  4. Laurie Anderson, Patti Smith, Karen O and more pay tribute to Lou Reed at Rock And Roll Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | NME

    Lou Reed was inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame last night , with a range of tributes being paid to the late Velvet Underground frontman. Punk poet and Reed's friend Patti Smith, who inducted The Velvet Underground into the Hall Of Fame in 1996, gave a speech inducting Reed.

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  5. Green Day Plows Into Rock Hall Along With Jett, Ringo, ReedRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | TheCourier.com

    ... had the crowd at Cleveland's Public Hall dancing in the aisles. Green Day was inducted along with underground-icon Lou Reed, Ringo Starr, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, soul singer-songwriter Bill Withers, guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double ...

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  6. Read Laurie Anderson's Moving Rock Hall Speech for Lou ReedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | RollingStone

    Erudite and articulate as he unquestionably was, Lou Reed could also be a man of few words, depending on his mood. In 1996, when Reed was first inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of the Velvet Underground , he kept his acceptance speech as short and modest as "Sister Ray" was long and brash.

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  7. Read Patti Smith's Poignant Lou Reed Rock Hall InductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | RollingStone

    Friends, colleagues, poets, sometime label mates and full-time figureheads of one of New York City's most vibrant and violent eras, Patti Smith and Lou Reed occupied a similar stratum of rock history. But Smith - who first met Reed during the Velvet Underground's legendary 1970 stand at Max's Kansas City - always made it clear that she looked up to him. 1 comment

  8. Joan Jett emotional on induction into Rock HallRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | Marietta Times

    ... along Jett and The Blackhearts, pop punks Green Day, soul singer-songwriter Bill Withers, underground-rock icon Lou Reed, bluesy guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and The "5'' Royales. For the third ...

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  9. Ringo Starr, Green Day, Bill Withers enter Rock HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Barriere Star Journal

    ... 1988, is being inducted along with pop punks Green Day, soul singer-songwriter Bill Withers, underground-rock icon Lou Reed, bluesy guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and ...

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  10. Ringo Starr among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | CJAD

    ... 1988, will be honoured along with pop punks Green Day, soul singer-songwriter Bill Withers, underground-rock icon Lou Reed, bluesy guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and ...

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  11. Ringo Starr to be inducted into Rock Hall for solo work, also Green Day, Lou ReedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    People look at the Class of 2015 exhibit at the The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum Friday in Cleveland. Ringo Starr, who was previously enshrined with the Beatles in 1988, will be honoured along with pop punks Green Day, soul singer-songwriter Bill Withers, underground icon Lou Reed, guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Joan Jett and The Blackhearts, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band and The "5" Royales.

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  12. Lou Reed going into Rock Hall of Fame a second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Newsday

    Lou Reed will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the second time next weekend. Photo Credit: Timothy Greenfield Sanders When Lou Reed was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame the first time, as part of the Velvet Underground in 1996, his acceptance speech was short and sweet.

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  13. Beck & Karen O to celebrate Lou Reed at Rock and Roll Hall Of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Beck and Karen O will perform a musical tribute to Lou Reed at the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame ceremony - although presumably Metal Machine Music is of the list, according to Gigwise. As previously reported this year the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame will induct Lou Reed, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bill Withers, Green Day and the Paul Butterfeld Blues Band.

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  14. Miley Cyrus to induct Joan Jett into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, Beck & Karen O to honour Lou ReedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | NME

    The 30th annual induction ceremony will be held on April 18, taking place at Cleveland, Ohio's Public Hall, with Lou Reed, Green Day, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bill Withers and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band previously confirmed as the 2015 inductees. Now, it has been announced that Beck , Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O and fun.'

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  15. Tom Morello, Beck & More to Perform at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction C...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Rock102online.com

    A bevy of big names has been added to the performers list for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello will team with country star Zac Brown to perform for the Paul Butterfield Blues Band , while Beck , Karen O and Nate Ruess will perform in honor of late Velvet Underground frontman Lou Reed , being inducted now for his solo career.

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  16. Watch Dave Chappelle and Stevie Wonder's Horn Section Riff on A Tribe Called Quest at TootsiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    ... video of Dave Chappelle riffing on A Tribe Called Quest's "Can I Kick It?" (which of course features a sample of Lou Reed's "Walk on the Wild Side," among other songs) last night at Lower Broad honky-tonk Tootsies. This went down after Chappelle's ...

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  17. Top-10 foolish career moves in rock musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... of one commercial single - "Send One Your Love" - the album reached number four on the Billboard charts. 9. Lou Reed releases Metal Machine Music While Stevie Wonder's Journey Through "The Secret Life of Plants" might've been a tough listen, Lou ...

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  18. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Bracket Challenge Round 2: Vote Who Moves...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... Vote below and check back next week for the Final Four. Let's see who's left after the first round this year: Lou Reed got the bracket's only bye during the first round, as a reward for his influence on alternative rock and personal musicianship ...

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  19. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Bracket Challenge Round 2: Vote Who Moves On...Nine Inch Nails, Green Day, N.W.A. and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    ... Vote below and check back next week for the Final Four. Let's see who's left after the first round this year: Lou Reed got the bracket's only bye during the first round, as a reward for his influence on alternative rock and personal musicianship ...

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  20. elvis2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... IN 1958: Elvis Presley was inducted into the Army in Memphis, Tennessee. He was discharged in 1960. 1973: Singer Lou Reed was bitten on his rear end by a concertgoer who leaped on stage in Buffalo, New York, and shouted "Leather!" Reed commented ...

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