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  1. Listen to Lou Reed perform at The Mann 30 years ago todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    The poet laureate of rock and roll debauchery, Lou Reed , had a spectacular run of solo records across the 70s and into the 80s. Some critics argue that that streak ended 30 years ago this May, when Reed released Mistrial - an album recorded with a new group of players and laced with 80s production gloss and drum machine rhythms.


  2. Here's What's Wrong with Classical Music on Streaming ServicesRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2016 | Kirkville

    ... music with traditional instruments (lots of Icelandic composers, movie soundtracks, and even a track from Lou Reed's Metal Machine Music, which no one in the world wants to listen to voluntarily. I know; I listened to the entire album once.) This is ...


  3. Lou Reed Celebration in New York City Next Week to Feature David Johansen, Lenny Kaye & Other StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    David Johansen and Patti Smith guitarist Lenny Kaye are among the many musicians and celebrities confirmed to take part in a series of free events paying homage to the late Lou Reed that will be held Saturday, July 30, at Lincoln Center in New York City. As previously reported, The Bells: A Daylong Celebration of Lou Reed , which is being curated and co-produced by Reed's widow, avant-garde artist Laurie Anderson , and Lou's frequent collaborator Hal Willner , will take place in various locations in and around Lincoln Center.


  4. Macaulay Culkin's pizza-themed parody band is releasing an albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... pizza puns, spoofing songs like "All Tomorrow's Parties" ("All Pizza Parties"), "Femme Fatale" ("Pizza Gal"), and Lou Reed's "Walk on the Wild Side" ("Take a Bite of the Wild Slice"). "Of course I find it funny! We rhyme mushrooms with mushrooms, ...


  5. Recalling The Many Collaborations Of Bassist Rob WassermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | JamBase

    Throughout his career bassist Rob Wasserman shared the live stage and recording studio with an impressive array of equally talented musicians. Perhaps best known for his work with Grateful Dead guitarist Bob Weir in RatDog and the pair's duo project, Wasserman - who passed away yesterday at age 64 - also worked with the likes of David Grisman, Lou Reed, Van Morrison, Santana, Aaron Neville, Metallica, Elvis Costello and many others.


  6. 'Vinyl' Sucked Because Its Fictional Artists SuckedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Spin

    ... as head of the fictional American Century Records that you prayed they'd blow the label's entire budget on Lou Reed's Metal Machine Music . It wasn't a good show. But that didn't have to be a death sentence for Vinyl . TV shows don't need to be good ...


  7. Neon Demon Director Nicolas Winding Refn Is a "Warrior" and a "Rock...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Gawker

    ... to put it nicely. It was. It's interesting you touch upon it. The best way for me to explain it is you know when Lou Reed did Metal Machine Music ? Before that he made Transformer , probably one of the five greatest rock albums of all time. What do ...


  8. Joe Dallesandro Thought Warhol Made SoupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | WNYC-AM New York

    Joe Dallesandro became famous as a shaggy-haired blond Adonis in the iconoclastic and transgressive Andy Warhol-produced films Flesh , Trash , and Heat, in which he helped to rewrite the rules for onscreen sexuality. He's name-checked in "Walk on the Wild Side," Lou Reed's most famous song, and that's Joe's pair of jeans on the cover of the 1971 Rolling Stones record Sticky Fingers .


  9. Ezra Furman's guide to the perplexedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... when he starts singing a song. Then he is just a gender-bending rocker, a stunning amalgam of a kinder, gentler Lou Reed, a de-machofied Bruce Springsteen and an even mopier Jonathan Richman who carries the rock, folk and soul tradition to places ...


  10. Satch Krantz: Very Good and Very Lucky for 40 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Free Times

    ... on the Wild Side," playing it on a boom box I brought to the meeting at the Zoo and watching for reaction to the Lou Reed punk classic. At the conclusion, Satch said something like, "So, you want to use a song about a transvestite hitchhiker for an ...


  11. Film of the week: Heart of a DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Sight and Sound

    ... of a Dog does Anderson speak about the one death that you might most expect her to talk about, that of her husband Lou Reed, which occurred slightly less than two years before her film premiered at the Telluride festival, and in the middle of its ...


  12. A Long Beach Musician Turns Brian Eno's Ambient Music Into a Jazzy Jam SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | LA Weekly

    Recordings of experimental material originally conceived as studio creations have become a kind of subgenre within contemporary music. Examples like Zeitkratzer's live versions of Lou Reed's Metal Machine Music or Alarm Will Sound's acoustic rendering of Aphex Twin's sonic landscapes have highlighted unexpected aspects of the original recordings, while also reframing the original recording artists as modern composers whose works could be played in progressive concert halls like Los Angeles' own REDCAT.


  13. 'Naked Lunch' author William S. Burroughs is shown in this file photo.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | CTV

    ... parts of "Naked Lunch" to create an album with producers including Hal Willner, known for his work with rock legend Lou Reed and for arranging music on television show "Saturday Night Live." The project was abandoned but Willner last year reopened ...


  14. John Cale on how he believes he ruined his relationship with Wales by running away to AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | IcNetwork

    ... to New York a few years later he went on to form the seminal rock band The Velvet Underground with singer Lou Reed. "It's funny but it was only after about of year of living there that someone explained why everyone used to smile and nod at me a lot ...


  15. News / 18 minutes agoLou Reed's final project to launch in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    ... currently be pre-ordered on iTunes . Details on other versions of the collection will be revealed in due course. Lou Reed (April 1972) Transformer (November 1972) Berlin (July 1973) Rock 'n' Roll Animal (February 1974) Sally Can't Dance (August ...


  16. Legacy Recordings Set to Release Lou Reed - the Rca & Arista Album Collection on Friday, October 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2013 | KTMF

    Definitive 17-Disc Deluxe Box Set Anthology Compiles 16 Essential Album Titles from 1972 to 1986, Newly Remastered Under Lou Reed's Personal Supervision The definitive box set library of music recorded by the iconic American rock musician from 1972 to 1986, one of the richest and most protean periods of the artist's career, brings together--for the first time in one comprehensive anthology-the 16 groundbreaking studio and live album titles written, recorded by Reed as a solo artist following the 1970 dissolution of the Velvet Underground, the profoundly influential avant-rock ensemble he'd founded in 1965. "Our first date was a trip to the AES convention.


  17. Lou Reed Collection Spanning RCA & Arista Years Set for October ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... and artwork, interviews, and in-depth liner notes. Also on tap for fans: The Bells: A Day Long Celebration of Lou Reed , a full day of free events co-curated by Laurie Anderson, has been scheduled for Saturday, July 30 as part of the Lincoln Center ...


  18. Quick Hits: Justin Timberlake, Houston Open Air, The Temper Trap,...Read the original story

    May 17, 2016 | FMQB

    ... Colour, Shakey Graves, Langhorne Slim, Wild Belle, Better Than Ezra , and The Struts . Legacy Recordings will offer Lou Reed - The RCA & Arista Album Collection, on October 7. The box set library of music was recorded by the iconic musician from ...


  19. Remastered Lou Reed album collection announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | NME

    Remastered versions of 16 of Lou Reed 's albums are set to be released. Entitled 'Lou Reed - The RCA & Arista Album Collection', the forthcoming box set will be released on October 7 in the US.


  20. Lou Reed's Final Labour Of Love To Be ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    ... ds he hadn't heard in years." A tribute event curated by Willner and Anderson, The Bells: A Day Long Celebration of Lou Reed , will take place in New York City on 30 July as part of Lincoln Center's Out of Doors Festival.