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  1. David Bowie, Sexuality and Gender: A Rebel Who Changed the Face of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Billboard

    ... By then, Bowie's glam had transformed Elton John from stern balladeer to Technicolor rocker; gave ex-Velvets leader Lou Reed his first smash (the Bowie-produced account of Warhol's stupendously queer Factory, "Walk on the Wild Side"); shook U.K. pop ...

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  2. David Bowie's Jewish connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Al Bawaba

    ... left for a new band and changed his name to Bowie - and the rest is history. 3. He was close to Jewish rockers Lou Reed and Marc Bolan (in different ways) Bowie connected with Lou Reed, of the Velvet Underground, and pop artist Andy Warhol on a trip ...

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  3. Protester calling for Rhodes statue to be removed wasn't given...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... production at the Park Theatre in London. Distinguished bassist Herbie Flowers, praised for his work on the Lou Reed song Walk on the Wild Side - produced by David Bowie - says: 'For me, Bowie was the greatest British artist since Shakespeare.' ...

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  4. David Bowie, Patti Smith and 9 more artists who inspired 'City on Fire'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Mashable

    ... heir, bopping down the street to 'I'm So Free.' And then the vocals throughout... It doesn't get more New York than Lou Reed." "Of course, it also doesn't get more New York than Billy Joel. I still don't know how this compilation ended up on my ...

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  5. David Bowie's Most Memorable Rock CollaborationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... Memorable Rock Collaborations examines some of the most significant names found along the way. Bowie long credited Lou Reed as a huge inspiration and the music of the Velvet Underground as having a massive impact on opening up the possibilities of ...

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  6. Bassist on classic David Bowie tracks: 'He was greatest British artist since Shakespeare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Ham and High

    ... Herbie Flowers is one of the most accomplished bassists of his generation, having played with Bowie, T-Rex and Lou Reed amongst many others, but said Bowie was the best of them all. Herbie, who is 79, worked with Bowie for around ten years, ...

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  7. Untimely farewell to a true originalRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2016 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... such as Prince and Lady Gaga. With "a melodic sense that's just well above anyone else in rock & roll," the singer Lou Reed once wrote, "David Bowie's contribution to rock & roll has been wit and sophistication." His output between 1969 and 1983 ...

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  8. Dan Auerbach: 'Lou Reed Meeting Has Put Me Off Chatting To Heroes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    The Lonely Boy rocker plucked up the courage to say hello to the Walk on the Wild Side singer in the hope they could chat about the death of his cousin, Voidoids guitarist Robert Quine - but Lou just brushed him aside. "I heard a lot of Lou stories from my cousin... then The Black Keys were playing a fundraiser with Lou right after Robert died in 2004," he told Rolling Stone magazine.

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  9. Kabbalah, Israel and David Bowie's Jewish tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Jerusalem Post

    ... left for a new band and changed his name to Bowie - and the rest is history. 3. He was close to Jewish rockers Lou Reed and Marc Bolan (in different ways) Bowie connected with Lou Reed, of the Velvet Underground, and pop artist Andy Warhol on a trip ...

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  10. Streaming the Starman: How to Watch and Listen to David Bowie OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | PC Magazine

    ... of his catalog on the service. Some standouts are his collaborations. Bowie was an influence on and a friend to Lou Reed, and he co-produced his "Transformer" album. After Reed passed, Bowie praised Reed's work with Metallica as his masterpiece and, ...

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  11. MoreRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2016 | Scoop

    ... door to all kinds of charlatans and lesser beings like Alice Cooper and Gary Glitter and Gary Numan. In the 1970s, Lou Reed was his main foil - Low vs Berlin, anyone ? - and yet even then, it had been Bowie and Mick Ronson who had co-produced the ...

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  12. Safe Voyage Star ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | CFRB

    ... even a part of our world, so how could he leave it? I know some people think he was kind of a niche artist like Lou Reed, or maybe a one time 80s popster like Robert Palmer. But that's if you don't take in the totality of his life and career. The ...

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  13. Key dates in the life and times of David BowieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Scotsman.com

    ... have one child, Duncan Zowie Haywood Jones. Released The Man Who Sold The World the same year 1972 - Co-produces Lou Reed's breakthrough solo album Transformer. Finds time to release The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars 1973 ...

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  14. Jeff Clark: Lou Reed introduced me to David BowieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    I spent most of 1996 working for Lou on the "Set the Twilight Reeling" tour. You don't have to believe this because it happened; it's truth.

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  15. David Bowie - who transcended humble origin to become influential...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | Vancouver Sun

    ... such as Prince and Lady Gaga. With "a melodic sense that's just well above anyone else in rock & roll," the singer Lou Reed once wrote, "David Bowie's contribution to rock & roll has been wit and sophistication." His output between 1969 and 1983 ...

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  16. Legendary British singer, David Bowie dies at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2016 | The Echo

    ... London on January 8, 1947 Bowie signed his first record deal for Man of Words in 1969. That same year, Bowie helped Lou Reed break through by providing backing vocals for Transformer , before releasing his first number one album, Aladdin Sane , in ...

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  17. 16 (Or More ...) No. 16 Hot 100 Hits for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | Billboard

    ... Ernie (Jim Henson), 1970 "Immigrant Song," Led Zeppelin, 1971 "Run to Me," Bee Gees, 1972 "Walk on the Wild Side," Lou Reed, 1973 "It's Only Rock 'n Roll (But I Like It)," the Rolling Stones, 1973 "You're My Best Friend," Queen, 1976 "Every Kinda ...

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  18. 'Tis the Affect DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Hilobrow

    ... to that. Everybody's got cancer in this country - nobody's singing about it." My wife of 25 years and I loved Lou Reed 's Magic and Loss album, long before and even after she got the cancer that killed her too young as well. That was a song-cycle ...

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  19. 'Abrasive, Sometimes Unpleasant, But Never Boring': A Reappraisal Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    the band's critically derided collaboration with Lou Reed , " Lulu ." "'Lulu' wasn't accepted as much as we accepted it," he stated. "I'm really proud that we did it. It was fun, it was an adventure." "Fun" and "adventure" aren't the terms I'd use to ...

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  20. The Danish GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... seem as though sexual identity is governed by little more than costume and appearance. It recalls the easiness of Lou Reed's "Walk on the Wild Side," in which the future drag queen Holly Woodlawn "plucked his eyebrows on the way, shaved his legs, ...

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