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  1. Lou Reed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2015 | Like Maria Said Paz

    Lou Reed was an ass, a racist and a sexist . A number of e-mails are noting that.

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  2. Loaded: Re-Loaded 45th Anniversary EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | RollingStone

    The Velvets' last album is generally seen as their least. It suffers dubious production and lacks drummer Moe Tucker, due to her pregnancy; Lou Reed left the band before its release and, as he'd later complain, his songs were hacked down and his intended sequencing re-shuffled.

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  3. BassMint ProsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... a beat from Gary Wright's "Love Is Alive," a guitar lick from Huey Lewis' "Heart and Soul," the watery hook from Lou Reed's "Walk on the Wild Side." The next 72 minutes are crammed with hypnotic beats, sly rhymes, comedy skits and copious samples. ...

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  4. Review: 2015 Hall of Fame Nominees Cheap Trick at Hard Rock LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... Petersson's singing lead on a Velvet Underground medley of "I'm Waiting For The Man" and "Heroin," the better, as Lou Reed may still be rolling in his grave from it). Singer Robin Zander, clad in a white hat and suit that was later replaced with a ...

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  5. Laurie Anderson on the American way of dying: "I'll just...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Salon

    ... as her children gathered around her death bed. And of course, overshadowing it all is the death of her husband, Lou Reed, whose name is not uttered in the film, although it concludes with the strains of his love song "Turning Time Around" and a ...

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  6. How Lou Reed Walked on the Wild Side...and Stayed ThereRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | Houston Press

    There is no such thing as a fan of "Lou Reed music." That's simply because there is nothing near any uniformity within his discography.

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  7. The Brand New Lou Reed BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Funny, just the other day I became aware of this new Lou Reed biography . And today it's there in a courier package outside the door.

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  8. Destroyer's new album has pensive moments, but the backdrop is city lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... arrangements, the piano styling of Mike Garson from Aladdin Sane, the "plastic soul" of Fame. Another would be Lou Reed, who, in his way, was the patron saint of New York and whose Walk on the Wild Side is echoed at the beginning of the second ...

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  9. Lou Reed a 'Monster' Who Beat Women, Says Bio of Late RockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | News Max

    Lou Reed, late frontman of The Velvet Underground, was a "monster" who physically abused women, used racist and anti-Semitic slurs, and was an all-around horrible person, a new biography alleges. "I loved his music, but you have to go where the story goes," Howard Sounes, who recently interviewed 140 of Reed's school friends, bandmates, girlfriends, and family members, told The Daily Beast .

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  10. Retro Football: The Who, Lou Reed And Friends Play To 75,000 Fans At...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Who Ate All The Pies

    On May 18th, 1974, Lou Reed played a gig at Charlton Athletic's The Valley ground in front of 75,000 people . These were the flyers and posters advertising the show.

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  11. Lou Reed described as a 'monster,' misogynist in new biographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Lou Reed is being described as a "monster" in a new biography about the music legend. Author Howard Sounes penned the upcoming unauthorized biography about Reed after interviewing more than 140 of the late Velvet Underground frontman's schoolmates, bandmates, ex-wives, girlfriends and family members.

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  12. NewsLou Reed's ex-wife accuses late musician of domestic abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | NME

    A new biography of late Velvet Underground frontman Lou Reed delves into the musician's alleged history of domestic abuse. The book, titled Notes from the Velvet Underground: The Life of Lou Reed , focus on Reed's "creative process, his mental health problems, his bisexuality, his three marriages, and his addictions to drugs and alcohol".

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  13. So what if Lou Reed was a monster?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | The Spectator

    Picture released on April 4, 1983 of US singer Lou Reed, giving a press conference at the Claridge Hotel, in Stockholm. Another week, another famous dead person having his grave danced on with gay abandon.

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  14. Lou Reed a monster of a man, according to new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Rock legend Lou Reed was a monster of a man who abused women, frequently hurled racial slurs and once described Bob Dylan as a "pretentious k---," according to a new book. The damning portrait emerged after author Howard Sounes interviewed more than 140 of Reed's friends, bandmates, girlfriends and relatives following his 2013 death.

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  15. New bio claims Lou Reed was a 'racist' and a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | The Raw Story

    According to an unauthorized biography of rock icon Lou Reed, the singer was an even more unpleasant man than his stage persona suggested and prone to racist comments and abusing women. In an interview with the Daily Beast , biographer Howard Sounes claims he interviewed over 140 of Reed's school friends, fellow band members, girlfriends and family members, and what they revealed to him was a person he said could best be described as a "monster."

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  16. Richard E. Aaron/RedfernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | The Daily Beast

    ... offensive, one old friend told Sounes that he jealously described Bob Dylan as a "pretentious kike." U.S. rockstar, Lou Reed, during his performance at the Old Opera in Frankfurt am main , Germany, Sunday. April 24, 2004. (Bernd Kammerer/AP) Nasty, ...

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  17. St. Ann's Warehouse unveils its permanent home in BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... been at a raw space at 29 Jay St. Whatever the address, eclectic programming was the name of the game. Musicians Lou Reed and Jeff Buckley, playwright Enda Walsh, National Theatre of Scotland and and the English Kneehigh Theatre have all done ...

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  18. NYFF review: Heartbreak and joy in "Heart of a Dog"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | CBS News

    ... welcome presence in her neighborhood but also quite talented as a keyboardist), Anderson, who was married to singer Lou Reed, recalls her childhood, her tangled relationship with her mother, and of friends who have passed. The film's ...

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  19. Trailblazer Holly Woodlawn Desperately Needs Your Help To Live Out Her Days With DignityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Queerty

    ... turns in independent films such as Trash , as well as inspiring a memorable verse in "Walk on the Wild Side," Lou Reed's anthemic ode to the cast of characters who populated Andy Warhol's Factory, into an assisted living facility. As you might ...

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  20. From Stones to Springsteen, there's only ever been one Nils LofgrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Ripon Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Long-time member of Bruce Springsteen's legendary E Street Band, prominent player on several of Neil Young's best-selling albums and close enough friend of Lou Reed to share a beer in his New York apartment - Nils Lofgren has been one of the greatest rock musicians on the planet for nearly four decades.

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