Tagged: Lou Reed


Public Lou Reed Memorial Planned for Thursday in NYC

According to a message on his Facebook, a public memorial for Lou Reed will be held this Thursday, November 14, at Lincoln Center in New York City. Scheduled to begin at 1pm and run three … read more »

POSTED November 12, 2013 10:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,
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R.I.P. Lou Reed

According to Rolling Stone, Lou Reed, founding member of the Velvet Underground, Andy Warhol collaborator and prolific solo artist, passed away today at the age of 71. The cause of his death has yet to … read more »

POSTED October 27, 2013 2:22PM IN MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (6) TAGS: , ,

Philip Glass and Lou Reed Occupy Wall Street

Last night, Philip Glass and Lou Reed made a planned appearance at an Occupy Wall Street action at Lincoln Center following the final performance of Glass’ 1980 opera Satyagraha (truth-force in Sanskrit), a work about … read more »

POSTED December 2, 2011 6:43PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (7) TAGS: , , ,

Pete Yorn is the New Serge Gainsbourg and Lou Reed Combined

If you are so high that you can’t think. read more »

POSTED August 19, 2009 1:35PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , ,

We Came In Peace

Reminiscent of those old Hammer Studios horror flicks from the 1950s and 1960s, add to that the creepy Jim Diamond of Detroit garage gods The Dirt Bombs-production, and Peace, though ironically named, could easily be its soundtrack. read more »

POSTED May 22, 2009 11:38AM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , ,

Elvis Costello To Release Acoustic Album In June… Still On Starbucks

Elvis Costello is returning to the acoustic country-roots sound of 1986′s King of America, on his newest upcoming album Secret, Profane & Sugarcane, which will be released in early June. read more »

POSTED March 24, 2009 3:16PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , ,

New Music Thursday – Queens Club

Sometimes, when the clouds part, the seas grow calm and beasts large and small live together in harmony, a band that covets their influences and shapes said influences into something all their own comes along. That band in this case is Kansas City, Missouri’s, Queens Club. read more »

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Video: Julian Schnabel and Lou Reed in Berlin

Released on DVD this week, Julian Schnabel’s Berlin is to concert films as Lou Reed is to aging frontmen. Filmed over five nights in December of 2006, Berlin documents the first time Reed’s maligned album … read more »

POSTED October 2, 2008 3:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,
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Levi’s®/FADER Fort Video: Lou Reed & Friends

We’ve already gushed about Lou Reed’s epic tribute at the Levi’s®/FADER Fort where lots of dudes we love (What up Dr. Dog! Hey My Morning Jacket!) covered some epic jams. The finale, which we wrote … read more »

POSTED March 14, 2008 4:00PM IN Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch, MUSIC VIDEO TAGS: , ,

Levi’s®/FADER Fort: Lou Reed & Friends

Blah blah blah blah and then Lou Reed played “Walk on the Wild Side” at the Levi’s®/FADER Fort last night. Say what you will about Indie Spring Break in Austin and this week being an … read more »

POSTED March 14, 2008 10:07AM IN LEVI'S/FADER FORT, Levis Fader Fort Main Category, Levis-Watch TAGS: ,