Lou Reed: A Life in Performances
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Lou Reed Through the Years

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Photo: Adam Ritchie

The Velvet Underground performing in Piero Heliczer’s Venus in Furs, 1965.

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Photo: Charlie Gillett Collection

Reed with John Cale, mid-1960s.

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Photo: Mick Gold

Playing with Nico, 1972.

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Photo: Gus Stewart

With David Bowie during the Ziggy Stardust tour, 1972.

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Photo: Gijsbert Hanekroot

Onstage in Amsterdam, 1973.

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Photo: Gai Terrell

Performing in 1974.

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Photo: Michael Putland

At the Hammersmith Odeon in London, 1975.

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Photo: Waring Abbott

Performing in New York City, 1977.

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Photo: Michael Ochs Archives

Onstage in 1978.

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Photo: Paul Natkin

Playing in Chicago, 1980.

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Photo: Waring Abbott

Shooting the video for “Women,” 1982.

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Photo: Ebet Roberts

Performing at New York's St. James Theater, 1989.

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Photo: BERTRAND GUAY

At the Casino of Paris, 1992.

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Photo: Paul Bergen

In the Netherlands, 1996.

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Photo: Paul Bergen

A live performance of Berlin in the Netherlands, 2007.

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Photo: Jim Dyson

Performing songs based on his album Metal Machine Music in London, 2010.

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