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Lou Reed

  1. women and power
    Marsha Vlasic Told Lou Reed, ‘I Just Can’t Do This Anymore’The veteran music executive on being one of the first-ever female agents, speaking out against Neil Portnow, and the power of saying no.
  2. literary life
    How I Became Good at Literary Parties“The best way to befriend famous people is to have no idea who they are. ”
  3. Nudity and Lou Reed’s Rules For Living at the Hamptons’ Wackiest BenefitRobert Downey Jr. played auctioneer.
  4. For Better or Worse, Lou Reed Was Always Lou ReedFor better or worse, Lou Reed was always Lou Reed: a self-sabotaging, widely disliked man who gave voice to the unwanted and despised.
  5. books
    The Unintentional Last Words of 13 Famous Writers Including James Baldwin, Lou Reed, Nora Ephron, and David Foster Wallace.
  6. covermania
    Julian Casablancas Covers the Velvet UndergroundFor Vinyl.
  7. impersonations
    Hear David Bowie Impersonate Bruce SpringsteenIn a studio recording from 1985.
  8. tributes
    Laurie Anderson Wrote Another Really Lovely Essay About Lou ReedFrom Rolling Stone.
  9. vulture lists
    10 Great Lesser-Known Lou Reed SongsNo “Perfect Day” or “Walk on the Wild Side” on this list.
  10. lou reed
    Watch Lou Reed Sing ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’Lou Reed “Cookes” up some soul.
  11. lou reed
    Watch Lou Reed and Metallica’s Darren Aronofsky–Directed Video, ‘The View‘We were hoping for a Barbara Walters cameo, but, alas, no.
  12. music
    Darren Aronofsky to Get In on the Loutallica ActionHe’ll direct a music video.
  13. beefs
    Lou Reed Doesn’t Like Metallica Concerts, He Tells Metallica“Who cares?” “Well, we care.”
  14. the anticipation index
    Coldplay vs. Lou Reed and Metallica: How Did Their Early Online Debuts Affect the Anticipation Index?One leaked, one was legally streamed, and the buzz may surprise you.
  15. clickables
    Stream the Entire Lou Reed–Metallica Album, LuluWill it create another planetary system?
  16. bffs
    Lou Reed and Metallica Have Recorded an Album TogetherWell, this is certainly unexpected.
  17. video tape
    Lou Reed Apologizes to Susan Boyle by Directing Her Music VideoSee the video!
  18. beef
    Susan Boyle’s New Single Is Lou Reed’s ‘Perfect Day’Boyle wins again.
  19. heroes
    Lou Reed Scotches Boyle PerformanceHe wouldn’t let her sing “Perfect Day” on ‘America’s Got Talent’ because he “isn’t a Boyle fan.”
  20. music
    Lou Reed’s Eyes Are Too Old to See His iPhone, So He Invented an AppLou Zoom iPhone magnifier is available $1.99.
  21. last night's gig
    Night at the Rock Museum: Second Concert of the Rock ’n’ Roll Hall of FameRock’s museum waxworks come to life for a series of sometimes incongruous, sometimes inspired duets.
  22. the elderly
    Which Old People Will Be Nominated for Grammys Tomorrow?Do any young artists stand a chance this year? Sadly, no.
  23. right-click
    TV on the Radio Triumph Over Terrible PunPlus: New jams from AC/DC and the Pipettes.
  24. chat room
    Lou Reed Wants to Talk About His New Radio Show, Does Not Want to Talk About Money’I’m here telling you the truth about music and you want to know if I have stock in the fucking radio?’
  25. right-click
    Ben Gibbard Still Not Over That Girl Who Dumped Him Three Albums AgoPlus: Vampire Weekend!
  26. right-click
    Lil Wayne: Master of the Subtle MetaphorPlus: Jesse Malin!
  27. news reel
    Lou Reed Knows the ‘Sound and Fury’ Speech From ‘Macbeth’ by Heart“Tomorrow, and tomorrow, and tomorrow, / Creeps in this petty pace from day to day, / To the last syllable of recorded time; / And all our yesterdays have lighted fools / The way to dusty death,” said Lou Reed.
  28. right-click
    Lou Reed: King of Pop?Plus: the nerdiest track ever!
  29. apropos of nothing
    A Niemöllerian/ Brechtian Analysis of an Alarming Concert Trend
  30. news reel
    Lou Reed Remembers Muhammad Ali
  31. last night's gig
    Bright Eyes, Streaked in Red
  32. last night's gig
    Lou Reed Opens HighLine With John Zorn, Sarcasm