Lou Reed

Joan Jett (Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Joan Jett, Bill Withers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day Lead 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

Lou Reed, Bill Withers and the Marvelettes are also on the ballot.

10/09/2014

Former VU frontman Lou Reed circa 1976 (Keystone/Getty Images)

The Velvet Underground Announce 45th Anniversary Six CD Package, Including Previously Unreleased Album

Fans of the legendary band fronted by Lou Reed will finds lots to love in this extensive re-release.

10/02/2014

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Radio.com Minimation: Lou Reed’s ‘Dime Story Mystery’

This installment is taken from a 1989 interview with Lou Reed, discussing his then-new album New York and the song “Dime Store Mystery.”

08/29/2014

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Dick Wagner, Former Alice Cooper Guitarist, Dead at 71

Dick Wagner, celebrated guitarist known for his work with Alice Cooper, KISS and Lou Reed, has died. He was 71.

07/31/2014

Lou Reed (Jaime Reina/AFP/Getty)

Lou Reed Remembered by Velvet Underground Bandmate Maureen Tucker

While both Patti Smith and Bono eloquently eulogized Reed back in November, Velvet Underground drummer Maureen Tucker shared her memories of the frontman and songwriter with The Guardian.

12/16/2013

(Courtesy of the band)

Hear Macaulay Culkin’s Pizza-Themed Velvet Underground Tribute Band

For all those people wondering what Macaulay Culkin has been up to lately, it seems he’s been working on his music. Specifically, pizza-themed renditions of Velvet Undergound and Lou Reed songs.

12/09/2013

Lou Reed (Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Lou Reed Public Memorial Set for Thursday in New York

According to Reed’s Facebook page, the memorial will be held tomorrow (Thursday) from 1:00-4:00 p.m. EST at The Paul Milstein Pool & Terrace at Lincoln Center.

11/13/2013

(Scott T. Sterling/Radio.com)

Morrissey to Release His Cover of Lou Reed’s ‘Satellite of Love’

“He has been there all of my life. He will always be pressed to my heart. Thank God for those, like Lou, who move within their own laws, otherwise imagine how dull the world would be.”

11/11/2013

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Watch Lou Reed’s Final Interview

As the music world continues to mourn Lou Reed‘s death, Rolling Stone just released a video of his final interview.

11/08/2013

Lou Reed and Bono (Brad Barket/Getty Images)

Bono Remembers Lou Reed in a Touching Eulogy

The music world lost a legend last month when Lou Reed died on October 27 from liver disease.

11/06/2013

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