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Lou Reed

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 29

Lou Reed, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Led Zeppelin, Molly Hatchet, Queen, Traffic, The B 52’s, Jefferson Starship, Bette Midler, Elton John, Billy Joel, Leonard Cohen. They are the ’70s Throwback’ performers selected among the 252 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Lou Reed […]

Singing Lou Reed

To Celebrate Lou Reed, who passed away six years ago, we have selected fourteen solo artists or bands who have covered the songs Lou did either himself or with the Velvet. They are Vanessa Paradis, The Jolly Boys, Beck, Suede, Siouxsie Sioux, Mia Dyson, Cowboy Junkies, Tom Wilson, Patti Smith, Bob Seger and The Silver […]

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 27

Prince, Paul McCartney, Basia, Depeche Mode, Bob Dylan, Yes, Ringo Starr, Lou Reed, Duran Duran, Jethro Tull, R.E.M., Sting. They are the ’80s Throwback’ artists selected among the 310 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Prince – 1999 Lifted from : Warner Bros. publish […]

This week In Male Balladeers 13

Gregory Isaacs, Robbie Williams, Ben Harper, Don McLean, Leonard Cohen, Milton Nascimento, Lou Reed, Caetano Veloso, Thom Yorke, Jamie Cullum, David Sylvian, Bon Iver. They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 310 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Gregory Isaacs – Night Nurse […]

Singing Lennon

To Celebrate John Lennon, would have turned 79 today, we have selected twelve solo artists or bands who have covered his compositions. They are Kat Edmonson, Bryan Ferry, David Gilmour, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Arcade Fire, Juanes, A Ha, Marianne Faithfull, Ringo Starr, Queen, Paul Weller, Al Green, Lou Reed Here, they are reunited in one […]

Lou Reed sings at ‘Farm Aid’ (1985)

September 22, 1985 – Lou Reed participates next to Willie Nelson, Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Billy Joel and many others in the first “Farm Aid” at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Illinois

Lou Reed sings for a cause (2011)

September 15, 2011 – Lou Reed with guitarist Aram Bajakian, gives a benefit concert for the Clinton Foundation, Music In Motion: Hal Willner’s Freedom Rides at Highline Ballroom in New-York City

Bruce, Chuck, Aretha et al open RRHOF (1995)

September 2, 1995 – Bruce Springsteen, Chuck Berry, John Mellencamp, Martha Reeves, Bon Jovi, Eric Burdon, Melissa Etheridge, Al Green, Pretenders, Soul Asylum, Iggy Pop, Lou Reed, Sheryl Crow, Larry Graham, George Clinton, The P. Funk All Stars, The Kinks, Jerry Lee Lewis, Bob Dylan, The Allman Brothers Band, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Aretha Franklin and […]