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Lou Reed

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 45/52

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, Lou Reed They are the '70s Throwback' artists selected among the 294 Posts…

Singing Lou Reed

To Celebrate Lou Reed, who passed away seven 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…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 43/52

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 380 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited…

This week In Male Balladeers 43/52

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 380 Posts we publish…

Singing Lennon

To Celebrate John Lennon, would have turned 80 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,…

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<img…

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…

Singing With Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello, whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has duetted with a myriad of singers or musicians of all genres. We have selected twelve and a half of them : Willie Nelson, Diana Krall, Debbie Harry, Fiona Apple, Lucinda…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 15

Supertramp, Sade, Santana, Spandau Ballet, Paul Young, The Police, The Pretenders, Stray Cats, Lou Reed, Echo & The Bunnymen, Status Quo, Guns N' Roses. They are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 370 Posts we publish this…

Lou Reed attends a French festival (2011)

July 17, 2011 - Lou Reed will be on stage in the afternoon at Festival Des Vieilles Charrues in Carhaix, France<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Lou-Reed-Reed-Loud-and-Clear.jpg' alt='Lou Reed - Reed Loud and…

Lou Reed is back in New-York (1986)

July 16, 1986 - Lou Reed will be on stage with Woody Smallwood (kb), Fernando Saunders (b) and J.T. Lewis (d) at The Ritz in New York City <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Lou-Reed-Reed-Loud-and-Clear.jpg'…

Lou Reed performs for Amnesty (1986)

June 15, 1986 - Lou Reed participates in a benefit concert on behalf of Amnesty International at the Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Lou-Reed-Reed-Loud-and-Clear.jpg'…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 12

Tom Waits, Paul Young, Joan Baez & The Neville Brothers, Bob Marley, Bryan Adams, The Police & Bono, Santana, The Smiths, Dave Edmunds, The Waterboys, The Cure, Lou Reed. They are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 336…

We remember Jimmy Scott. ‘Little Big Jimmy’

This day (June 12, 2014), in LAs Vegas, died Jimmy Scott a.k.a Little Jimmy Scott, an American jazz vocalist famous for his high contralto voice,Digest Tracklist : The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face . All Of Me (2000) . w/ Lou Reed -…

Happy Birthday Pete Townshend

May 19, 1945 - Pete Townshend, English singer, songwriter and guitarist, founder and member of The Who is 75. Happy Birthday SirThe Who 's 'A Quick One' is their second studio album (also titled 'Happy Jack') produced by Kit Lambert and…

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 32

Paul McCartney, Pearl Jam, k.d. lang, The Neville Brothers, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, Bob Seger, The Black Crowes, Lou Reed, Tina Turner, Basia, PJ Harvey. They are the '90s Throwback' artists selected among the 261 Posts we publish this…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 06

Lou Reed, The Rolling Stones, Golden Earring, The Doobie Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Grateful Dead, Ronnie Lane, The Rolling Stones, JD Souther, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Kiss, Queen. They are the '70s Throwback'…