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The Velvet Underground release their first album and it is called ‘The…

‘The Velvet Underground & Nico’ is their debut album recorded during Andy Warhol’s “Exploding Plastic Inevitable” multimedia event tour and released on March 12, 1967 by Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.Sunday Morning (Lou Reed, John Cale) – 02:54 . 2.I’M Waiting For The Man (Lou Reed) – 04:39 . 3.Femme Fatale (Lou Reed) – […]

Happy Birthday John Cale

March 9, 1942 – John Cale, Welsh singer, musician, composer etc. and ex Lou Reed’s colleague in the Velvet Underground is 77. Happy Birthday, Sir

Parlophone publish Gorillaz third album : ‘Plastic Beach’ produced…

Gorillaz’s ‘Plastic Beach’ is their third studio album produced by Damon Albarn and released on March 3, 2010 by Parlophone / Virgin Records. Track Listing : 1.Orchestral Intro (Gorillaz) – 01:09 . 2.Welcome To The World Of The Plastic Beach (Gorillaz, Snoop Dogg) – 03:35 . 3.White Flag (Gorillaz, Bashy Kano) – 03:42 . 4.Rhinestone […]

Lou Reed releases ‘The Blue Mask,’ his eleventh album (1982)

Lou Reed’s ‘The Blue Mask’ is his eleventh studio album recorded in New York City and released on February 23, 1982 by RCA. Track Listing : 1.My House (Lou Reed) – 05:25 . 2.Women (Lou Reed) – 04:57 . 3.Underneath The Bottle (Lou Reed) – 02:33 . 4.The Gun (Lou Reed) – 03:41 . 5.The […]

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 03

Huey Lewis & The News, Jennifer Rush, Siouxsie And The Banshees, The Stranglers, Lou Reed, Japan, The Smiths, Robin Trower, Black Sabbath, George Thorogood, Dr. John, Manhattan Transfer. They are the 12 ’80s Throwback’ selected among the 173 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . […]

RCA publish Lou Reed’s sixth solo album : ‘Coney Island Baby’…

Lou Reed’s ‘Coney Island Baby’ is his sixth solo album recorded in New-York and released on January 19, 1976 by RCA Track Listing : 1.Crazy Feeling (Lou Reed) – 02:56 . 2.Charley’S Girl (Lou Reed) – 02:36 . 3.She’S My Best Friend (Lou Reed) – 06:00 . 4.Kicks (Lou Reed) – 06:06 . 5.A Gift […]

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 01

Donald Fagen, Madonna, Rod Stewart, Pat Benatar, Van Halen, The Police, Queen, Shirley Bassey, Nina Hagen, Iron Maiden, Lou Reed, David Bowie. They are the 12 ’80s Throwback’ Videos selected among the 180 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Donald Fagen – New Frontier […]

Covers By Patti Smith

Patti Smith, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has covered quite a few songs while performing on the whole world stages. Some songs have landed on her albums, some not. We have selected twelve of them. They are : Don`t Smoke In Bed (Nina Simone), Hey Joe (Jimi Hendrix), O Holy Night, […]

Happy Birthday Dr John. ‘Doctor Who? Doctor John!’

This day (November 21, 1940), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Malcolm John ‘Mac’ Rebennack, Jr. , a.k.a. Dr. John, an American singer-songwriter, pianist and guitarist, whose music combines blues, pop, jazz as well as Zydeco, boogie woogie and rock and roll.

RCA publish Lou Reed’s second album : ‘Transformer’ featuring…

Lou Reed’s ‘Transformer’ is his second studio album released on November 8, 1972 by RCA. Track Listing : 1.Vicious (Lou Reed) – 02:55 . 2.Andy’S Chest (Lou Reed) – 03:17 . 3.Perfect Day (Lou Reed) – 03:43 . 4.Hangin’ ‘Round (Lou Reed) – 03:39 . 5.Walk On The Wild Side (Lou Reed) – 04:12 . […]

Singing Lou Reed

To Celebrate Lou Reed, who passed away five 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, Dave Stewart, The Jolly Boys, Beck, Suede, Siouxsie Sioux, Mia Dyson, Cowboy Junkies, Tom Wilson, Patti Smith, Bob Seger and […]