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Lou Reed

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 […]

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 Williams, Elmo, Paul Mccartney, Jenny Lewis, Anne Sofie Von Otter, George Jones, Sheryl […]

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 300 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Supertramp – It’s Raining […]

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 271 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 […]