How photographer Mick Rock shot the cover of
EW.comHow photographer Mick Rock shot the cover of Lou Reed's TransformerEW.comAlong the way, he has been responsible for creating the cover images for a clutch of classic albums, including Lou Reed's 1972 collection, Transformer. Rock met Reed through Bowie, who co-produced Transformer. The blurry cover photo looks like a studio ...
Posted on 7 April 2017 | 3:01 pm
Mick Rock: David Bowie, Lou Reed guiding
Fox NewsMick Rock: David Bowie, Lou Reed guiding forces of documentary 'Shot!'Fox NewsNEW YORK – Mick Rock photographed and partied with the biggest stars in glam and punk rock in the 1970s and 80s. Many of the luminaries he called friends – including David Bowie, Lou Reed – have since gone to that big Max's Kansas City in the sky.Photographer Mick Rock Captured the Style and Spirit David Bowie, Lou Reed, and Iggy Pop -- and Barely Lived to Tell ...Yahoo MusicMick Rock Photographed David Bowie And Lou Reed, Almost Died, And Now Is The Subject Of A DocumentaryUPROXX'Shot! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock' Review: David Bowie's Favorite Photographer Gets His Close-Up In Candid ...IndieWirePopMatters -Under the Radar Mag -NYU Washington Square Newsall 16 news articles »
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 10:40 am
Lou Reed Loved That GPz So Much -
SuperbikePlanet.comLou Reed Loved That GPz So MuchSuperbikePlanet.com(2011) Lou Reed died this past weekend in New York City. I saw him around town many times over the past 30 years, keeping a low profile at hip cultural events, or just walking down the street, usually downtown. Tough, smart, suffering no fools, Reed ...
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 7:00 am
45 Years Ago: Lou Reed Strikes Out on His
Diffuser.fm45 Years Ago: Lou Reed Strikes Out on His Solo DebutDiffuser.fmLou Reed's self-titled 1972 album found one of rock's most innovative, uncompromising auteurs striking out on his own for the first time. But even though it kicked off a long, celebrated solo career, it's always been largely (and unjustly) ignored ...
Posted on 2 April 2017 | 7:57 am
WATCH: Cheap Trick Talk Lou Reed, Release
WAAF.com (blog)WATCH: Cheap Trick Talk Lou Reed, Release Velvet Underground CoverWAAF.com (blog)Cheap Trick always got a kick out of The Velvet Underground and Lou Reed, and they even had the opportunity to perform with the late musician. But you know what's cooler than performing with Lou Reed? Being ignored by Lou Reed ... at least, that's what ...The Velvet Underground & Nico at 50: John Cale Goes Track by Track Through the Debut That Changed MusicPEOPLE.comall 2 news articles »
Posted on 31 March 2017 | 11:06 am
Report: IK Enemkpali, seeking sex, once
(Unrelated: Today’s playlist, in case you’re wondering, now will include Lou Reed’s “Walk On The Wild Side,” David Bowie’s “Lady Stardust,” Aerosmith’s “Dude Looks Like a Lady,” The Kinks’ “Lola,” The Who’s “I’m A Boy ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:40 am
Downtown WPB mural replaced without permit
The building's owner, Rodney Mayo, hired an artist to paint over the mural. The mural had faces of Lou Reed, Joey Ramone, Robert Smith, Morrissey and Ian Curtis; it now has images of wolves chopping down a forest. The new mural outside ‘Respectable' -- a ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:49 am
John Lennon piano and new photos go on
Lennon’s piano has also been used by other musical legends including Alice Cooper, Bob Dylan, Lou Reed, Don McLean and Aerosmith. Julia Baird with an image of her brother John Lennon Ahead of the unveiling Julia said: “Liverpool is John’s home and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:50 am
Velvet Underground to Reissue 'Loaded' as
The Velvet Underground will continue their series of box set reissues this fall with a six-disc, deluxe edition of their final album with Lou Reed, 1970's Loaded. The package will include stereo and mono versions of the LP, outtakes, live recordings and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:32 am
For Joseph Arthur, the Medium is the Message
Arthur’s sometimes-Lou Reed-ish inflections are not unexpected: 2014 saw the release of his homage, Lou: The Songs of Lou Reed, and at this show, Arthur covered “Walk on the Wild Side” with a beautiful pathos—and help from opening act, the powerful ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:01 am