Lou Reed is one of those musical happenings that seem to come out of nowhere, completely original, who have things to say that force people to listen.
The event will be filmed at the YouTube Space in New York and streams exclusively on the Iggy Pop YouTube channel starting at 3pm EST tomorrow.
The sparse new clip imbues Iggy’s interpretation of a poem written by Lou Reed in 1970 with a riveting new visual dimension.
Their tenure was short-lived, but their influence is unmeasurable, and the best Velvet Underground songs still dare you to think differently.
Lou Reed’ career-spanning book of lyrics, ‘I’ll Be Your Mirror: Collected Lyrics’, is being updated and reissued by Faber & Faber on 7 November.
From Stylophones to pool balls, the rock canon is full of odd sounds and instrumental exotica. Here are the most unusual instruments in popular music.
From powerhouse belters to multi-octave vocalists with mind-boggling versatility, the best male rock singers have left their mark on music history.
The recordings were captured during the fabled NYC outfit's multiple-night residency at the San Francisco nightspot late in 1969.
From awards-laden lyricists to those whose creativity has reached new heights of expression, these musicians could – and should – be considered poets.
The Lincoln Center branch of the New York Public Library acquired the Reed archive from the late star's widow, Laurie Anderson.
Vivid and evocative, the best illustrated music books bring history back to life both for those who missed it and those who wish to relive it.
Through sampling, hip-hop has the power to bring old music to new years, helping music to evolve while paying respects to the artists that came before.
The new bar, which is situated where Bowie threw his legendary 'Last Supper' in 1973 will open in the West End next month.
The exhibition debuted in Paris two years ago and features rare photographs, portraits, films, live concerts and musical workshops.
'My Week Beats Your Year: Encounters With Lou Reed' is set for publication in August 2018.
Four albums in the distinguished catalogue of the Killers are reissued on 180-gram black vinyl by Island/UMe from 15 December 2017.