Thursday Aug 28
This Week's Best Shows and a Spotify Playlist of the Bands
American music producer Hal Willner is curating the week's happenings at downtown underground and experimental music venue The Stone .
Lou Reed - Classic Albums: Transformer & Live At Montreux 2000 Blu-Ray
The idea here is that Eagle Rock are utilizing the extra space BluRay allows to reissue two DVD releases on one disc.
"See you next year at the halloween parade" - Lou Reed's New York at 25
Lou Reed's New York LP hit the quarter-century mark earlier this year. "Meant to be listened to in one 58-minute sitting as though it were a book or a movie," New York couples an unusually accessible rock style with some of most topical lyrics of Lou's career.
Echo & the Bunnymen played two nights at Irving Plaza (night 1 pics,...
During Echo & the Bunnymen's 90-minute set Friday night at the Orpheum Theatre, singer Ian McCulloch evoked the spirits of Jim Morrison, James Brown, Lou Reed, Nat King Cole and Wilson Pickett by including snippets of their famous songs in the middle of the Bunnymen's own classics.
North State Voices: It's starting to feel like 1994 all over again
I was in West Los Angeles on that fateful November day. I voted there, and I was immensely alarmed that something was going to come undone institutionally as the results began to be announced.
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Laurie Anderson sues for $180K still owed to Lou Reed
Punk poet Lou Reed left behind a $30 million fortune - but that's not stopping his widow, Laurie Anderson, from trying to collect his past due debts.