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Lou Reed (March 2, 1942 - October 27, 2013) was an American rock artist originally from Brooklyn, New York, USA. Especially while a member of the The Velvet Underground in the 1960s, Reed broke new ground for the rock genre in several important dimensions, introducing more mature and intellectual themes to what was then considered a largely simplistic genre of music.

In 1964 Reed moved to New York City and began…

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  • Lou was the very first artist I saw, in '73. Incredible gig...I still love Transformer.
  • Genius.
  • Goddamn I miss Lou.
  • 2 years have passed .... RIP, Lou ...
  • 2 years
  • Please sign this petition to BRING THE OLD LAST.FM back: https://www.change.org/p/cbs-interactive-bring-old-last-fm-back
  • Berlin is incredible.
  • https://www.change.org/p/cbs-interactive-bring-old-last-fm-back
  • He was a complicated guy.
  • the new 'unofficial biography' on Lou doesn't depict him as a good guy at all - real shame - http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/10/10/lou-reed-was-a-monster.html

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