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  • Spageteach

    Better than Caroline.

    December 2014
  • idiotsdream

    Too pretty. Delicate. Radiates.

    June 2014
  • Storchel

    Love it....

    January 2014
  • ColorCaptn

    Alle singen mit, schön !

    January 2014
  • tomrud73

    love the back round vocals.

    December 2013
  • Buzku

    the blueprint for all twee songs, I love this song so much

    October 2013
  • BanconIsGood


    August 2013
  • benx92

    love that song

    May 2013
  • Deardeadfriend

    It's so cold in Alaska...

    May 2013
  • Dekkul

    probably the most beautiful song ever written

    April 2013
  • beerzhan

    adore this song

    April 2013
  • patriotsaint_

    looooove it

    February 2013
  • PennyTraition

    She wants to know: Why she's given half her life up for people she hates now? She's not afraid to die, the people all call her Alaska, Between worlds so the people ask her, Cos it's all in her mind...(She put her fist through the window pane; it was such a Funny feeling) It's so cold in Alaska...

    February 2013
  • AlterJohn

    Toller Song

    October 2012


    October 2012
  • theweirdo_

    Perfect song <3

    September 2012
  • machine_head_72

    My ultimate favorite VU song with a girl's name in it! It is so beautiful and cold. [2]

    July 2012
  • Lord_Kur

    it's such an icy feeling... It's so cold in Alaska

    June 2012
  • oldiesfanjohn

    <3<3<3...another fine one by The VU!

    March 2012
  • kittenprincess

    The people all call her Alaska.

    February 2012
  • Safra62

    Also didn't know that song before and - wow - that's one special text!

    January 2012
  • Lord_Kur

    you never listened to it but yet you like it so much? that's VU faith for ya

    December 2011
  • amandacattt

    it's so cold in alaska

    December 2011
  • ldpazos

    I didn't listen it ever , but I like it so much.

    November 2011
  • serpentshade

    Cale's viola here is at its most romantic. Love, love, love this song.

    November 2011
  • deadybyebaby

    My ultimate favorite VU song with a girl's name in it! It is so beautiful and cold.

    November 2011
  • horstkurt

    ewig nicht gehört,wunderbarer titel

    October 2011
  • markthom2

    I don't think I'll ever get tired of this song.

    October 2011
  • MrMorizon

    Tag: "Dat Viola" - I can agree with that.

    October 2011
  • MameSaye


    August 2011
  • nick_honest

    perfect song

    August 2011
  • atomicpanda325

    I'm pretty sure that this is the best song I've ever heard.

    July 2011
  • legghiu

    it's such an icy feeling it's so cold in Alaska IT'S SO COLD IN ALASKA IT'S SO COLD IN ALASKA

    July 2011
  • firemovesaway

    blake says

    July 2011
  • andyisdead

    rhyming "Alaska" with "ask her" like a boss

    July 2011
  • Nochek


    June 2011
  • lilitesen

    I'm in Alaska right now :)

    June 2011
  • bionicted

    "It's so cold in Alaska". The Velvets are the best, and this is as good as it gets.

    May 2011
  • semionato

    glorious, a thousand times glorious.

    May 2011
  • MrMorizon

    DAT Viola. I mean seriously, this arrangement is so subtile.The background vocals, Lou's bittersweet lead vocal, the rhythm guitar, these subtile drums (seriously i didn't recognize them till now), the glockenspiel, the lead guitar...this melody is so charming. And this with such a quality that you can even hear the guitar pick strumm the guitar slightly (usually that shouldn't be in the song! at least from studio record guy's POV). Face it - the quality is not the best. But this makes it even greater. And Lou's songwriting qualities. And then the reprise - this viola! It's like a lightflash from the sun glimpsing in your eye while you face the world. By the way - Popular tag for this song: "Women saying things to Lou reed" - made my day! Though this is my favourite one of the "xxx says" songs. (Lou did a lot of them...Lisa says, Stephanie says, Candy says, Caroline says...this old dandy!) One of my favourite songs ever. SO beautiful.

    April 2011
  • MrsRieffers

    It so in my mind .... I am an angel and the devil ... both in me, thats it, thats it, thats it sooooooooooo ............... no sorry thats me ....

    February 2011
  • hislobster

    ai lou :(

    December 2010
  • Swgswordvet

    An absolutely beautiful piece of music.

    November 2010
  • organicsamurai

    Lou Reed does Tai Chi

    October 2010
  • racistfriend

    This song made me stop hating my first name.

    October 2010
  • scottdoesntknow

    such an icy feeling. Nicht schlecht? Nein, nicht schlecht!

    August 2010
  • annateffka

    nicht schlecht

    August 2010
  • drainagerelated

    brought me back to the translucent

    August 2010
  • greenthumbelina

    for a really haunting and gorgeous take on this song, listen to Blake Says by Amanda Palmer... it's amazing.

    August 2010
  • chefsam57

    Lou Reed too much♫♫ ☮☮☮

    July 2010