Often considered his ‘happy record,’ “New Sensations” casts a light on a different side of Lou Reed without losing any of what has made him an icon.
Recapping choice panels, discussions and performances from the annual music conference-festival in Austin, Texas.
The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts announced, on what would have been Lou Reed’s 75th birthday, that it is acquiring the musician’s archives.
A countdown of this year’s top releases according to Goldmine’s Spin Cycle’s columnist Dave Thompson.
Lou Reed The RCA & Arista Album Collection (15 albums, 17 CDs) (Sony) “Oh man!!!! What the f***!!!!!” Thus, apparently, spake Lou Reed as he listened to the first playback of the newly remastered “Coney Island Baby” – title track …
The Music of Neil Young by Chris Wade (Wisdom Twins Books) With the second volume of Neil Young’s Archive anthology still hanging fire somewhere betwixt here and who-knows-where, but Young’s own current release schedule still raining down albums like it’s …
With a tour preventing Bruce Springsteen from making his typical unbilled appearance, other notable names carried the load at annual N.J. fundraiser.
The controversial trend of turning vinyl records into pieces of art and novelty merchandise
Lou Reed died today. There’s really nothing else that needs to be said. Or, if there is, it’s nothing that he himself hadn’t already said in the past. The following is an interview I did with Lou in …
Goldmine Magazine’s latest group of Hall of Fame inductees includes vocal group giants The Spinners and The Diamonds, R&B legend Etta James, punk hero Lou Reed, rapper MC Hammer, 60’s standouts The Lovin’ Spoonful and Johnny Rivers and more