Lou Reed

Iggy Pop & Metallica's Lars Ulrich Reflect On Working With Lou Reed

During their three-day stint in Mexico City earlier this year, Metallica brought on one of the biggest forces to ever emerge in rock n' roll: the godfather of punk, Iggy Pop . The two covered a few Stooges hits onstage together, including a heavy version of "T.V. Eye" which can be viewed below...
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Kirk Hammett Defends Metallica's Lou Reed Collaboration 'Lulu'

While many Metallica fans may not be too fond of the band's Lou Reed collaboration Lulu , guitarist Kirk Hammett maintains his stance on it by calling it "one of the most important albums" he has ever participated in. Released in 2011, Lulu featured the late Velvet Underground vocalist mixing both...
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WATCH: Cheap Trick Talk Lou Reed, Release Velvet Underground Cover

It’s no joke that Saturday, April 1st is Cheap Trick Day in Illinois—oh, and April Fools’ Day. It’s also no joke that the band has a new single out in honor of their holiday. The song, a cover of The Velvet Underground’s “I’m Waiting For The Man,” is available now . Cheap Trick always got a kick...
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WATCH: These Guitars are Actual Pieces of NYC Landmarks

New York City-based Carmine Street Guitars is turning landmarks into music, and the result is pretty freaking awesome. Some of the greats—Bob Dylan, Lou Reed, The Dan, Roger Waters—agree, as they’ve bought some of these custom guitars.To find out a little more about this project, look no further...
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