Velvet Underground

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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