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Tag: Velvet underground

So Long, Lou Reed

October 28, 2013 

Lou Reed, the legendary abuelo of punk, died yesterday at the age of 71. He had liver problems, which isn’t exactly a surprise given how he spent much of the 60’s and 70’s. Reed was one of the greatest icons of rock history and a gifted songwriter. Starting off with Andy Warhol’s The Velvet Underground….