Tag Archives: The Velvet Underground

In honor of Lou Reed’s passing, here’s ‘Lulu’

Posted by on October 27, 2013

[youtube]http://youtu.be/5Z0GkrYAT78[/youtube] Earlier today, rock legend Lou Reed passed away at the age of 71. One of the forefathers of rock and roll, his work in the Velvet Underground. and then as a solo artist, is deified by many. However, his last recorded work was 2011’s Lulu, a collaboration with Metallica. The double album was long, pretentious, […]

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Check out the ‘CBGB’ trailer

Posted by on August 8, 2013

Last year, the ’80s hair metal scene got its own film, the awful Rock of Ages. Now the trailer has been launched for what could be the ’70s punk version of that, as a film based on iconic Manhattan club, CBGB, will be released on October 11. While the jury’s still out on how authentically the […]

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