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Lou Reed

Lou Reed
Born: Mar 2, 1942 in Brooklyn, NY
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Died: Oct 27, 2013 in Southampton, NY
Genre: Classical, Pop/Rock
Biography: The career of Lou Reed defied capsule summarization. Like David Bowie (whom Reed directly inspired in many ways), he made over his image many times, mutating from theatrical glam rocker to strung-out junkie to avant-garde noiseman to straight rock & roller to your average guy. Few would deny Reed's immense ...Read full biography
Transformer
Released: 1972
Label: Sony BMG
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David Bowie has never been shy about acknowledging his influences, and since the boho decadence and sexual ambiguity of the Velvet Underground's music had a major impact on Bowie's work, it was only fitting ...Read full review
Transformer [Expanded Edition]
Released: 1972
Label: RCA Records
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David Bowie has never been shy about acknowledging his influences, and since the boho decadence and sexual ambiguity of the Velvet Underground's music had a major impact on Bowie's work, it was only fitting ...Read full review
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