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Lou Reed Rhapsodizes On Life And Music In His Final Interview

Lou Reed said it himself: “My life is music.” The legendary Velvet Underground frontman, who passed away October 27 at the age of 71, wasn’t exactly known for…

Rachel Krause |

Read Laurie Anderson’s Obit For Her Husband Lou Reed

To our neighbors:

What a beautiful fall! Everything shimmering and golden and all that incredible soft light. Water surrounding us.

Lou and I have spent a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

The Vatican Had No Idea Lou Reed’s “Perfect Day” Was About Heroin

Gianfranco Cardinal Ravasi, the Vatican’s culture minister, was trying to do a solid by tweeting lyrics from the Lou Reed song “Perfect Day,” as a tribute to the late singer who…

Ami Angelowicz |

RIP: Lou Reed, Rock Pioneer & Lead Singer Of The Velvet Underground, Dies At Age 71

No. No no no. Lou Reed, rock ‘n’ roll legend and frontman of the Velvet Underground, passed away in New York City at age 71 today. No cause of death…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Birthday Beauty Inspiration: Andy Warhol And His Factory

Andy Warhol, the artist and luminary responsible for the postmodern visual movement known as pop, would have been 84 yesterday. Though his death at 58 was woefully premature, I have…

Rachel Krause |

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of September 30th 2008

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I don’t want to hate on American Apparel, because I love it, but seriously, Oscar-winning Jennifer Hudson needs to fire her stylist. On the cover…

Simcha |

Star Couplings: Marky Mark Goes For Baby Number Three

Mark Wahlberg’s fiance of four years, Rhea Durham, is pregnant with their third child. Man up, Marky. [DListed]
Coolest surprise wedding ever — Lou Reed married longtime partner Laurie Anderson…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |