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Lou Reed

Victor Bockris

Lou Reed

the biography

by Victor Bockris

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Reed, Lou.,
    • Rock musicians -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Rock music -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVictor Bockris.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML420.R299 B58 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination472 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages472
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL568322M
      ISBN 100091780314
      LC Control Number96153761
      OCLC/WorldCa31608396

      Oct 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Transformer: The Lou Reed Story book by Victor Bockris. The story of an unconventional life looks at rock legend Lou Reed, a chamelion-like figure who suffered electroshock therapy to cure his homosexuality, toured Free shipping over $/5(5). Lou Reed has done as much to shape the course of rock and roll as any of the industry greats. From his first doo wop record, "So Blue", released in his teens, to garage rock and psychedelic rock with the Velvet Underground, through his twenty-year solo career in glitter, punk, disco, alternative, and sober rock, he stands in the foreground as a major innovator and trendsetter. Oct 10,  · Lou Reed was a monster. That’s the reluctant conclusion of the rock icon’s unofficial biographer, in his new book, Notes From The Velvet inovelpapery.icuing Reed’s death Occupation: London Editor. In October , Lou Reed interviewed Vaclav Havel, playwright, poet, president of the newly emancipated Czechoslovakia, and -- surprisingly? -- a Velvet Underground fan. During the course of their conversation, Havel handed Reed a book. "These are your lyrics, hand-printed and translated into Czechoslovakian.8/

      Lou Reed Illustration by Tom Bachtell On Sunday morning, I rose early. I had decided the night before to go to the ocean, so I slipped a book and a bottle of water into a sack and caught a ride to.


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Lou Reed by Victor Bockris Download PDF EPUB FB2

Oct 19,  · Lou Reed: A Life [Anthony DeCurtis] on inovelpapery.icu *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The essential biography of one of music's most influential icons: Lou Reed As lead singer and songwriter for the Velvet Underground and a renowned solo artist/5(58).

Jun 22,  · Lou Reed’s New York is the most affecting of these, showcasing Reed’s view of the city from which he siphoned his power.

The book is not a historical document per Author: Niina Pollari. Jun 06,  · Pass Thru Fire: The Collected Lyrics [Lou Reed] on inovelpapery.icu *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Containing a body of work that spans more than three decades, Pass Thru Fire is a stunning collection of the lyrics of an American original. Through his many incarnations-from proto punk to glam rocker to elder statesman of the avant garde-Lou Reed's work has maintained an undeniable /5(23).

In Januaryhe released a second book of photographs, Lou Reed's New York. A third volume, Romanticism, was released in Reed performing in Málaga, Spain, In Reed, Lou ().

Between Thought and Expression: Selected Lyrics of Lou Reed. Hyperion. A must read for Lou Reed & Velvet Underground fans. The author knew Lou Reed well on a personal level and gave him unprecedented access to windows of his soul and parts of his life you will probably only read on this book.

Definitely not a boring biography but an adventure that happened in real life!4/5. Nov 08,  · Biographer Sought To Write The Kind Of Book Lou Reed 'Deserved' "It wasn't like I had to go looking for the drugs and the sex," Anthony DeCurtis says. "Lou wrote about it so I felt it was fair. Oct 23,  · Tellingly, the figure in Reed's life to whom DeCurtis is most openly hostile is rock critic Lester Bangs, who epitomized the ardent, unruly -- and sometimes loutish -- engagement with Reed's music and persona a book like Lou Reed: A Life eschews.

As addled, self-promoting, and occasionally tiresome as Bangs's obsession with Reed was, it did 5/5(1). Lou is famous for quoting that "I do Lou Reed better than any one else" and that is the problem The one good thing about this book is that it lead me to conclude that there must be a good Lou Reed biography out there and this is one crossed off of the search list/5.

Oct 15,  · Lou Reed: A Life is an absorbing read, full of new insights delivered masterfully by DeCurtis. Here are five things we learned, annotated by the author in a recent interview with Pitchfork. Nov 01, Lou Reed book While no one ever confused Lou Reed for an Osmond, the Sounes book, part of a coming wave of Reed biographies, pushes the standard Reed narrative of the substance-addled, gender-confused avatar of.

LOU REED - WORD & MUSIC Barry Miles Wise Publications, ISBN:32 pages, London, UK, The first part of the book is a compilation of interviews with Lou Reed taken from different sources talking about his career, with some b/w photos.

Oct 15,  · When Lou Reed’s now-classic “Sweet Jane” became a surprise hit, where was the man who had cavorted in Manhattan’s gay leather bars, later lived with a transvestite, and held court at the vanguard of what Tom Wolfe called the heroin chic.

Oct 27,  · Tellingly, the figure in Reed’s life to whom DeCurtis is most openly hostile is rock critic Lester Bangs, who epitomized the ardent, unruly — and sometimes loutish — engagement with Reed’s music and persona a book like Lou Reed: A Life eschews. Dec 11,  · Howard Sounes' Notes From the Velvet Underground is a beautifully considered book, with enough detail about the life and career of Lou Reed 8/ Oct 01,  · “Lou Reed’s Berlin,” Davis’s review began, “is a disaster, taking the listener into a distorted and degenerate demimonde of paranoia, schizophrenia, degradation, pill-induced violence.

Oct 19,  · Culture > Books > Features Lou Reed’s first wife on her memoir: ‘I hadn’t read a book that had got him right’ Bettye Kronstad’s highly readable memoir ‘Perfect Day’ is about life Author: Nick Duerden. Oct 26,  · Biographer Sought To Write The Kind Of Book Lou Reed 'Deserved' "It wasn't like I had to go looking for the drugs and the sex," Anthony DeCurtis, author.

Oct 01,  · Lou Reed, c Photograph: Michael Ochs Archives Around this time, Reed began to write a song in praise of a new habit, an ecstatic itemisation of the nullifying effects of inovelpapery.icu: Olivia Laing. The evening, produced by the Lou Reed Archive and poet/writer Jonathan Cott and hosted by the New York Public Library, will feature readings and discussion, plus music recordings, videos and photographs from the Lou Reed Archive, part of The New York Public Library's collections.

Wednesday, November 20,7 p.m. Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. Sep 12,  · Mix - Lou Reed - Talking Book - 10/18/ - Shoreline Amphitheatre (Official) YouTube Lou Reed - Full Concert - 10/19/97 - Shoreline Amphitheatre (OFFICIAL) - Duration: Lou.

Jun 24,  · Lou Reed: Between the Lines, by Michael Wrenn. Between the Lines, is a format of self-critique with words of Reed to dissect and portray who Reed is: musician, lyricist, and inovelpapery.icu’s book isn’t for the casual fan but more something for the curious. It looks at Reed’s words and decision in composing singles that have been sung out through the inovelpapery.icu: Christopher Kilkenny.

A full-length portrait of legendary musician Lou Reed (). Rolling Stone contributing editor DeCurtis (Creative Writing/Univ. of Pennsylvania; In Other Words: Artists Talk About Life and Work,etc.), who followed Reed’s career closely over the years, claims to be one of the few rock writers Reed inovelpapery.icung on the music as much as the singer’s often dissolute lifestyle.

Dec 10,  · Lou Reed Licensed to YouTube by WMG (on behalf of Reprise); EMI Music Publishing, LatinAutor - SonyATV, LatinAutor, UNIAO BRASILEIRA DE EDITORAS DE MUSICA - UBEM, CMRRA, and 2 Music Rights Societies. Nov 25,  · Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Lou Reed books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

Lou Reed at Panathinaikos stadium in Athens, (Reuters) The Life of Lou Reed: Notes from the Velvet Underground, by Howard Sounes (Diversion Books, pp., $) T here is a scene in David Author: Robert Dean Lurie. Dec 19,  · Lou Reed’s Lost Tapes and Back Pages Between a mysterious song set and a bounty of new publications, the late trailblazer continues.

Jul 12,  · Archive interviews with the late Lou Reed have been compiled for a new book entitled My Week Beats Your Year: Encounters With Lou Reed, which is Author: Tim Peacock. Just finished up a gorgeous photography book with my dear friend Mick Rock.

The first signed, deluxe copies of TRANSFORMER are available for pre-order now. A SECOND MESSAGE FROM LOU REED. I would like to thank the Cleveland Clinic and all of you around the world who have lifted me with prayer and wishes of love.

Your support has buoyed me. The discography of the American rock musician Lou Reed consists of 22 studio albums and 13 live albums, and 44 inovelpapery.icu also released 5 video albums and 11 music inovelpapery.icuation albums: May 01,  · Lou Reed may be punk’s godfather, but he also figures in a great American poetic lineage including the Beats and the New York School – and a new book of his writing, Do Angels Need Haircuts.

Sep 04,  · The Life of Lou Reed: Notes from the Velvet Underground By Howard Sounes pp. $ Diversion Books “Prick” isn’t a word that usually appears in a rock biography.

But it shows up Author: Bob Ruggiero. Oct 30,  · Victor Bockris, whose book “Transformer: The Complete Lou Reed Story” is one of the few to make any mention of the songs, said he believed it was an unsuccessful attempt by Reed to return to Author: Ben Sisario. Jul 02,  · The Lou Reed Archive is now available for research at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts located at Lincoln Center.

The collection arrived with books, which were inventoried and then boxed into what is now The Lou Reed Book Collection. Apr 03,  · Imperioli recently took a break from filming the sci-fi History TV drama Blue Book, coming-of-age romp set in New York City prominently featuring the “character” of rocker Lou Reed.

Mar 07,  · Ina year-old Lou Reed left the Velvet Underground and moved back to his hometown in Long Island to write poetry. Read more: 50 years on: The Velvet Underground & Nico. A new book from Anthology Editions explores Reed’s creative output from this period.

About Lou Reed's Transformer. Transformer, Lou Reed's most enduringly popular album, is described with varying labels: it's often called a glam rock album, a proto-punk album, a commercial breakthrough for Lou Reed, and an album about being inovelpapery.icu yet, it doesn't neatly fit into any of these descriptors.

Buried underneath the radio-friendly exterior lie coded confessions of the subversive. Lou Reed Walk on the Wild Side: the Stories Behind the Songs (Book): Roberts, Chris: (Book).

Lou Reed has been art-rocker, iconoclast, contrary noise merchant, and junkie, yet he's always been fascinating. Only David Bowie, arguably, has re-invented himself as many times as Reed, while ensuring that each image was potent, edgy and dangerous.

The book’s synopsis reads: Transformer, Lou Reed’s most enduringly popular album, is described with varying labels: it’s often called a glam rock album, a proto-punk album, a commercial. Rimes Rhymes Lou Reed & Bernard Comment Buy Now. Rhymes is a bilingual book (English and French) featuring more than photos by Lou Reed.

The accompanying text, written by Bernard Comment, gives his views on the photographic work of Lou Reed. Waiting for the Man. Lou Reed interviewed by Neil Gaiman. When I was about fourteen I found a copy of a Lou Reed lyrics book in my local book shop.

It was a cheaply-bound mimeoed affair, with a stippled caricature of Lou shooting up on the flimsy cover: pirate publishing.

Apr 05,  · Pitchfork said something like, ‘Michael Imperioli wrote a book that sounds like Lou Reed fan fiction,’ which maybe it is. It’s fiction, and I’m a fan. But it’s not about me, and it’s.Mar 02,  · Historian James T.

Patterson chronicles the tumultuous year that divided America, eroded domestic peace, and sparked new changes in culture and music in this incisive book. Lou Reed's New York by Lou Reed. In addition to his astounding music career, Lou Reed was also a gifted inovelpapery.icu: Nicholas Parker.Happy Birthday Lou!

There are some exciting projects in the works beginning with the release of Do Angels Need Haircuts?, a book of Lou's unpublished poetry coming in April by Anthology Editions.