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Lou Reed: Inimitable Rock Legend Dead at 71

Influential rocker who founded the Velvet Underground passed away from undisclosed causes

 

By Alex Baker

 

Lou Reed, the singer/songwriter/guitarist who is best known for being a founding member of the Velvet Underground, passed away Sunday in Long Island at the age of 71. Although the cause of death remains undisclosed at this time, Reed underwent a liver transplant in May.

 

Reed began his more than 50 years in the music business in the early Sixties as an in-house songwriter… Read More

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Leonard Cohen at Radio City Music Hall, Saturday April 6 – Reviewed by Rock NYC

Legendary singer/songwriter plays to sold out crowd at Radio City Music Hall and Rock NYC‘s Iman Lababedi brings us his review

 

By Iman Lababedi

 

Not every day you get to see a ┬áZen Buddhist Monk enthrall a sold our Radio City Music Hall Saturday night for three plus hours playing career spanning songs. Not every singer songwriter’s grandfather was the founding president of the Read More

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