Dick Wagner, celebrated guitarist known for his work with Alice Cooper, KISS and Lou Reed, has died. He was 71.
Lou Reed’s musical collection spans decades and now it can be yours. The late musician’s gear will be auctioned online through eBay for fans to bid on and collect.
Not only was he supposed to guest on the song, but the two were set to head into the studio the same day Reed passed away.
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“He was a good friend through everything,” she said. “It was one of those friendships where it didn’t matter if you didn’t see each other a lot.”
For all those people wondering what Macaulay Culkin has been up to lately, it seems he’s been working on his music. Specifically, pizza-themed renditions of Velvet Undergound and Lou Reed songs.
“Without me, you don’t exist,” he sang on “Warrior King.” Looking around at the hundreds who had gathered there, feeling Lou’s legacy in the momentary unity of life and death, it felt that was the truth. He was the first.
“A gathering open to the public – no speeches. No live performances, just Lou’s voice, guitar music & songs – playing the recordings selected by his family and friends.”
“He has been there all of my life. He will always be pressed to my heart. Thank God for those, like Lou, who move within their own laws, otherwise imagine how dull the world would be.”
When asked why he chose to pursue music Reed simply said that he loves it. “You do what you love or you get arrested,” he said.
“Myself and my best friend Guggi would sit for hours listening to these street stories, thinking we knew what it was to walk on the wild side. We were 12 and 13,” he said.
The deluge of tributes and memorials for rock legend Lou Reed continue to pour in after his untimely passing in Long Island late last month. Now punk poetess Patti Smith has her say.