Todd Haynes Set to Direct Velvet Underground Documentary“They’re the most influential of bands – as Brian Eno said, everybody who bought [‘Velvet Underground & Nico’] started a band.”
Watch an Andy Warhol-Directed Live Video of the Velvet UndergroundA psychedelic and surreal concert film that hasn't previously been publicly available popped up on YouTube on May 21 of a Velvet Underground concert from Boston, directed by Andy Warhol.
'Orange Is the New Black' Soundtrack Features Regina Spektor, Kelis & The Velvet UndergroundFor those who are going through Orange Is The New Black withdrawal, this news might tide you over.
'Girls' Music Recap: Hannah Turns 25 with Help from Lou Reed, LMFAO, Lizzo & 'Rent'On the latest episode of Girls it was Hannah's 25th birthday party, but, surprisingly, the night did not end with any tears à la Lesley Gore, just a drunken fist fight over LMFAO and a somewhat well-intentioned 'Rent' sing along.
Lou Reed Remembered by Velvet Underground Bandmate Maureen Tucker"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."
Hear Macaulay Culkin's Pizza-Themed Velvet Underground Tribute BandFor 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.
Lou Reed Public Memorial Set for Thursday in New York“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.”
Bridge School Benefit 2013: Watch Neil Young Play with CSNY, MMJ & Arcade Fire; Honor Lou Reed
Lou Reed's Influence: 8 Classic Covers of His SongsOften fans discover Reed and the Velvets via the endorsement of some of his more famous fans, including David Bowie, U2 and R.E.M. So here, then, is a playlist of some great interpretations of his songs.
Lou Reed Remembered By Friends, Musicians and Artists WorldwideA collection of brief elegies from the wide-ranging group of musicians, artists and friends that span the globe.
Lou Reed, Velvet Underground Singer and Rock Legend, Dies at 71Lou Reed, lead singer and founder of pioneering '60s rock group the Velvet Underground, has died.
Top 10 Alternative Cover SongsPresenting: Ten alt-rock songs that come real close (and often do) usurp the power of their source material.