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For those that don't know Lou Reed has died.
Rather than make a thread mourning his death, I felt I'd prefer to make a thread celebrating his legacy, which will live forever.

Counter-culture before counter-culture was really a thing, few people could ever lay claim to the kind of impact Lou has had, both musically & socially.
The Velvet Underground are, and probably always will be, one of my all time favourite bands, often imitated and never really equaled.
While I didn't always like what he did after them, I always respected that he was being a true artist, always pushing forward, trying new things, and not content to rest on his laurels and cash in on his back catalogue.

When I first signed up to post on this forum 11 years ago, I put a Velvet Underground reference in my profile, I've never changed it, and I never will.

I haven't got the time-time

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David Bowie - All the Madmen

Sun Oct 27, 2013 8:01 pm
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I am tired, I am weary
I could sleep for a thousand years
A thousand dreams that would awake me
Different colors made of tears

Rest in peace, Lou. You'll be deeply missed.

-- Nephele

Mon Oct 28, 2013 9:44 am
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another music legend has gone from us.
But music stays for eternity and I will keep on listening to it. I don't listne to him often, but great artists are always a treat for my ears when I feel like concentrating on the music I'm listening to and just let my mind wander off.

Tue Oct 29, 2013 12:59 am
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A giant has left us, but his music will live forever.

Tue Oct 29, 2013 6:51 am
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Better grab one of these. Hurry while supplies last! :lol:

Ahhh...I get to stay inside.

Wed Oct 30, 2013 7:42 pm
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Caroline says... Definitely one of a kind. I was a fan.

Fri Nov 01, 2013 5:03 pm
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