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Lou Reed’s Archives Are Coming to the NYPL March 3, 2017: Yesterday would have been the 75th-birthday of the late, great Lou Reed. Reed, who passed away in 2013, left behind a trove of recordings, art, ephemera, and correspondences—including what might be [...] by

riffs on Paris graff : 2 April 7, 2015: “Mama’s got a lover,” sang Lou Reed, in a track by that name from his 1986 album Mistrial, A painter I am told She’s getting out of real estate For the art scene down in old Soho Art scene [...] by

We’re Still Sad: Laurie Anderson’s Obituary for Lou Reed November 4, 2013: Laurie Anderson wrote this both sweet and melancholy obituary for Lou Reed in the East Hampton Star, the local newspaper for the small town on Long Island that was Anderson + Reed’s spiritual [...] by

‘I’ll Be Your Mirror’: Lou Reed and the New York School of Poetry October 29, 2013: Almost immediately after the world learned the dismaying news that Lou Reed had died on Sunday at 71, the obituaries and tributes started to pour in—sharp assessments of his career, recollections [...] by

Lou Reed RIP October 28, 2013: Yesterday we were saddened to hear the news of Lou Reed’s passing at his home in Amagansett, N.Y. He was 71. The New York Times posted this obituary describing Reed’s various [...] by

Hey Did You Know That Lou Reed Studied With Delmore Schwartz? September 19, 2013: Course you did, avid readers! Tablet Magazine writer, Lee Smith, reminisces about getting out of a fist fight with Lou Reed. Teachable moment: if ever on the verge of being punched by Lou Reed, say [...] by

A Look at the Poems of Louis Reed in an Old Issue of The Harvard Advocate November 15, 2012: Check this out, from the Harvard Advocate blog. Lou Reed poems! Published as Louis Reed. Here’s the intro. Make the jump to see the facsimilies! Having swapped out his usual moniker “Lou” [...] by