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Lou Reed dead at 71

Pioneering rocker and songwriter Lou Reed died Sunday at the age of 71. According to Rolling Stone magazine, Reed’s cause of death was not immediately available, but he did receive a liver transplant in May of this year. Reed, born Lewis Allan Reed in Brooklyn, NY, helped define a form…

Lou Reed doesn’t like it when his music is pirated

Lou Reed has taken a stand (sort of) against music piracy, which puts him at odds with many of his fans. Earlier today David Lowery, a singer/songwriter and guitarist for the bands Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker…  …