A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
Post Reply
 
Thread Rating:
  • 0 Votes - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
27-10-2013, 03:14 PM
Sad A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
I thought his passing to be worthy of noting here.

http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/celebrity/lou-reed-of-velvet-underground-dies-at-71-20131028-2wa3o.html


I'd insert a video of Perfect Day but that might be a touch overly sentimental.

-- Max

I came into this world screaming and covered in someone else's blood. I am not afraid to go out of it that way.
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
27-10-2013, 03:15 PM
RE: A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
His life was difficult.


God is a concept by which we measure our pain -- John Lennon

Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
27-10-2013, 03:38 PM
RE: A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
How about this, then?





"Goodnight ladies
ladies goodnight
It's time to say
goodbye, let me tell you, now..."

"E se non passa la tristezza con altri occhi la guarderĂ²."
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[+] 1 user Likes Vera's post
27-10-2013, 04:04 PM
RE: A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
He was definitely 'out there' and he did have some brilliant music.
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
27-10-2013, 04:19 PM
RE: A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
Brilliant, influential.



Skepticism is not a position; it is an approach to claims.
Science is not a subject, but a method.
[Image: flagstiny%206.gif]
Visit this user's website Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[+] 2 users Like Chas's post
28-10-2013, 11:39 AM
RE: A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
Chas put up an old favorite. Thumbsup

Heart Laurie Anderson's loss is immeasurable; my heart goes out to her.

I was tempted to post Coney Island Baby or ... you know, Wild Side. Instead, here's a live performance of a favorite of mine from the Songs for Drella works he and John Cale did. Shy



This is subtitled for our French speaking friends.

A new type of thinking is essential if mankind is to survive and move to higher levels. ~ Albert Einstein
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[+] 1 user Likes kim's post
28-10-2013, 03:08 PM
RE: A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
You can stop waiting now ya brilliant bastard.




As it was in the beginning is now and ever shall be, world without end. Amen.
And I will show you something different from either
Your shadow at morning striding behind you
Or your shadow at evening rising to meet you;
I will show you fear in a handful of dust.
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[+] 1 user Likes GirlyMan's post
28-10-2013, 03:42 PM
RE: A Magnificent Asshole: Lou Reed goes tits up at 71
(28-10-2013 03:08 PM)GirlyMan Wrote:  You can stop waiting now ya brilliant bastard.




I posted this song on my fb, but, hell, this is the first of his songs I ever heard...
and I'm very partial to it. For obvious reasons
So here goes again:




"E se non passa la tristezza con altri occhi la guarderĂ²."
Find all posts by this user
Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[+] 2 users Like Vera's post
Post Reply
Forum Jump: