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Lou Reed (1942–2013)


He formed the group The Velvet Underground with Welsh multi-instrumentalist John Cale, second guitarist Sterling Morrison, and drummer Maureen Tucker in New York in 1965. The group soon became a part of Andy Warhol's Factory scene, which housed a great number of the most freaked and experimental artists at the time. The German singer and actress ... See full bio »

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Album: "Loaded" (Cotillion) See more »

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Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[April 1977, in "Melody Maker"] It's been a long time since I spoke to any journalists. They are a species of foul vermin. I wouldn't hire people like you to guard my sewer. Journalists are morons. Idiots. I don't perform to idiots. Journalists are ignorant and stupid. See more »

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When he was age 11 his family moved to Freeport, NY. See more »

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Star Sign:

Pisces

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