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photo via NYPL
photo via NYPL
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Lou Reed’s ‘The Raven’ performed with Laurie Anderson & more (watch); “Drones” installation this week

These events are in celebration of The New York Public Library acquiring Lou Reed's archives.

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Lou Reed’s archives acquired by the New York Public Library (some on display now)

Lou Reed's archives have been acquired by the New York Public Library. The announcement was made this morning at a press conference at NYPL for the Performing Arts at Lincoln Center, where Laurie Anderson and Lou Reed's sister both spoke...

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Day 39/100: Sam Amidon feat. INGA – “Correspondence”

It's the latest in the 'Our First 100 Days' protest series.

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37 Album Covers with a Meitu Makeover (viral selfie app turns people into anime)

Okay, fine... 36 album covers and a picture of Mark E. Smith.

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Laurie Anderson says “I wish I could hear what Lou Reed would have to say about Trump,” adds dates

Laurie's upcoming tour schedule includes her first-ever collaborative performance with jazz bassist Christian McBride for Town Hall's new 'Improvisations' series.

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Lou Reed & Chuck Close portraits at the 86th St. W stop (photo courtesy The MTA)
Lou Reed & Chuck Close portraits at the 86th St. W stop (photo courtesy The MTA)
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Chuck Close portraits of Lou Reed, Philip Glass & more featured on NYC’s new 2nd Ave Subway line

Other Close portraits at the 86th St. stop include Zhang Huan, Kara Walker, Alex Katz, Cecily Brown, and Cindy Sherman.

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Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings at BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival
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Sharon Jones spent her last days in a hospital… singing with The Dap Kings

Also: Read what Anohni (aka Antony Hegarty) said in her eulogy to Sharon.

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that time Sharon Jones sang ‘Sweet Jane’ with Lou Reed… (listen)

Hopefully now Sharon and Lou are singing this together in heaven.

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David Bowie at MSG, 1978 (photo courtesy Ed Rosenbaum / Esopus)
David Bowie at MSG, 1978 (photo courtesy Ed Rosenbaum / Esopus)
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unseen late ’70s concert photos of Bowie, Lou Reed, The Jam, Queen & more showing at Brooklyn’s Pioneer Works

The photos also make up a new book titled 'Golden Years.'

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Velvet Underground news: a special John Cale show, Nico biopic, Andrew Bird+Matt Berninger covered Perfect Day & more

Plus: check out Andrew Bird and Matt Berninger's cover of Lou Reed's "Perfect Day," and also a Nico biopic is coming.

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