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John Cale pays tribute to Velvet Underground bandmate Lou Reed

John Cale pays tribute to Velvet Underground bandmate Lou Reed

"I've lost my school-yard buddy" the multi-instrumentalist says

David Bowie, The Strokes, Morrissey lead musicians' tributes to Lou Reed

David Bowie, The Strokes, Morrissey lead musicians' tributes to Lou Reed

The legendary artist died yesterday (October 27) aged 71

Velvet Underground founder Lou Reed dies aged 71

Velvet Underground founder Lou Reed dies aged 71

Cause of death is currently unknown, but the legendary singer had a liver transplant in May

Lou Reed reviews Kanye West's 'Yeezus'

Lou Reed reviews Kanye West's 'Yeezus'

Former Velvet Underground frontman has mixed views on the album

Lou Reed: 'MP3s reduce music to the lowest common denominator'

Lou Reed: 'MP3s reduce music to the lowest common denominator'

The singer spoke at his first public appearance after undergoing a recent liver transplant

Lou Reed on liver transplant: 'I am a triumph of modern medicine'

Lou Reed on liver transplant: 'I am a triumph of modern medicine'

Former Velvet Underground man says he is looking 'forward to being on stage performing'

Lou Reed underwent life-saving liver transplant last month, says his wife

Lou Reed underwent life-saving liver transplant last month, says his wife

Former Velvet Underground man is recovering from operation

Lou Reed cancels US tour dates including Coachella Festival

Lou Reed cancels US tour dates including Coachella Festival

Five appearances from the former Velvet Underground man have been pulled 'due to unavoidable complications'

Lou Reed turns up to public playback of his album 'Transformer'

Lou Reed turns up to public playback of his album 'Transformer'

Iconic frontman surprised fans at New York event

Lou Reed to play Antony Hegarty's Meltdown festival - ticket details

Lou Reed to play Antony Hegarty's Meltdown festival - ticket details

The Velvet Underground man will appear at London's Royal Festival Hall on August 10

Musicians in support of Occupy movement launch website

Musicians in support of Occupy movement launch website

Lou Reed, Tom Morello, Amanda Palmer pledge support to campaign

Lou Reed: 'Metallica fans have threatened to shoot me because of 'Lulu''

Lou Reed: 'Metallica fans have threatened to shoot me because of 'Lulu''

Singer also hints at possible sequel - but says 'no-one wants 'Lulu Part 2'' apart from him

Lou Reed named Rock’s Most Overrated Lyricist

Lou Reed named Rock’s Most Overrated Lyricist

Matt Bellamy of Muse, Paul Banks of Interpol and Bob Dylan also make the Top Ten

Lou Reed made 'Lulu' collaborators Metallica cry

Lou Reed made 'Lulu' collaborators Metallica cry

Both Kirk Hammett and frontman James Hetfield were reduced to tears by Reed's lyrics

Lou Reed announces two July UK shows – ticket details

Lou Reed announces two July UK shows – ticket details

Reed following Hop Farm show with London and Wolverhampton gigs

Lou Reed's manager will not face charges after arrest last month

Lou Reed's manager will not face charges after arrest last month

Manager Tom Sarig had been accused of aggravated harassment

Lou Reed’s manager arrested for aggravated harassment

Lou Reed’s manager arrested for aggravated harassment

Manager Tom Sarig arrested over dispute

Lou Reed, Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon for Japan earthquake fundraiser shows

Lou Reed, Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon for Japan earthquake fundraiser shows

Two New York fundraiser gigs are in the pipeline

Lou Reed's manager accused of making 'hitman' threat

Lou Reed's manager accused of making 'hitman' threat

Manager Tom Sarig in dispute over headhunter fee

Lou Reed premieres film about his 102 year-old cousin - video

Lou Reed premieres film about his 102 year-old cousin - video

Velvet Underground man unveils 'Red Shirley' at Vienna Film Festival

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