Lou Reed

‘The Velvet Underground’ review: revisionist doc reworks narrative of New York rock and rollers

Big-screen biography evokes an intoxicating era – but sidelines the band's creative heart

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has turned into a museum. Time for change

Kate Bush, Foo Fighters and Dionne Warwick are among the artists not yet inducted. Did rock and pop grind to a halt around 1986?

Lou Reed’s ’70s keyboardist Michael Fonfara dies aged 74

Fonfara played on nine of Reed's albums, and co-wrote and co-produced 1980's 'Growing Up In Public'

Sizzling summer albums to listen to during the Saharan blowtorch heatwave

In the words of Santana: “Man, it’s a hot one”. With a heatwave hitting the UK today, temperatures could push 37C due to a...

Lou Reed and Meatloaf guitarist Bob Kulick has died

The musician also wrote a song for an episode of 'SpongeBob SquarePants'
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