Lou Reed Through The Years

SWITZERLAND LOU REED
SWITZERLAND LOU REED
US singer and guitarist Lou Reed, the veteran of the New York underground movement and founder of the Velvet Underground some 30 years ago, performs on stage at the open air 'Live at Sunset' in Zurich, Switzerland, on Sunday, July 30, 2000. (AP PHOTO/KEYSTONE/Monika Zaugg)
SCHWEIZ LOU REED
SCHWEIZ LOU REED
US singer and guitarist Lou Reed, the veteran of the New York underground movement and founder of the Velvet Underground some 30 years ago, performs on stage at the open air 'Live at Sunset' in Zurich, Switzerland, on Sunday, July 30, 2000. (KEYSTONE/Monika Zaugg)
REED
REED
60-years-old musician Lou Reed from New York City attends a news conference in Berlin on Friday, March 15, 2002, focussing on the performance of his Metal Machine Music and some of his latest electronic music by German avant garde music collective Zeitkratzer during the Berlin MaerzMusik, March music, festival from March 7 to 17, 2002. (AP Photo/Herbert Knosowski)
REED BLADES
REED BLADES
Music icon Lou Reed displays his muddy hands with actor/musician Ruben Blades, left, and other supporters cheering in the background Tuesday, June 24, 2003, in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. Reed was inducted into Hollywood's Rockwalk. (AP Photo/Ric Francis)
ONPENAIR OPEN AIR FESTIVAL ROCK OZ'ARENES AVENCHES
ONPENAIR OPEN AIR FESTIVAL ROCK OZ'ARENES AVENCHES
American singer Lou Reed performs at the 13th Rock Oz'Arenes Festival, in Avenches VD, Switzerland, this Wednesday, August 11, 2004. (KEYSTONE/Sandro Campardo)
LOU REED
LOU REED
U.S. rockstar, Lou Reed, during his performance at the Old Opera in Frankfurt am main , Germany, Sunday. April 24, 2004. (AP Photo/Bernd Kammerer)
Grammy Awards
Grammy Awards
Lou Reed appears backstage at the Grammy Awards in Hollywood, February 21, 1990. (AP Photo/ Doug Pizac)
LONDON MANDELA CONCERT
LONDON MANDELA CONCERT
American rock star Lou Reed performs at the Nelson Mandela Concert at Wembley Stadium, London, April 16, 1990. The five-hour concert, held to celebrate the release from prison of Nelson Mandela, was televised in over 40 countries and included a twenty minute speech by the ANC Deputy President. (AP Photo/Staff/Cleaver)
Dylan tribute Lou Reed
Dylan tribute Lou Reed
Lou Reed performs "Foot of Pride" during the Bob Dylan anniversary concert at New York's Madison Square Garden , October 16, 1992. Some of the world's leading contemporary recording artists gathered at the Garden to perform and celebrate the 30th anniversary of Dylan's first Columbia album. (AP Photo/Ron Frehm)
LOU REED
LOU REED
American singer Lou Reed performs at the 13th Rock Oz'Arenes Festival, in Avenches, Switzerland, Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2004. (AP Photo/Keystone, Sandro Campardo)
WINTER OLYMPICS
WINTER OLYMPICS
United States rock music legend Lou Reed performs at the end of the daily medal ceremonies at the Turin 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Turin, Thursday Feb. 23, 2006. (AP Photo/Greg Baker)
Lou Reed
Lou Reed
Lou Reed performs during the Tibet House U.S. Benefit Concert, Monday, Feb. 26, 2007 at Carnegie Hall in New York. (AP Photo/Stephen Chernin)
Highline Photos of Lou Reed's concert
Highline Photos of Lou Reed's concert
Photo supplied by the Highline Ballroom shows Lou Reed performing at the grand opening of the HighLine Ballroom, a new live music performance space in New York, on Monday night, April 30, 2007. The ballroom will contribute to the local neighborhood, donating 25 cents from every ticket sold to Friends of the High Line, the non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and reuse of the High Line elevated rail structure. (AP Photo/Highline Ballroom,Gaetano Salvadore)
Lou Reed
Lou Reed
Der Saenger Lou Reed singt im Tempodrom in Berlin am Dienstag, 26. Juni 2007. (AP Photo/Fritz Reiss) Singer Lou Reed sings in the Berlin Tempdrom hall on Tuesday, June 26, 2007. (AP Photo/Fritz Reiss) - - -
Lou Reed
Lou Reed
Der Saenger Lou Reed singt im Tempodrom in Berlin am Dienstag, 26. Juni 2007. (AP Photo/Fritz Reiss) Singer Lou Reed sings in the Berlin Tempdrom hall on Tuesday, June 26, 2007. (AP Photo/Fritz Reiss) - - -
Rock & Pop: Lou Reed wird 70
Rock & Pop: Lou Reed wird 70
ARCHIV: Der US-Musiker Lou Reed steht in Muenchen (Bayern) waehrend eines Konzertes auf der Buehne in der Philharmonie im Gasteig (Foto vom 03.07.08). Mit Velvet Underground und spaeter als Solokuenstler lieferte Lou Reed den Soundtrack fuer die unangepasste Internationale: All jene Leute, die es nicht im "Marsch durch die Institutionen" zu irgendetwas bringen wollten, ihre individuelle Integritaet nicht einer Corporate Identity opfern wollten. Am 2. Maerz wird der Rock-Poet der Grossstadtmenschen 70 Jahre alt. (zu dapd-Text) Foto: Philipp Guelland/dapd
Rock & Pop: Lou Reed
Rock & Pop: Lou Reed
ARCHIV: Der US-Musiker Lou Reed steht in Muenchen (Bayern) waehrend eines Konzertes auf der Buehne in der Philharmonie im Gasteig (Foto vom 03.07.08). Unter das Motto "From VU to Lulu" hat Reed seine Tour gestellt, und es ist sicher, dass er mit seiner fuenfkoepfigen Band ein Programm aus dem reichen Schatz seiner Songs zusammenstellen wird. (zu dapd-Text) Foto: Philipp Guelland/dapd
Lou Reed
Lou Reed
with lead singer perform at the Lollapalooza music festival Sunday, August 9, 2009, in Chicago. (AP Photo/John Smierciak)
LOU REED JOHN CALE
LOU REED JOHN CALE
Lou Reed takes the podium as the Velvet Underground, the group he once headed, is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during a ceremony in New York s Waldorf-Astoria Hotel Wednesday, Jan. 17, 1996. Bandmate John Cale is at left, and at right is Martha Morrison, accepting for late band member Sterling Morrison. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
LOU REED
LOU REED
Lou Reed performs in concert in 1997 in this publicity photo for "Lou Reed: Rock and Roll Heart," an American Masters production premiering Wed., April 29 at 10 p.m. EDT on PBS. (AP Photo/WNET, Kevin Mazur)
HAVEL REED
HAVEL REED
Vaclav Havel, right, president of the Czech Republic, claps along with Lou Reed, foreground left, while listening to the Roy Campbell Band at the Lenox Lounge, a jazz club in the Harlem neighborhood of New York, Monday night, April 26, 1999. President Havel was making a personal stop in New York before traveling to Canada on official business. (AP Photo/Timothy Fadek)
Rock - Pop: Lou Reed veroeffentlicht zusammen mit Metallica Konzeptalbum "Lulu"
Rock - Pop: Lou Reed veroeffentlicht zusammen mit Metallica Konzeptalbum "Lulu"
ARCHIV: Metallica members James Hetfield, left, and Lars Ulrich, right, pose with musician Lou Reed in New York. Metallica and Reed teamed up for Reed's latest release, "Lulu." Oscar-nominated director Darren Aronofsky will direct a music video from the new Metallica and Lou Reed album, "Lulu." (Foto vom 24.10.11). Metallica und das Wort "veraengstigt" passen normalerweise nicht zusammen. Und doch war Angst eines der praegenden Gefuehle fuer die Thrash-Metaller, als sie mit der Arbeit an ihrem juengsten Album "Lulu" begannen, einer Zusammenarbeit mit Avantgarte-Legende Lou Reed. (zu dapd-Text) Foto: John Carucci/AP/dapd
Lou Reed
Lou Reed
FILE - In a June 13, 1986 file photo, Lou Reed performs during musical number at a benefit in Chicago, for Amnesty International. Reed's literary agent Andrew Wylie says the legendary musician died Sunday morning, Oct. 27, 2013 in Southampton, N.Y., of an ailment related to his recent liver transplant. He was 71. (AP Photo/Fred Jewell, File)
GREY LOU REED
GREY LOU REED
Lou Reed. (PRNewsFoto/Grey) THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED BY PRNewsfoto and is for EDITORIAL USE ONLY**
Lou Reed, John Cale
Lou Reed, John Cale
Reunited after 25 years, the Velvet Underground's lead singer Lou Reed performs with guitarist John Cale, left, during their concert at London's Wembley Arena, June 6, 1993. Other European concert dates are scheduled for the band which also features Maureen Tucker and Sterling Morrison. (AP Photo/Denis Paquin)
Lou Reed
Lou Reed
FILE- In this Sunday, Aug. 9, 2009 file photo, Lou Reed performs at the Lollapalooza music festival, in Chicago. Lou Reed's wife says the rock icon is recovering after a life-saving liver transplant, according to an interview published Saturday, June 1, 2013, in a British newspaper. Laurie Anderson told the Times of London that Reed “was dying” before the operation in April at Ohio's Cleveland Clinic. (AP Photo/John Smierciak, File)
Obit Lou Reed
Obit Lou Reed
This Oct. 31, 1974 image released by Mark Goff shows Lou Reed in concert in Milwaukee. Reed died Sunday Oct. 27, 2013 at the age 71. (AP Photo/Mark Goff)
Lou Reed eroeffnet Ausstellung eigener Fotografien
Lou Reed eroeffnet Ausstellung eigener Fotografien
Der US-amerikanische Saenger Lou Reed blickt sich am Samstag (03.11.12) im Atelier Frank Landau in Frankfurt am Main waehrend der Eroeffnung der Ausstellung seiner grossformatigen Fotografien aus seinem Buch "Rimes - Rhymes" um. Am Samstag und Sonntag (04.11.12) sind die Fotografien zum ersten Mal in Deutschland zu sehen. Foto: Alex Domanski/dapd
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