Lou Reed Biography

Lou Reed (born March 2, 1942) is an American rock artist originally from Brooklyn, New York. Especially while a member of the The Velvet Underground in the 1960s, Reed broke new ground for the rock genre in several important dimensions, introducing more mature and intellectual themes to what was then considered a largely simplistic genre of music. Reed first found prominence as the guitarist and principal singer-songwriter of The Velvet Underground.

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Lou Reed
Birth Name
Lewis Allan Reed
2 March 1942
Brooklyn, New York
United States
Singing|Vocals, guitar, ostrich guitar, Bass guitar|bass, synthesizer, Keyboard instrument|keyboards, piano, harmonica, drum kit|drums, percussion
Rock music|Rock, experimental rock, art rock, protopunk, Noise (music)|noise music, drone music, psychedelic rock, folk rock, glam rock, blue-eyed soul, spoken word
Musician, songwriter, Record producer|producer, photographer
Years Active
Matador Records|Matador, MGM Records|MGM, RCA Records|RCA, Sire Records|Sire, Reprise Records|Reprise, Warner Bros. Records|Warner Bros.
Associated Acts
The Velvet Underground, John Cale, Nico, David Bowie, The Killers, Mick Ronson, Gorillaz, Laurie Anderson, Peter Gabriel, Metallica.