Tag: lou reed

richard hell, cbgb, the voidoids

Richard Hell hated his album ‘Destiny Street,’ so he did it three more times

When we left off in our expansive conversation with Richard Hell, we established his chicken-and-egg credentials in punk’s development. We spoke of his establishing...
mcu bands, adele, my chemical romance, garbage, the cure

37 musicians who exist in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Music seems to know no boundaries, speaking a language that we all understand. It crosses all barriers and evidently all universes as well. From...
DE'WAYNE I know something-min

DE’WAYNE sees a place for everyone in alternative music

Singer, rapper and a true-to-form poet, DE’WAYNE is changing the scope of rock ’n’ roll and punk as we know it. His aggressive and...
Noise bands, girls in synthesis, jesus and mary chain, boris, lydia lunch

15 bands who are crucial to the history of noise music

When it initially blasted into the world from New York’s Lower East Side almost concurrently with punk in 1977, it was dubbed no wave....
Bob Kulick

Veteran guitarist for Kiss, ‘SpongeBob’ and more Bob Kulick dies at age 70

Veteran session guitarist Bob Kulick has passed away at the age of 70 as confirmed in a Facebook post from his brother and former Kiss guitarist...

We made a Velvet Underground covers album featuring Nirvana, Joy Division, more

Last month marked 50 years since the Velvet Underground released their monumental second album, White Light/White Heat. Issued Jan. 30, 1968, the six-song cornerstone...

Watch Finn Wolfhard’s band Calpurnia cover the Velvet Underground

Last night in Brooklyn, Stranger Things star Finn Wolfhard's band, Calpurnia, performed an epic cover of a classic the Velvet Underground track. Check...

Kirk Hammett: Metallica’s Lou Reed collab ‘Lulu’ was “one of the best things we’ve...

Metallica's Kirk Hammett thinks the band's collaborative album with Lou Reed was "one of the best things" they've ever done. Read More: Metallica’s James Hetfield...

The 10 Best Moments of the Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame Inductions

Ringo and Green Day and Fall Out Boy and Miley Cyrus and Joan Jett and sexual innuendos and tears and copious F-bombs! Holy HBO...

Green Day, Joan Jett, Lou Reed among 2015 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame...

The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame has officially announced the inductees for 2015. Green Day, Lou Reed, Joan Jett And The Blackhearts, Stevie...