Velvet Underground Bandmates and Friends Pay Tribute in BBC’s ‘Lou Reed Remembered’

Posted December 11, 2013 at 10:04 am

Almost two months after his death, finally, some programming about Lou Reed… In the new BBC Four documentary, Lou Reed Remembered, a collection of contemporaries will congregate to pay tribute to the late Velvets frontman. The hour-long program airs December 15 (9pm UK/4pm EST), and features contributions from former bandmates Mo Tucker and Doug Yule, […]

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Five Points: A History of the Bloody Ould’ Sixth

Posted September 14, 2012 at 11:33 am

Approaching its fifth week on television, Copper continues to explore the landscape of Five Points-era New York City.

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Recap: BBC America Premieres “Copper” at MoMA

Posted August 16, 2012 at 10:24 am

While the storm raged, BBC America threw itself a premiere party for their highly-anticipated original series, Copper.

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“Planet Earth” Banks on Delancey

Posted April 11, 2012 at 10:37 am

In addition to producing the big-budget Five Points era drama Copper, the network is now occupying arguably the largest swath of advertising real estate in the neighborhood.

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Five Points Era Drama “Copper” Premieres in August

Posted April 3, 2012 at 10:21 am

The oft-romanticized Five Points era of Gotham history is coming to the small screen later this summer, thanks to BBC America.

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New BBC Series “Copper” Focuses on Five Points Era of New York

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:34 am

The Beeb is knee-deep in a new period crime drama based on the oft-romanticized lore of 19th Century Gotham city.

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Doctor Who Star Arthur Darvill Toured East Village

Last modified April 23, 2011 at 2:01 pm

Hype surrounding the new season of British sci-fi hit “Doctor Who” is at somewhat of a fever pitch.

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Lower East Side Rats Coming to Discovery’s “Human Planet”

Posted April 21, 2011 at 6:18 am

The Lower East Side and its notorious rat population makes a primetime cable appearance Sunday evening during the final episode of “Human Planet.”

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New Strokes Record to Drop March 22

Posted January 12, 2011 at 2:22 pm

A week after telling BBC that a Strokes record would happen in March, a date has been set.

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New Strokes Record in March?

Posted January 5, 2011 at 3:16 pm

Sources are saying that the Strokes will make their illustrious return with a new record by early spring.

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