Lou Reed

Lou Reed’s Final Interview: ‘My Life is Music’ [VIDEO]

Posted November 14, 2013 at 10:07 am

As we continue to mourn the loss of one of rock ‘n’ roll’s greatest, Lou Reed, his last interview is something that will surely put a smile on your face. It’s one that captured his abiding passion for his craft, not to mention his one-of-a-kind personality. On Saturday, September 21 in New York City, Reed […]

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The Ludlow Apartment Where Lou Reed and John Cale Formed Velvet Underground

Posted October 30, 2013 at 10:04 am

The dearly departed Lou Reed shared a loft with violist John Cale at 56 Ludlow Street in the early sixties. It was in this Lower East Side tenement, on the fifth floor, that the Velvet Underground was born. John Cale reminisced about these good ole days in a Wall Street Journal article published earlier this […]

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Mourning the Loss of Lou Reed

Last modified October 28, 2013 at 8:12 am

Lou Reed died yesterday in his Amagansett, Long Island home; the Velvet Underground frontman was 71 years old. Official cause of death was liver failure, according to Dr. Charles Miller of the Cleveland Clinic, where Reed had undergone liver transplant surgery earlier this year. Here is a quick roundup of tribute reporting from across the interwebs: […]

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Rock n Roll Map of Manhattan

Posted April 22, 2011 at 6:28 am

We here at Boogie pride ourselves on being junkies for music and maps of Manhattan. Combine the two and we’re definitely happy campers.

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Lou Reed Spotted on East Houston

Posted March 21, 2011 at 6:18 am

We spotted Lou Reed with some interesting footwear on East Houston. More after the jump!

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Happy Birthday, Lou Reed

Posted March 2, 2010 at 2:24 pm

Today, Lou Reed celebrates his 68th birthday.  Happy birthday, dude!

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