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Joan Jett (Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Joan Jett, Bill Withers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day Lead 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

Lou Reed, Bill Withers and the Marvelettes are also on the ballot.

10/09/2014

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Dick Wagner, Former Alice Cooper Guitarist, Dead at 71

Dick Wagner, celebrated guitarist known for his work with Alice Cooper, KISS and Lou Reed, has died. He was 71.

07/31/2014

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Lana Del Rey Says Lou Reed Was Set To Record A Verse For ‘Brooklyn Baby’ Before He Died

Not only was he supposed to guest on the song, but the two were set to head into the studio the same day Reed passed away.

06/13/2014

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Hear Lana Del Rey’s New Song ‘Brooklyn Baby’

On the moody, reverb-heavy track off her new album (out June 17), Lana plays the lovesick flower child we all know that she is, but it’s not all peace and love, she’s dealing with whether or not her older flame can handle her hipster lifestyle.

06/09/2014

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Hear Macaulay Culkin’s Pizza-Themed Velvet Underground Tribute Band

For all those people wondering what Macaulay Culkin has been up to lately, it seems he’s been working on his music. Specifically, pizza-themed renditions of Velvet Undergound and Lou Reed songs.

12/09/2013

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Morrissey to Release His Cover of Lou Reed’s ‘Satellite of Love’

“He has been there all of my life. He will always be pressed to my heart. Thank God for those, like Lou, who move within their own laws, otherwise imagine how dull the world would be.”

11/11/2013

Neil Young with Jim James of My Morning Jacket at the 2013 Bridge School Benefit. (Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)

Bridge School Benefit 2013: Watch Neil Young Play with Arcade Fire, CSNY, MMJ; Honor Lou Reed

Neil Young and co. put together a solid lineup of classic rock icons, chart-toppers and a jazz singer for this year’s Bridge School Benefit concert, which took place this weekend in Mountainview, Calif.

10/28/2013

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Lou Reed Drops Off Coachella

If you’re making the trek out to Indio, Cal. for Coachella with the aim of seeing the legendary Lou Reed perform, you may want to make other arrangements. The former Velvet Underground frontman has cancelled […]

03/27/2013

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Coachella Festival Grows

Just when you thought the Southern California festival couldn’t get any larger, Coachella promoters Goldenvoice have announced a series of intimate concerts featuring a wide variety of festival artists performing at intimate venues around event […]

02/25/2013

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Coachella 2013 Line-Up Announced

After weeks of mounting anticipation, the line-up for Coachella 2013 has finally been revealed.

KROQ-FM–01/24/2013

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