Tribute to Jimmy Scott

Here is a great tribute to one of Lou’s favorite singers of all time, Jimmy Scott, written by Lou’s good friend Scott Richman.

Jimmy Scott – The Voice of an Angel

Final Weapon on Kickstarter

Stephan Berwick, friend and Tai Chi brother of Lou, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund a feature-length version of Final Weapon.

Final Weapon was originally released in 2010 as a short film. It stars Master Ren Guang Yi, Lou’s long-time Tai Chi teacher, and features a cameo appearance by and the music of Lou.

Click here to view the Kickstarter page for Final Weapon.


New York: Lou Reed at Lincoln Center

A gathering open to the public – no speeches. no live performances, just Lou’s voice, guitar music & songs – playing the recordings selected by his family and friends.

The Paul Milstein Pool & Terrace at Lincoln Center
Thursday November 14th. Time 1:00PM to 4:00PM

















Lou Read Chair by Starck

French designer Philippe Starck has created a ‘Lou Read’ armchair for the Royal Monceau Hotel in Paris. This article contains a video which documents the creation process of the chair.

Lou on Kanye’s Album

Lou wrote about Kanye West’s new album, “Yeezus”

You can read about it here.