Lou Reed Demo Tape Featuring Songs Inspired by Warhol Found in Pittsburgh

October 31st, 2019

A tape of Lou Reed demos featuring songs based on the writings of Andy Warhol has been discovered at the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh. “This tape is Lou Reed working out what he does best,” says Cornell music professor Judith A. Peraino, “which is figuring out the character of his song, telling the stories, being as brutally honest as he is in many of his writings.”

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