Velvet Underground

Holy Shit

Watch Billy Corgan Cover The Velvet Underground in His Tea House

Don't break Billy's heart.
John Hill
5.14.16
Holy Shit

Julian Casablancas Covered The Velvet Underground's "Venus In Furs" For HBO's 'Vinyl'

Casablancas evokes the spirit and power of Lou Reed like no other.
John Hill
4.16.16
Internet Exploring

Aloha! Two New Tracks from Drake Have Appeared Online

The first features Popcaan and the second samples Nico from the Velvet Underground.
Noisey Staff
3.29.16
Longreads Or Whatever

Lou Reed's Life in the Suburbs, 'Transformer,' and the Days after the Velvet Underground

Check out an excerpt from Aidan Levy's new book on the rock legend.
9.28.15
Woah, Dude!

Father John Misty Reckons Lou Reed's Ghost Told Him to Remove Taylor Swift Cover in a Dream

*Hits blunt*
9.23.15
Never Meet Your Heroes

Mark E Smith Bit Down on my Throat Like a Rottweiler on a New-Born

In a new feature, we ask some of our favourite music journalists to cast their lager-braised minds back to the times they met their musical idols.
Mark Beaumont
2.19.14
Features

The Great Rockstars Will All be Dead Soon

We are soon to be orphans, but there may just be one last great wail left in us yet.
JS Rafaeli
11.1.13
Music

Here Are Some Things You Don't Know About Lou Reed

RIP, laughing Lou.
Gavin Haynes
10.28.13
Features

Lou Reed Made Me Fall To Pieces. Twice.

Jeremy Allen on what it was like to talk to Lou.
10.28.13
Features

Lou Reed Knew That Rock’n’Roll Could Save Lives

Tim Jonze on how his love of music, his marriage and his value system all comes down to one man.
Tim Jonze
10.28.13