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    Posted: October 27 2013 at 15:28
Reported on the BBC website. Lou Reed has died at the age of 71



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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 16:15
Really sad news. I saw this on Facebook earlier this evening and everyone was saying it was a hoax. 
I guess not. Unhappy
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 18:08
Woke up this morning with Lou's song "Makeup" in my head for unknown reason. I was singing it as I got ready for work and while riding my motorbike to work. I get into work and my wife phones to tell me Lou Reed has died.
Spooky.
Rip Lou.
Loved you forever.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 18:21
What?! Shocked

RIP Lou Cry
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 18:22
Sad to hear about this today. RIP Lou Reed.

I actually saw this on another website. Sad news. I was going to post it in non prog but now I don't have to. Anyway, VU were a very important band and very experimental for their time period apparently.




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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 18:38
RIP

Maybe I'll listen to MMM tonight.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 19:18
What!? This is the first I heard of this

RIP
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 19:36
He's been really sick for some time--he and his wife used to go to my gym--used to see them all the time and he didn't look in great shape then---Laurie Anderson held up better with age--they also had the same breed of dog as I had and our dogs met--their's wasn't too friendly with mine howeverSmilebut since his liver transplant early this year---things have been mostly down hill---RIP Lou.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 27 2013 at 23:41
Real sad news,

It was only the other day I was thinking if Lou was planning to release any new material soon.

Sadly Not.

RIP New York City Man.
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 28 2013 at 00:13
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 28 2013 at 01:02
So sad... just in the past day or two I've been experiencing some of his lyrics in a very personal way. The verse from pale blue eyes:

If I could make the world as pure and strange as what I see, I'd put you in the mirror I put in front of me.

Rest in peace
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 28 2013 at 01:58
It sucks that no one has commented. RIP Lou
“War is peace.
Freedom is slavery.
Ignorance is strength.”
― George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four

"Ignorance and Prejudice and Fear walk Hand in Hand"- Neil Peart

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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 28 2013 at 02:08
Two Lou-Reed-passing-thread duplicates already ?? Sorry for being nitpicky.


Edited by Dayvenkirq - October 28 2013 at 02:10
"People tell you life is short. ... No, it's not. Life is long. Especially if you make the wrong decisions." - Chris Rock
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Direct Link To This Post Posted: October 28 2013 at 03:47
Yeah please migrate to this thread.
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