In his eulogy, Bono recalls the first time he met Reed, on the Amnesty International Conspiracy of Hope tour in 1986. He writes of how he and Reed bonded over poetry, specifically James Joyce. The two would go on form a friendship that involved swapping short-stories by Delmore Schwartz and poems by Seamus Heaney.
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 […]
After weeks of mounting anticipation, the line-up for Coachella 2013 has been revealed. Nostalgia reigns, with a slew of reunions including ‘90s Brit-pop heroes Blur and the Stone Roses, electronic pioneers New Order, hip-hop legends […]
Golden-voiced Britain’s Got Talent singer [lastfm]Susan Boyle[/lastfm] was reduced to tears when The [lastfm]Velvet Underground[/lastfm] front man [lastfm]Lou Reed[/lastfm] refused to give her permission to sing his classic song “Perfect Day” on America’s Got Talent […]