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Sundance Channel remembers Lou Reed

Article: Sundance Channel remembers Lou Reed

In honor of legendary musician Lou Reed who passed away earlier this week, Sundance Channel will re-broadcast the episode of the interview series SPECTACLE: ELVIS COSTELLO WITH.. featuring the rock icon and Velvet Underground founder, on Saturday, November 2 at 7pm.

Sundance Watch List: Lou Reed's RED SHIRLEY

Article: Sundance Watch List: Lou Reed's RED SHIRLEY

Lou Reed has a reputation as a tough interview – though I honestly found him charming when I sat down with him a few years back – but in his new short film, RED SHIRLEY, which will have a special screening at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, the veteran rock star gets a taste of…

Preparing with Lou Reed

Article: Preparing with Lou Reed

Many thanks to all the people who watched our first episode and reacted so favorably and enthusiastically…we thought there was an audience for this kind of show – maybe we were right. The second episode on Sundance Channel features Lou Reed, with a special, not-to-be-missed appearance (and “performance”) by artist/filmmaker Julian Schnabel. Coincidentally, Julian got…

Elvis Costello And Punk Rock

Article: Elvis Costello And Punk Rock

“Punk—what nonsense that was,” Elvis Costello recently said to Spin magazine. “I never really went along with the philosophical background…I’m just a songwriter. I knew older stuff and I knew newer stuff.” It’s easy to understand why, given his obvious other interests from Day One and the wide range of musical styles he would soon…