Laurie Anderson’s Farewell to Lou Reed Will Make You Cry

| November 6, 2013 | 0 Comments
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Just when you thought you were all cried out about the loss of Lou Reed, his wife Laurie Anderson goes and writes a eulogy that will make you clutch your heart and sob in your cubicle. A must read.

Guido Harari/Contrasto/Redux Rolling Stone pays tribute to Lou Reed, the outsider who changed the course of rock & roll, on the cover of our new issue. In an exclusive essay for RS, Laurie Anderson reflects on her 21-year relationship with Reed and his final moments.

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Emmanuel Hapsis received his MFA in creative writing from California College of the Arts. When he's not editing or writing for KQED Pop, he spends his time wondering if he should start a commune and petting all the stray cats.