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 studied creative writing at University of Maryland, College Park and went on to receive his MFA in the field from California College of the Arts. After a few years of odd jobs, he landed at KQED, where he worked his way up from an intern to being the lead producer of a literature podcast and then the creator and editor of KQED Pop. In his free time, he teaches yoga and sings his heart out at karaoke.