07 Mar 2014
SXSW music festival will be holding a tribute to Lou Reed on Friday March 14th. Lou was the festival’s keynote speaker in 2008, where he also performed ‘Walk on the Wild Side’ with Moby.
‘All that young guy stuff – that’s punk. No one can beat that. And now it exists, and it will forever.’ – Lou Reed, SXSW, 2008
Lou’s friends Richard Barone and Alejandro Escovedo will be presenting the commemoration concert, which features a host of bands influenced by Lou’s seminal work. For more details, click here.
Photograph © Mick Rock
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