Lou Reed's Guide to New York City
7) "Home of the Brave" 1983
"Here's to Frank, hit in some bar in picturesque Brooklyn Heights."
8) "Romeo Had Juliette" 1989
"Manhattan's sinking like a rock / into the filthy Hudson what a shock."
9) "Halloween Parade" 1989
"There's a down town fairy singing out 'Proud Mary' As she cruises Christopher Street."
10) "Dirty Blvd." 1989
"A small kid stands by the Lincoln Tunnel, he's selling plastic roses for a buck /
The traffic's backed up to 39th Street, the TV whores are calling the cops out for a suck."
11) "Hold On" 1989
"You better hold on / I'm gonna meet you in Tompkins Square."
12) "Rock Minuet" 2000
"On Avenue B, someone cruised him one night / he took him in an alley and then pulled a knife."
13) "Coney Island Baby"
"Coney Island Baby"
Lou Reed's Last Great Album
Norton Records Remembers Lou Reed
The Voice's 1967 Review of Velvet Underground's Debut Album
New Yorkers Remember Lou Reed
The Time Lou Reed Bought Excile's "Kiss You All Over" at a Times Square Record Store
The Voice's 1972 Review of Lou Reed's First Solo Performance
The Voice's 1970 Review of Velvet Underground's Last Performances