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Lou Reed, "Pass Thru Fire: The Collected Lyrics"
Da Capo Press | 2008-12-08 | ISBN: 030681630X | 608 pages | PDF | 14,9 MB
The complete lyrics of Lou Reed, founder of the Velvet Underground and among the most acclaimed lyricists of all time.
Containing a body of work that spans more than three decades, Pass Thru Fire is a stunning collection of the lyrics of an American original. Through his many incarnations--from proto punk to glam rocker to elder statesman of the avant garde--Lou Reed's work has maintained an undeniable vividness and raw beauty, fueled by precise character studies and rendered with an admirable shot of moral ambiguity. Beginning with his formative days in the Velvet Underground and continuing through his remarkable solo career--albums like Transformer, Berlin, New York, Magic and Loss, and Ecstasy--Pass Thru Fire is crucial to an appreciation of Lou Reed, not only as a consummate underground musician, but as one of the truly significant poets of our time.
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