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The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.

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PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 13: German author Werner Fritsch attends a radio show at the Czech Radio on May 13, 2014 in Prague, Czech Republic. Werner Fritsch presents his new radio play 'Nico - Spinx of Ice' that tells the stpry of young model Nico, whos was a member fo the legendary music group The Velvet Underground. Fritsch was born in 1960 and studied ethnology at the Maxmilians-Universitat in Munich.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Laurie Anderson attends the public memorial held for Lou Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Salman Rushdie and Laurie Anderson attend the public memorial held for Lou Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Salman Rushdie attends the public memorial held for Lou Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: A music of the late musician Lou Reed was played at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: A fan of the late musician Lou Reed dances to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Salman Rushdie and Laurie Anderson attend the public memorial held for Lou Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Laurie Anderson attends the public memorial held for Lou Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: A fan of the late musician Lou Reed dances to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Fans of the late musician Lou Reed listen to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: A fan of the late musician Lou Reed dances to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: A fan of the late musician Lou Reed listens to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: A fan of the late musician Lou Reed listens to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Liam Bettie, a fan of the late musician Lou Reed, listens to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Roger Hitts, a fan of the late musician Lou Reed, listens to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Speakers play Lou Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: Liam Bettie, a fan of the late musician Lou Reed, listens to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 14: A fan of the late musician Lou Reed listens to Reed's music at a public memorial held for Reed at Lincoln Center on November 14, 2013 in New York City. Lincoln Center played Reed's music, as well as the music of his band, The Velvet Underground, for the public to hear for three hours. Reed died of liver disease on October 27, 2013.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28: A pedestrian walks by the former site of the rock club The Dom, where the Velvet Underground was the house band on October 28, 2013 in New York City. Lou Reed, the influential rock musician and former leader of the Velvet Underground, died Sunday age 71. Reed remained a solo performer for decades after after disbanding the Velvet Underground and became an influence for generations of musicians and artists. His lyrics celebrated a gritter side of life, particularly the New York of the 70's where crime, drugs and art were a staple of the downtown scene.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28: A woman is reflected in a window with a Lou Reed album cover at Rebel Rebel Records in the East Village on October 28, 2013 in New York City. Lou Reed, the influential rock musician and former leader of the Velvet Underground, died October 27, at the age 71. Reed remained a solo performer for decades after after disbanding the Velvet Underground and became an influence for generations of musicians and artists. His lyrics celebrated a gritter side of life, particularly the New York of the 70's where crime, drugs and art were a staple of the downtown scene.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28: A video about the career of musician Lou Reed is displayed in a East Village window on October 28, 2013 in New York City. Lou Reed, the influential rock musician and former leader of the Velvet Underground, died Sunday age 71. Reed remained a solo performer for decades after after disbanding the Velvet Underground and became an influence for generations of musicians and artists. His lyrics celebrated a grittier side of life, particularly the New York of the 70's where crime, drugs and art were a staple of the downtown scene.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28: Flowers and candles are placed at the entrance to the Chelsea Hotel in memory of musician Lou Reed on October 28, 2013 in New York City. Lou Reed, the influential rock musician and former leader of the Velvet Underground, died Sunday age 71. Reed remained a solo performer for decades after after disbanding the Velvet Underground and became an influence for generations of musicians and artists. His lyrics celebrated a grittier side of life, particularly the New York of the 70's where crime, drugs and art were a staple of the downtown scene.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28: A Lou Reed album cover is displayed in the window of Rebel Rebel Records in the West Village on October 28, 2013 in New York City. Lou Reed, the influential rock musician and former leader of the Velvet Underground, died Sunday age 71. Reed remained a solo performer for decades after after disbanding the Velvet Underground and became an influence for generations of musicians and artists. His lyrics celebrated a gritter side of life, particularly the New York of the 70's where crime, drugs and art were a staple of the downtown scene.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28: Flowers and candles are placed at the entrance to the Chelsea Hotel in memory of musician Lou Reed on October 28, 2013 in New York City. Lou Reed, the influential rock musician and former leader of the Velvet Underground, died Sunday age 71. Reed remained a solo performer for decades after after disbanding the Velvet Underground and became an influence for generations of musicians and artists. His lyrics celebrated a grittier side of life, particularly the New York of the 70's where crime, drugs and art were a staple of the downtown scene.
  • The Velvet Underground - NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 28: A person walks by a graffiti covered building along the now gentrifying St. Marks Street where the Velvet Underground got started at The Dom club on October 28, 2013 in New York City. Lou Reed, the influential rock musician and former leader of the Velvet Underground, died Sunday age 71. Reed remained a solo performer for decades after after disbanding the Velvet Underground and became an influence for generations of musicians and artists. His lyrics celebrated a grittier side of life, particularly the New York of the 70's where crime, drugs and art were a staple of the downtown scene.


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