The Velvet Underground
Nina Simone, Charley Pride and Jimmie Rodgers among Recording Academy's 2017 honorees
Our guide to his best, deepest and most overlooked LPs – from Velvet Underground classics to solo landmarks and beyond
Track will appear on ambient-music pioneer's upcoming album 'The Ship'
Influential composer, professor, filmmaker and artist died suddenly following bout with pneumonia
Cellist reimagines classic 1967 album at Paris show
Song appears on 'Vinyl' soundtrack
Velvet Underground co-founder explains why he revisited the chaos of his 1982 LP to make 'M:FANS'
Velvet Underground vet remakes a 1982 artifact, transforming and deepening it in the process
A historic set of high-fidelity 1969 recordings capture the band at a pinnacle of white-hot guitar jams and streetwise poetics
Tom Wilson shepherded Dylan's electric period; signed Velvets, Mothers of Invention
A look back at the Velvets' final album illuminates a key turning point in Lou Reed's life's work
Track will appear on upcoming box set, 'Loaded: Re-Loaded 45th Anniversary Edition'
Deluxe edition will feature album in stereo and mono, session outtakes, previously unreleased live recordings and more
"Lou’s genuinely proud of what he’d done and could really appreciate his own work," legend's widow says
"His consciousness infiltrated and illuminated our cultural voice," Smith says of Reed