Lou Reed

The great Lou Reed joins host Chris Douridas for a conversation and performance this week on newground. The legendary founder of Velvet Underground discusses his ambitious new work The Raven (based on the writings of Edgar Allen Poe), his partner Laurie Anderson, and why we're drawn to things we shouldn't do. He also performs, among others, songs from his legendary solo album Blue Mask as well as the classic &quotWalk; On The Wild Side." Dig into newground with Lou Reed. (http://www.loureed.org/new/index_lou.html)