I'll Be Your Mirror
The Collected Lyrics
'The nature of Lou Reed's lyric writing that had been hitherto unknown in rock ... gave us the environment in which to put our more theatrical vision. He supplied us with the stretch and the landscape, and we peopled it.' - David Bowie
Born in 1942 in Brooklyn,
Lou Reed was the lead guitarist, singer and principal songwriter for the
Velvet Underground, before embarking on a legendary solo career that spanned five decades. He released more than sixteen albums, including
Coney Island Baby, Berlin and
. He died in 2013.