Legendary Rock Pioneer Lou Reed Dead at 71

3:54 pm
Sun October 27, 2013

Legendary Rock Pioneer Lou Reed Dead at 71

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Legendary rock pioneer and Syracuse University/WAER alumnus, Lou Reed, died Sunday at 71.
Lex van Rossen/MAI/Redferns Lou Reed, a massively influential songwriter and guitarist who helped shape nearly fifty years of rock music, died today. The cause of his death has not yet been released, but Reed underwent a liver transplant in May.
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