American Originals: Lou Reed

American Originals is WYEP’s monthly series on an essential American artist and their music. This month, we will highlight the career of Lou Reed. From the Velvet Underground to his solo career and collaborations, Lou Reed's innovative guitar playing, songwriting and provocative nature has made him legendary.  You'll hear music from his early years, as well as The Velvet Underground, Laurie Anderson, Antony & the Johnsons, Gorillaz and Booker T. and The Roots.