LOU REED – TRANSFORMED! — Madeline Bocaro

Lou Reed’s blackened eyes on the cover of his Transformer album are vacant. Lou looks like a superstar with his powdered white face, although his star had not yet risen. He is onstage – clothed in black velvet and sequins, holding his guitar. With this mask of make-up he is alluring, yet somewhat monstrous. He seems detached – elsewhere…

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