On Friday's WhiteNoise/Gizmodo Open Thread, someone asked for our favorite Velvet Underground tunes and I replied "Run, Run, Run". I don't know if they knew something that I didn't, but now that I've learned of Lou Reed's passing, later I'll be fishing through YouTube for random videos and Wolfgang's Vault for some of his concert performances.

In the meantime, bootlegs of a couple of my old faves (I'm not seeing the sanctioned versions): two interviews with Charlie Rose; one solo from '98 and another with Laurie Anderson from '03. Also, I see in the YouTube sidebar a 75-min "American Masters" documentary from '98, which I'll embed after the two Charlie Rose. (doc has been removed from YouTube)

"Run, Run, Run"

RIP

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