Lou Reed – Perfect Day

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An evening pause: a song by Lou Reed, produced by David Bowie, with a host of singers.


One comment

  • Jim

    Very good. Even though that was indeed written way back in 1972, Lou still seems to have come a long way from his Velvet Underground days (who could forget “I’m Waiting for the Man”- which I guess at that time was his vision of a perfect day!).
    But hey, he’s playing with Metallica now so he is full of changes.
    Good one.

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