Rock and Roll Diary: 1967–1980 was released by Arista Records in 1980 as a double album split between tracks by the Velvet Underground and tracks by Lou Reed, attempting to demonstrate the arc of his songwriting over the first fifteen years of his career. The versions of "Heroin" and "Femme Fatale" are from the 1974 Velvet Underground live album 1969: The Velvet Underground Live. Coney Island Baby" comes from the Live: Take No Prisoners album. The liner notes for the album were written by Ellen Willis.
Rock and Roll Diary: 1967-1980. Given the large number of stylistic detours and periodic creative dead ends that have marked Lou Reed's career, it isn't surprising that his body of work doesn't readily lend itself to a neatly packed "greatest hits" album; while there are more than a few Lou Reed collections on the market, most of them fall short of the mark as a. truly accurate representation of his body of work. album di Lou Reed del 1980. Leggi in un'altra lingua. Aggiungi agli osservati speciali. Rock and Roll Diary: 1967-1980 è una raccolta di brani dei The Velvet Underground e di Lou Reed, pubblicata in un doppio album dall'Arista Records nel 1980. I brani Heroin e Femme Fatale sono tratti dall'album 1969: The Velvet Underground Live; Coney Island Baby è tratto dall'album Live: Take No Prisoners. I'm Waiting for the Man. White Light, White Heat.
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Admittedly, beyond the inescapable "Street Hassle" the Arista song choices are perverse even for Lou-three from his album of six months ago, neither great one among them. And beyond the inescapable "Walk on the Wild Side" the RCA choices aren't much more coherent (cf. RCA's own Walk on the Wild Side). So Clive's minions hire Ellen Willis to make sense of it all-which, striving almost too mightily, she almost does.
The album contains no instrumental overdubs with the exception of Reeds guitar on My House, longtime Reed collaborator Fernando Saunders plays the bass and adds backing vocals to this album and can also be seen in A Night with Lou Reed. In 2000, a version of The Blue Mask was released.
Lewis Allan "Lou" Reed (born March 2, 1942) is an American rock musician, songwriter, and photographer. He is best known as guitarist, vocalist, and principal songwriter of The Velvet Underground, and for his solo career, which has spanned several decades. Though the Velvet Underground were a comm. ore . Year: 1980. Missing lyrics by Lou Reed? Know any other songs by Lou Reed?
|A1||–The Velvet Underground||Waiting For The Man||4:27|
|A2||–The Velvet Underground||White Light/White Heat||2:44|
|A3||–The Velvet Underground||I Heard Her Call My Name||4:36|
|A4||–The Velvet Underground||Pale Blue Eyes||5:40|
|A5||–The Velvet Underground||Beginning To See The Light||4:34|
|B1||–The Velvet Underground||Sweet Jane||3:15|
|B2||–The Velvet Underground||Rock And Roll||4:40|
|B3||–The Velvet Underground||Heroin||9:44|
|B4||–The Velvet Underground||Femme Fatale||3:02|
|B5||–Lou Reed||Walk On The Wild Side||4:12|
|C2||–Lou Reed||Men Of Good Fortune||4:37|
|C3||–Lou Reed||The Kids||7:51|
|C4||–Lou Reed||Coney Island Baby||8:30|
|C5||–Lou Reed||Temporary Thing||5:15|
|D1||–Lou Reed||All Through The Night||4:57|
|D2||–Lou Reed||So Alone||4:09|
|D3||–Lou Reed||How Do You Speak To An Angel||4:07|
|D4||–Lou Reed||Keep Away||3:29|
|D5||–Lou Reed||Street Hassle||11:00|
- Record Company – Ariola Eurodisc GmbH
- Distributed By – Ariola Group Of Companies
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Arista Records, Inc.
- Copyright (c) – Arista Records, Inc.
- Pressed By – Sonopress
- Printed By – TOPAC
- Written-By – Lou Reed
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Label Code: LC 3484
- Matrix / Runout (Side A): 301440 A-1/80S Made In Germany
- Matrix / Runout (Side B): 301440 B-1/80S Made In Germany
- Matrix / Runout (Side C): 301441 A-1/80S Made In Germany
- Matrix / Runout (Side D): 301441 B-1/80S Made In Germany
- Rights Society: GEMA
- Price Code (Germany): -406
- Price Code (France): AE 202
- Other (Cat. # MC equivalent): 501 442
|A2L 8603||Lou Reed||Rock And Roll Diary 1967-1980 (2xLP, Comp, Gat)||Arista||A2L 8603||US||1980|
|A2L 8603||Lou Reed||Rock And Roll Diary 1967-1980 (2xLP, Comp, Gat)||Arista||A2L 8603||New Zealand||1980|
|TIG 737||Lou Reed||Rock And Roll Diary 1967-1980 (Part Two) (Cass, Comp, Unofficial)||Tiger||TIG 737||Unknown|
|2 ARS 1138||Lou Reed||Rock And Roll Diary 1967-1980 (2xLP, Comp, Gat)||Arista||2 ARS 1138||Italy||1984|
|301 442||Lou Reed||Rock And Roll Diary 1967-1980 (2xLP, Comp, Gat)||Arista||301 442||Benelux||1980|