Walk on the Wild Side: The Best of Lou Reed is the first greatest hits compilation by Lou Reed, formerly of The Velvet Underground. It was issued by RCA Records after Reed's first contract with them ended in 1976. Issued on compact disc on October 25, 1990, the album cover features photos by Mick Rock of Reed and then-girlfriend Rachel Humphreys. Satellite of Love" - 3:40 (from Transformer (1972)). Wild Child" - 4:37 (from Lou Reed (1972)). I Love You" - 2:18 (from Lou Reed).
Walk on the Wild Side - The Jazz Side of Mod 2011. Hard Times (The Slop). Gods of Tenor Saxophone 2005. Walk on the Wild Side - The Jazz Side of Mod 2014. Red Beans & Rice. Greatest BBQ Blues 1987. Things got thin for the Thin Man during the '60s (45s for Sir, Cub, Enjoy, Peanut, Jell, Clamike, and Brunswick came and went without much notice) and '70s, but he mounted a comeback bid in 1987 with a fresh album, Return of the Thin Man, for Bob Greenlee's Kingsnake logo (later picked up by Alligator). King of the Boogie Sax followed in 1993 for Ichiban's Wild Dog imprint. Watts continues to work as a session saxist for Greenlee when he's not pursuing his own interests.
Streiflicht & Tonnberg - Gone Fishing (Lars Moston remix) 05:40 15. Tom Novy - Walking On The Moog (CaTekk remix) 08:36 16. Midnight Pulse - Smooth Breathing 09:11 17. Felix Eul - Auch (Beatamines & David Jach remix) 07:23 18. Saite Zwei - Riparian (Moinzen remix) 07:22 19. Morja - A Sunday Tune (Dice remix) 09:19 20. Simon Leitner & Neal Porter - Elefantos (Neal Porter mix) 06:57 21. Matthias Korr - North (SchA¤ufler & Zovsky remix) 09:29 22. Boy Kiss Girl - Lean On Me (Juliet Sikora & PACO remix) 06:03 23. OmarOmenos - Taba's Room 08:29 24.
They were playing 'Walk On The Wild Side. The funny thing is that, while I knew the Velvet Underground's music, I'd never met Lou Reed. The album version of this song runs 4:12. This came out at a time when audiences were intrigued by cross-dressing and homosexuality in music. Glam Rock," where the performers wore feminine clothes, was big, and artists like David Bowie and Elton John were attracting fans both gay and straight. Somehow the seamier side of life don''t seem so seamy when Lou Reed sings the song. Jim from Johnsonburg, NyOne of my personal three coolest songs of all time! I've always loved the fact that Lou slipped all the sex and drug references past the censors by using NYC hipster lingo!
previously non-LP B-side "Nowhere at Al. It was a bulletproof selection, as unimaginative as it was dependable, which oddly was why it worked so well. Reed's solo career had seen some extreme tangents, and this album caught them, from the Dylan-ish "Wild Child" to the glam pop of the Transformer material, and from the heavy metal rearrangements of old Velvet Underground songs on Rock N Roll Animal to the attempts at straightforward adult singer/songwriter rock on songs like "Coney Island Baby
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Everyone doing their thing, taking a walk on the wild side. I can’t imagine how anyone could conceive of that. The album was called Transformer.