Lou Reed released Spanish Fly: Live in Spain
On June 7th, 2005 Sanctuary Visual Entertainment will release, for the first time ever on DVD, a live greatest hits collection, capturing the legendary Lou Reed on stage in Spain in the Summer of 2004. Aptly titled Spanish Fly: Live In Spain, the DVD features a magnificent set of eleven of Reed’s finest songs, including re-worked takes of his Velvet Underground classics ‘Sweet Jane’ and ‘Venus In Furs,’ as well as his acclaimed solo work including the undeniable classic ‘Walk On The Wild Side.’
Artist: Lou Reed
Title: Spanish Fly: Live in Spain
Release date: 06/7/05
Label: Sanctuary Visual Entertainment
Single: Sweet Jane
Buy at: Amazon
Recorded on August 7th 2004 at the Benicassim Festival in Spain, Reed is joined by long-time collaborators Mike Rathke on guitar, bassist Fernando Saunders, drummer Tony Smith and Jane Scarpantoni on the cello. Together, these musicians showcase the artist in a powerful new light, featuring performances that show both stunning range and a resilient edge.
A celebrated musician and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Lou Reed began his career as a founding member of The Velvet Underground and has since then released numerous solo works to critical acclaim.
Spanish Fly: Live In Spain is a must have for fans and music lovers alike. Featuring a full concert performance as well as a rare Gallery that includes thirteen photographs taken by Reed himself, this special DVD is sure to become a fan favorite.
Spanish Fly: Live in Spain Tracklisting
Why Do You Talk
Venus In Furs
Romeo Had Juliette
Satellite Of Love
The Blue Mask
Walk On The Wild Side
"Spanish Fly: Live in Spain" by Lou Reed - release date: 06/7/05..