SxSW Spotlight: Thurston Moore’s Lou Reed Tribute

The Artist: The underground’s greatest living guitar god.

Their Latest Release: Trees Outside the Academy (Ecstatic Peace, 2007)

The Showcase: Lou Reed Tribute @ The FADER Fort, 3.13.08

The Set in a Sentence: One of the only signs of life in a rather stale paean to one of rock’s reigning nihilists.

And a Letter Grade: A-

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