2nd' Helping

LOU REED is in Manhattan mixing a live album recorded in L.A. last summer. Expect versions of such Velvet Underground songs as ''Sunday Morning.''

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Originally posted Oct 24, 2003 Published in issue #734 Oct 24, 2003 Order article reprints