Jul 23, 2010

Ay, ay, ay, ay, ay

Today's random goodness is an excerpt from a benefit concert called Downtown for Democracy: A Joyful November, where Lou Reed and Laurie Anderson were among the performers in September 2004. You can listen to the whole concert on ArtOnAir. Here is a spoken word duet between Lou and Laurie, volume (and sound quality) as enhanced as allowed by the original material:

Hint: Laurie has also told two of her stories: one about the canoe trip in Utah and the other about the summer she broke her spine at 12.