Maureen Tucker

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    The Voice's 1970 Review of Velvet Underground's Last Performances

    Lou Reed left the Velvet Underground in August 1970, but before he did the band played two shows a night for nine weeks at Max's Kansas City on Park Avenue. Their stint there was memorialized with an album, Live at Max's Kansas City, which was put out by Cotillion Records two years later. Richar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    The Voice's 1989 Review of Lou Reed's New York

    The Lou Reed on 1989's New York is a different animal than the one we'd previously come to know. He's kicked drugs. He's explicitly political. "The archetypal Lou Reed song makes you feel compassion for somebody you never understood and never expected to feel compassion for," Voice scribe Tom Carson ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2009

    The Velvet Underground Reunion That Probably Won't Happen But Still (!)

    ​On December 8th, former Velvets Lou Reed, Maureen Tucker, and Doug Yule will find themselves sitting in the same room at the New York Public Library as part of an event promoting The Velvet Underground: New York Art, an omnibus VU retro out now on Rizzoli. David Fricke will be on hand to inte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2007

    Live: I'm Not There Dylan Tribute at the Beacon Theater

    Text by Bret Gladstone I’m Not There Concert Beacon Theater November 8th, 2007 “You know, nobody’s mentioned Bob Dylan yet,” said X man John Doe. This was approximately one hour and forty-eight minutes into the I’m Not There concert— a tribute to Todd Haynes’ new Dylan biopic, and t ... More >>

  • Music

    September 11, 2001