Listen to Lou Reed’s Last Interview: “I am very emotionally affected by sound”

Lou Reed gave his last interview on September 21 2013, talking to director Farida Khelfa after a photo shoot for the company Parrot, who he’d been helping work on their Zik headphones to make them better suited for rock music. Reed talks about becoming a musician, advances in music technology, and his emotional relationship with music, specifically speaking with genuine wonder, amazement, and passion about the power of sound.

Shared by Rolling Stone, you can watch the full interview above.

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