- — Amanda Palmer (@amandapalmer)Sun, Oct 27 2013 10:29:46i read this on a phone in the back of a cab and just kept hoping it was faked. Lou reed can't die. http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/lou-reed-velvet-underground-leader-and-rock-pioneer-dead-at-71-20131027 …
- — David Bowie Official (@DavidBowieReal)Sun, Oct 27 2013 14:50:52R.I.P. LOU REED It is with great sadness that we report the death of Lou Reed who died today aged 71. (March 2,... t.co/VDIkjhjTba
- — peaches (@peachesnisker)Sun, Oct 27 2013 11:05:26LOU REED R.I.P. You were a huge part of my formative years! when I look up at the night sky, I hope i see you in... fb.me/13grmTYXH
- — Salman Rushdie (@SalmanRushdie)Sun, Oct 27 2013 10:53:51My friend Lou Reed came to the end of his song. So very sad.But hey, Lou, you'll always take a walk on the wild side. Always a perfect day.
- — Clare Bowditch (@ClareBowditch)Sun, Oct 27 2013 15:31:39Thank you Lou Reed. Our heart goes out to your Laurie. You saved the world a little bit. Vale. instagram.com/p/f_NjDmTKkw/
- — Nikki Sixx (@NikkiSixx)Sun, Oct 27 2013 11:57:51RIP Lou Reed.Thank you for your beautiful/dark lyrics/music and stance on life.You inspired me from my teenage years right up till today.
- — Irvine Welsh (@WelshIrvine)Sun, Oct 27 2013 10:26:37Sad to hear about Lou Reed passing. Such a star. RIP Lou, and thanks for giving us Perfect Day for Trainspotting. t.co/CX8LRKqr8H