Lou Reed anti-crack TV ad (1986)

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Sheila Klein
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Lou Reed anti-crack TV ad (1986)

Post by Sheila Klein » 14 Sep 2020 19:08

You know a drug is some bad shit when even Lou Reed steers you away from it:


session photo courtesy Erik Lindgren (l-r):
Jon Goward (ad man), Jim Fitts (ad man), Lou Reed (talent), unid'd. (recording eng.), Erik Lindgren (composer)


It was at this session that Lindgren got Reed to autograph his Primitives 45. :P

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Re: Lou Reed anti-crack TV ad (1986)

Post by hkmartin » 15 Sep 2020 02:06

I don't think I ever saw that one, but I remember this one. https://youtu.be/taEeDciR7gg

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Re: Lou Reed anti-crack TV ad (1986)

Post by peppergomez » 16 Sep 2020 04:51

Pretty sure that if crack were around in the 60s and 70s, Lou would have done it

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