Lou Reed ‘Berlin’ tour

Lou Reed has announced a European Tour of his classic LP ‘Berlin’ complete with UK Dates which will see the surly one bringing out his band accompanied by string and horn section. Oh, and not to mention the New London Children’s Choir who will be singing away with the band.

Tickets go on sale this week for the tour which where Reed will play Berlin in it’s entirety. The selected European dates begin in Brussels on June 18th, and include performances in Holland, France, Germany, Britain and Italy.

Lou Reed will perform two UK concerts at the London Hammersmith Apollo on Saturday June 30th and Sunday July 1st. Tickets for the London concerts will go on sale at 9am on Friday March 16th.

The Berlin European concerts are being hailed as a rare insight into one of music’s greatest minds, a labour of love and an integral part of rock history. “I only do this every thirty years,” says Reed. “One time, one time only. You can tell you kids you saw Lou Reed’s Berlin.”

Lou Reed: ‘Berlin’ 2007 European Tour

18-Jun Brussels Forest National 
20-Jun Amsterdam Heineken Music Hall 
23-Jun Paris Palais de Congress 
26-Jun Berlin Tempodrom 
30-Jun London Hammersmith Apollo
1-Jul London Hammersmith Apollo 
3-Jul Lyon Grand Théâtre Romain de Fourvière 
6-Jul Rome Il Parco della Musica 
8-Jul Arezzo Piazza Grande 


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