The new album collaboration between Lou Reed and Metallica, Lulu, was inspired by German expressionist writer Frank Wedekind’s plays “Earth Spirit” and “Pandora’s Box,” which tell a story of a young abused dancer’s life and relationships and are now collectively known as the “Lulu Plays.” Since their publication in the early 1900-s, the plays have been the inspiration for a silent film (“Pandora’s Box,” 1929), an opera, and countless other creative endeavors.”

Lulu will be released in various 2-CD versions, as well as a 2-LP vinyl set, on Nov. 1, but you can hear the entire album in full.

27 Album Stream: Lou Reed & Metallicas Collaborative Disc, Lulu


What, Exactly, Does Loutallica Sound Like?

Lolla At 20: Mud & Metallica Reign In 1996

Download More Free MP3s

Listen To Full Albums

Connect with XRT on Facebook

Comments (3)
  1. Christina says:

    Who won the tickets to meet Lou Reed and Metallica? I’d like to go! My whole family loves Lou Reed, espescially my Dad and Metallica.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From WXRT

15 Of The Most Valuable Rock Records
Watch Live From Studio X Performances

Listen Live