Lou Reed’s masterpiece of misery is re-released in time for its debut performances. Helen Groom 2007 Berlin may be a great album, it’s just not an easy one to listen to. It’s intensely dark in its lyrical content, charting the doomed relationship of Caroline and Jim following them through drug addiction, domestic violence and suicide….

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“Ich bin ein Berliner!” – John F. Kennedy, 1963 As this is my first review I want to make it personal and I really hope that you can find it inspiring. This is a review of a live set that was played at the Netaudio festival during October 11th in 2009 at my favorite club…

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