In late 2006, Lou Reed created a highly visual show based on his third solo album Berlin, released in 1973. The performance of Berlin in Arles is part of a first-time world tour. Lou Reed is accompanied on stage by some 30 artists including his band, a string ensemble, a brass section and a children’s choir.
The music director is Canadian Bob Ezrin, assisted by producer Hal Willner.
The staging and...