Monday, January 28, 2008

Two New Songs by Lou Reed Inspired by Documentary Nanking

April 2007 marked the release of an unusual album for Lou Reed’s, a meditation album, Hudson River Wind Meditations. This electronic suite of music was created apparently to enhance the practice of tai chi, yoga and bodywork. (oh dear !).

Now he has recorded two songs inspired by a movie entitled Nanking, a documentary about the Japanese invasion of Nanking, China during World War II which includes appearances by Woody Harrelson, Mariel Hemingway and more.

Check it all out below (thanx to sneakattackmedia for permission)

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