In its original form, it features five songs, four of which are songs by the Velvet Underground. The two guitarists would later form the basis of the second Alice Cooper band, beginning on Welcome to My Nightmarewhich also features Glan and John.
A sleeper hitit peaked at No. Paul Nelson of Rolling Stone magazine was in attendance that night. Writing about Rock n Roll Animal and its sequel, Lou Reed Livewhich were both recorded at the same show, he recalled: "As it happens, I had seen Reed and a mediocre pickup band at Lincoln Center some months earlier in his first New York non-Velvets appearance and he was tragic in every sense of the word. And it was, as one can judge from the resultant albums. Reviewing in Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the SeventiesRobert Christgau said, "At its best, Reed's live music brings the Velvets into the arena in a clean redefinition of heavy, thrilling without threatening to stupefy.
I could do without Hunter's showboating 'Introduction,' and I've always had my reservations about 'Heroin,' but this is a live album with a reason for living. A remastered version was released on CD in It featured two tracks not included on the original LP or CD release. Further excerpts from the same concert were released in Dont Feed The Animals Lou Reed Live between the remastered Rock 'n' Roll Animal and Lou Reed Live the entire show has been released, albeit in a different order than Holding On - The Beauty Room - The Beauty Room original concert.
This live album's stereo mix puts guitarist Dick Wagner on the right channel, and Steve Hunter on the left; this arrangement is reversed on Lou Reed Live. All tracks are written by Lou Reedexcept where noted. Adapted from the Rock 'n' Roll Animal Every Scar - Various - HACC Underground Hits notes.
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