Classic album performed for first time in its entirety in UK

Tickets go on sale this week for the European premier of Lou Reed’s classic Berlin album.

Reed will be performing the controversial 1973 album in its entirety at two UK concerts at London’s Hammersmith Apollo on Saturday June 30 and Sunday July 1.

He will be performing with a 30-piece ensemble, including his regular touring band, a string and horn section and a children’s choir.

Tickets for the hammersmith shows ar priced at £45, £55 and £60 and are available online at or

Ticket hotline: 0870 400 0688

For the full story of Lou and Berlin, see the exclusive interview in this month’s Uncut.