MOJO magazine with commemorative Lou Reed cover. Exclusive to hmv
Seven weeks prior to his death, Lou Reed conducted his last UK interview with MOJO magazine’s Mark Paytress.
In that piece, he re-lived the making of Transformer, his classic 1972 album co-produced by David Bowie which included his biggest hit, Walk On The Wild Side.
The latest issue of MOJO sees Paytress revisiting that final encounter and celebrating the life and times of the former Velvet Underground leader in personal terms.
While Arcade Fire appear on the cover of the regular UK edition of the magazine, MOJO has also produced limited edition of this issue featuring an exclusive commemorative Lou Reed cover.
Only 1000 copies of this edition exist for sale in the UK and are available exclusively via hmv stores.*
The magazine also comes with free CD, 2013: The Best Of The Year. presents the finest songs of the last 12 months by Primal Scream, Bill Callahan, Deerhunter, John Grant, Low, Goldfrapp, Charles Bradley, Billy Bragg and more.
Also in the issue: MOJO's 20th Anniversary series continues with an exclusive interview with Motown legend Smokey Robinson, hitting the road with Primal Scream, a look back at the punk promise of The Ruts and MOJO's Review Of The Year featuring the 50 Best Albums Of 2013 and The Best Thing I've Heard All Year – with contributions from Jimmy Page, Arctic Monkeys, Lily Allen, Elvis Costello and many more.