Lou Reed: Classic Albums – Transformer

Transformer, Lou Reed’s second solo album, took him from cult hero of The Velvet Underground to international superstar status. This film in the C;assic Albums series takes a track by track look at the album, which was produced by David Bowie and Mick Ronson.

In an exclusive interview in New York, Lou Reed talks of the making of the album and together with Ken Scott, the original engineer, takes us through the multi-track tapes of ‘Perfect Day’, ‘Vicious’, ‘Satellite of Love’ and ‘Walk On The Wild Side’.