On February 20, 1996.


On February 20, 1996, “Sire” label released “Set the Twilight Reeling”, the seventeenth Lou Reed album. It was recorded in 1995 at “The Roof” in New York, and was produced by Lou Reed. The album  song “Finish Line” was Reed’s tribute to Velvet Underground guitarist Sterling Morrison, who had died in 1995.


  • Lou Reed – vocals, guitars
  • Fernando Saunders- fretless and fret electric bass, acoustic guitar, background vocals
  • Tony “Thunder” Smith- drums, background vocals
  • Oliver Lake, D. Parran, Russell Gunn, Jr. – horns
  • Roy Bittan– piano
  • Mino Cinelu- percussion
  • Laurie Anderson- background vocals

Track listing:

All tracks by Lou Reed

  1. Egg Cream
  2. NYC Man
  3. Finish Line
  4. Trade In
  5. Hang On To Your Emotions
  6. Sex With Your Parents (Motherfucker), Pt. 2
  7. Hookywooky
  8. The Proposition
  9. Adventurer
  10. Riptide
  11. Set The Twilight Reeling



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