Several local musicians will pay tribute to Lou Reed with a show Friday at Cedars West End, 706 W. Steel St., Youngstown.
"A Walk on the West Side ... A Tribute to Lou Reed" will feature performances by Rob Hudak (Boogie Man Smash), John Koury (The Infidels, Deadbeat Poets), Tom Sailor (Illuminatus, Guilty Pleasures), Joe Shelby (Bob's Country Bunker, Sirens Everywhere), John Hlumyk (The Infidels) and others. The music starts at 10 p.m., and admission is $5.
Reed, 71, died Oct 27, five months after receiving a liver transplant. He was a founding member of the Velvet Underground and an influential solo artist.