Today is Lou Reed's Birthday, a day I'm sure he didn't want to be celebrated, period. However, it is a perfect day to bust out one of best VU covers ever, from Cowboy Junkies.
What if I told you there used to be a lion that lived on the roof of the Central Library in downtown Milwaukee?
Sounds like an urban legend, right?
Well, it's not.
Wisconsin's Phox has performed on some of the country's biggest stages, but today you can watch them perform on one of the smallest stages. Phox stopped by NPR in DC to perform on their Tiny Desk Concerts.
Today's stream is sponsored by Maxie's
Every weekday at 5pm, 5 O'Clock Shadow plays an original tune and a cover. 5 O'Clock Shadow is sponsored by Outpost Natural Foods, Club Charlie's, and Heiser Lincoln on West Silver Spring in Glendale
If you've got a suggestion for a cover, please let us know at email@example.com. Thanks!