Like a lot of his fellow classic rockers (Bob Dylan, Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, etc), triumph of modern medicine Lou Reed had a checkered path while traversing the '80s. On the one hand, he produced The Blue Mask and New York, two of his career best albums; on the other hand, this was a period when he released "The Original Wrapper" as a single off the godawful Mistrial. Depending on how you look at it, this 1984 commercial in which Reed shills for Honda Scooters was either a very high or very low point. "Don't settle for walking," he says over glimpses of '80s NYC as "Walk On The Wild Side" hums along.
Flashback Video: Lou Reed Invites You To Buy A Honda Scooter
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