Kurt Loder is a New York writer who also hosts the SiriusXM interview show True Stories. His most recent book is a film-review collection called The Good, the Bad and the Godawful.


MTV News is now officially gone. The outlet’s legendary host Kurt Loder reflects on what was once “a freshly hatched, 24/7 fun factory” where “everything seemed possible.”

American Poet

Lou Reed died Sunday at 71. Music critic and ex-MTV News anchor Kurt Loder pays tribute to the prickly, brilliant Velvet Underground front man—who ended up mellowing a little.