Lou Reed's Death: Wife Laurie Anderson Calls Late Rocker 'a Prince and a Fighter'

Lou Reed and Laurie Anderson Wed

Legendary rocker Lou Reed married his longtime girlfriend, musician Laurie Anderson on April 12 in a quiet ceremony in Boulder, Colo. The couple, who has been together since 1995, held a quiet ceremony with two witnesses, Reed’s rep confirms to PEOPLE.

“It was very low-key,” the rep says of the ceremony, which was first reported by the New York Post.