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by Sheila Klein
25 Oct 2021 02:41
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Candy Says performance in Haynes documentary
Replies: 13
Views: 2962

Re: Candy Says performance in Haynes documentary

Steve Nelson, who shot the footage, provides some further details on it in this excellent new article:
by Sheila Klein
19 Oct 2021 01:02
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Question about WGO fanzine early issues
Replies: 9
Views: 2205

Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

I appreciate the impulse, but am too lazy and/or busy to undertake it myself. If someone comes along with an interesting idea to get it done from my copies with minimal effort on my part, I'll certain consider helping out. Note, though, that all I've got is a "first pressing" copy of the issues I di...
by Sheila Klein
18 Oct 2021 04:10
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Candy Says performance in Haynes documentary
Replies: 13
Views: 2962

Re: Candy Says performance in Haynes documentary

FYI I just watched the movie again, and found there is about as much of "Pale Blue Eyes" from April 17 '70 in it as there is of "Candy Says."
by Sheila Klein
16 Oct 2021 19:26
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: "Linger On The Velvet Underground: Legend, Truth, Interviews"
Replies: 3
Views: 1335

"Linger On The Velvet Underground: Legend, Truth, Interviews"

This announcement was posted today by Eva Prinz, about a forthcoming VU book by Ignacio Julià, edited by Prinz and Thurston Moore and published by their Ecstatic Peace Library:

https://www.facebook.com/346362294368/p ... 2372269369
by Sheila Klein
16 Oct 2021 19:21
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Candy Says performance in Haynes documentary
Replies: 13
Views: 2962

Re: Candy Says performance in Haynes documentary

The "Candy Says" footage is from the band's performance at the Paramount Theatre in Springfield, Massachusetts, on April 17, 1970. It was shot by Steve Nelson (the show's promoter), on monochrome (B/W) and soundless videotape. But that show was also captured on audiotape, by an unknown recordist. Th...
by Sheila Klein
04 Oct 2021 02:23
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Question about WGO fanzine early issues
Replies: 9
Views: 2205

Re: Question about WGO fanzine early issues

There were some minor color variations, due to multiple press runs at differing printers. If you show me a pic of one, I might be able to tell if it's a printing I did or an unauthorized one.

--Phil M.
by Sheila Klein
05 Sep 2021 18:11
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Docu Film OST album announced
Replies: 27
Views: 4030

Re: VU Docu Film OST album announced

There's "archive footage" of Lou and Sterl presumably telling their side of the story, which was predictable, but it's still not the same as if they had been interviewed on purpose for the project, like the others no doubt have been. The perspective is different. They also used Lennon footage for t...
by Sheila Klein
13 Aug 2021 20:05
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items
Replies: 702
Views: 351230

Re: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items

Exactly 100x its original price. :P
by Sheila Klein
25 Jul 2021 15:13
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Todd Haynes docu announcement
Replies: 68
Views: 14614

Re: Todd Haynes docu announcement

Shot by Steve Nelson, not Sesnick.