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by Sheila Klein
11 Oct 2018 03:17
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: "Hedy" gabless
Replies: 4
Views: 250

"Hedy" gabless

As we know the VU* performed the soundtrack to Warhol's ’66 film Hedy , a camp reimagining of the circumstances behind 1930s starlet Hedy Lamar's recent arrest for petty shoplifting. Unfortunately, the film's dialogue overlays so much of the music that it's hard to fully enjoy what they were playing...
by Sheila Klein
11 Oct 2018 02:03
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: couple soundfiles of interest
Replies: 4
Views: 341

Re: couple soundfiles of interest

Is there anyone who's written me to request this that I haven't serviced with a DL link yet?
by Sheila Klein
08 Oct 2018 21:38
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: couple soundfiles of interest
Replies: 4
Views: 341

couple soundfiles of interest

I've taken the liberty of doing a cleanup of the soundtrack to Jonas Mekas's Chic Mystique film, the original of which is plagued with dropouts and electronic spikes. I think that my version makes for a much more enjoyable listen, and would like to share it with whomever is interested in hearing it....
by Sheila Klein
07 Oct 2018 19:34
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: couple articles of interest
Replies: 1
Views: 174

couple articles of interest

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New York Times, April 11 '66


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Or did I get these from this forum in the first place?
by Sheila Klein
04 Oct 2018 03:18
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Symphony survey
Replies: 4
Views: 336

Symphony survey

I'd like to get thoughts on the best available version of the Symphony Of Sound soundtrack, for fidelity, completeness and what-all else.
by Sheila Klein
20 Sep 2018 03:48
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Short Velvet clip from 498 3rd Ave
Replies: 10
Views: 2045

Re: Short Velvet clip from 498 3rd Ave

There is a new biography out on the de Menils, perhaps it has more info on the event:

https://tinyurl.com/y9wp7fjw
by Sheila Klein
14 Sep 2018 04:20
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: "Off The Record" interview with Lou Reed
Replies: 2
Views: 355

"Off The Record" interview with Lou Reed

Off The Record: An Oral History of Popular Music is the title of a 1988 book of excerpts of a series of candid interviews conducted by Joe Smith, former president of Warner Brothers Records, with several dozen major performers, Lou Reed among them, and other leading music-industry figures. A few ye...
by Sheila Klein
03 Sep 2018 01:17
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Killer Road
Replies: 1
Views: 461

Killer Road

Has anyone heard this album?: https://tinyurl.com/ydbhw9ru

It's a Nico tribute featuring Patti Smith's daughter Jesse. Good is it?
by Sheila Klein
24 Aug 2018 02:39
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Steve Nelson: Lenny's gift to rock 'n' roll
Replies: 1
Views: 383

Re: Steve Nelson: Lenny's gift to rock 'n' roll

I'm sure this article is well-intentioned, but you can't credit Leonard Bernstein for the existence of the VU any more than you can credit Terry Phillips, Barbara Rubin, Jim Tucker, or the many other conduits involved in helping put the foundational pieces of the group in place. The most significant...
by Sheila Klein
19 Aug 2018 23:43
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Pickwick demo
Replies: 5
Views: 814

Re: Pickwick demo

This sounds much too clear to be an audience recording.