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by Sheila Klein
26 May 2019 23:48
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: 1968 Upbeat Footage Survival Confirmed?
Replies: 5
Views: 439

Re: 1968 Upbeat Footage Survival Confirmed?

But they would have been miming, right? That would blow. If I recall correctly, the TV Guide listing for one of the VU's Upbeat performances specified that they'd play "Guess I'm Falling In Love." It's a typically perverse move to not only avoid using the opportunity of playing on TV to promote you...
by Sheila Klein
24 May 2019 02:32
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: The Velvet Underground Documentary - Call to Fans
Replies: 2
Views: 202

Re: The Velvet Underground Documentary - Call to Fans

What is the Lou/VU Facebook page alluded to recently? I'd like to re-post this message there, but need a clue of where to find it.

Thanks,
--Phil
by Sheila Klein
21 May 2019 02:11
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Squeeze 50th Anniversary or Squeeze: Un-Squeezed Edition
Replies: 8
Views: 924

Re: Squeeze 50th Anniversary or Squeeze: Un-Squeezed Edition

Lou/Velvet Facebook forum
What is the address for this?
by Sheila Klein
26 Apr 2019 02:34
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: New Bootleg : at the factory
Replies: 15
Views: 2610

Re: New Bootleg : at the factory

Tambourine guitar -- a different instrument entirely.
by Sheila Klein
21 Apr 2019 02:55
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Velvet Underground Collection, 1964-2015
Replies: 1
Views: 560

Velvet Underground Collection, 1964-2015

Catalogue of extensive collection of VU memorabilia at Cornell University Library: http://rmc.library.cornell.edu/EAD/htmldocs/RMM08105.html Description: The collection contains manuscripts, artwork, sound and video recordings, photographs, publications, and ephemera. Manuscripts include holographic...
by Sheila Klein
08 Apr 2019 02:48
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: A Day of Listening at the Lincoln Center Library
Replies: 35
Views: 4145

Re: A Day of Listening at the Lincoln Center Library

... how we got from these quirky, dark, doo-wop influenced folky songs to the Banana Album.
Most likely from John Cale starting to get his hands on the music.
by Sheila Klein
06 Apr 2019 02:58
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 576
Views: 149051

Re: VU Photo Thread

Some background on the photographer, Jeff Albertson:

http://credo.library.umass.edu/view/collection/muph057
by Sheila Klein
27 Mar 2019 02:21
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 576
Views: 149051

Re: VU Photo Thread

"There" being Gymnasium?
by Sheila Klein
27 Mar 2019 02:15
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: John Cale recorded five '3rd' album songs with VU?
Replies: 39
Views: 2258

Re: John Cale recorded five '3rd' album songs with VU?

Just because the setlist was written on stationary from Chicago doesn't mean the set itself was played there. Is there any other evidence indicating that the set is from a Chicago gig?
by Sheila Klein
17 Mar 2019 18:58
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Papers, 1958-2015
Replies: 42
Views: 2816

Re: Lou Reed Papers, 1958-2015

My friend Meredith Marciano sent me some photos from the exhibit, including of the opening event featuring addresses by Laurie Anderson, Hal Willner and Bunny Weiner. I wasn't there to direct Meredith on which portions of the exhibit to photograph, so cannot attest what was there that she did not sh...