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by hkmartin
13 Apr 2020 19:09
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Magic and Loss is about Rachel, isn't it?
Replies: 32
Views: 2815

Re: Magic and Loss is about Rachel, isn't it?

Love and respect to everyone on this forum. The Rachel theory is interesting. But if Lou said that "Rita" wouldn't want to be known, perhaps we should be willing to accept that.
by hkmartin
15 Jan 2020 22:09
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: NEW VU BOOK : "I Met Myself In a Dream...That´s The Story of the Third Album"
Replies: 28
Views: 9080

Re: NEW VU BOOK : "I Met Myself In a Dream...That´s The Story of the Third Album"

Any word on availability in the US? I got on the preorder list back in October, but haven't heard anything since.
by hkmartin
09 Dec 2019 09:17
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: The Velvet Underground Documentary - Call to Fans
Replies: 36
Views: 8421

Re: The Velvet Underground Documentary - Call to Fans

This interview is mostly about Dark Waters, by the same director, but a little bit on the coming VU Doc https://collider.com/todd-haynes-dark-waters-interview-2/ ...So, currently, I’m engaged in a pretty exciting, very different kind of project, which is my first documentary, and it’s about the band...
by hkmartin
24 Aug 2019 00:53
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items
Replies: 692
Views: 195288

Re: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items

According to Olivier's site, it's just a repack of the Soundsville LP. New to me, though. It's similar, but I don't remember "Little Brown Jug" being on there. You're right! If we're to believe the album cover, the track list on Olivier's site isn't quite right. Song order is different, and, you ar...
by hkmartin
22 Aug 2019 16:15
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items
Replies: 692
Views: 195288

Re: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items

According to Olivier's site, it's just a repack of the Soundsville LP. New to me, though.
by hkmartin
10 Aug 2019 05:56
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Matrix Tapes on 8LP vinyl set arriving
Replies: 17
Views: 5950

Re: Matrix Tapes on 8LP vinyl set arriving

I caved and ordered from Amazon France. I don't know where you are, but it was $128.77, including shipping, to the US. I am in the US. That is about $75 cheaper than when it was first posted. Is it cheaper because of currency rate? You may have helped me figure out how to afford it. thanks I got th...
by hkmartin
09 Aug 2019 19:54
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Matrix Tapes on 8LP vinyl set arriving
Replies: 17
Views: 5950

Re: Matrix Tapes on 8LP vinyl set arriving

I caved and ordered from Amazon France. I don't know where you are, but it was $128.77, including shipping, to the US.
by hkmartin
07 Aug 2019 20:30
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Matrix Tapes on 8LP vinyl set arriving
Replies: 17
Views: 5950

Re: Matrix Tapes on 8LP vinyl set arriving

I think it's been established that there is nothing on the vinyl that isn't on the CDs. I'm still on the fence too.
by hkmartin
02 Aug 2019 20:53
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Barbara Rubin docu
Replies: 5
Views: 2410

Re: Barbara Rubin docu

Saw it in San Francisco. a few weeks ago The director was there for Q&A. I enjoyed it - I didn't know much about her.
by hkmartin
19 Jul 2019 23:02
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: A Day of Listening at the Lincoln Center Library
Replies: 60
Views: 15488

Re: A Day of Listening at the Lincoln Center Library

Yah, it's from the FAQ I posted earlier at https://www.nypl.org/node/370718. Point 5.