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by alfredovu
27 Mar 2019 19:32
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: John Cale recorded five '3rd' album songs with VU?
Replies: 39
Views: 1816

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

Regret to say no... I can tell you the info on the May 28th recording is accurate but this is only thing I have, the information.
by alfredovu
27 Mar 2019 08:48
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: John Cale recorded five '3rd' album songs with VU?
Replies: 39
Views: 1816

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

Well it did always seem to me a very strange set list for 1966. It is true, if John was covering vocals for Lou and everyone else was switching instruments, wouldn't they play the songs they were most familiar with? But still they couldn't have been playing the Columbus setlist all year long, kind ...
by alfredovu
27 Mar 2019 08:21
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: John Cale recorded five '3rd' album songs with VU?
Replies: 39
Views: 1816

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

The 3 songs published recorded at TTG in May were done on the 29th. The band was recording the previous day too, May 28th. They cut two song: “Here Come The Waves” 3:20 With gtr, rhythm gtr, bass and drums “ It’ s Gonna Rain Tomorrow “ 3:05 seems just an attempt, as there is no drums. Just two gtrs ...
by alfredovu
26 Mar 2019 21:07
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 576
Views: 143643

Re: VU Photo Thread

https://www.blackiris-photography.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/03_galella_tramboline_1967-1024x747.jpg I believe we have seen this picture before, but I'm not sure the venue was identified as the Gymnasium. (In fact, was it not previously identified as having been the Dom, which mystified us all?...
by alfredovu
26 Mar 2019 20:37
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: John Cale recorded five '3rd' album songs with VU?
Replies: 39
Views: 1816

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

The That’s The Story of My Life version with Cale on Viola is on Crawdaddy August 1968 issue (Inevitable pag 271) Most if not all the 3rd Album was composed while Cale was in the band. Also some of the songs recorded for the Lost Album: I Cant Stand it, Foggy Notion, Move Right In, Ride Into the Sun...
by alfredovu
16 Mar 2019 23:11
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Papers, 1958-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 2253

Re: Lou Reed Papers, 1958-2015

Phil, this is simply amazing! Thanks a lot for posting tge great links.

I know Ocean was recorded with Cale in May 1968. I do not know why it was not included in the Deluxe WlWh...

Hope we will see these tapes available soon. Need them.
by alfredovu
06 Mar 2019 07:59
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU&N UK pressing oddity
Replies: 12
Views: 1021

Re: VU&N UK pressing oddity

I do have both also. First i got was the odd one bought 22 years ago. Original owner had made the proper corrections on the record labels so was easy for my to spot the mess! Sticker was removed partially to show the V6 ref. The second has the corrected references , the 2315 056 SUPER sticker and a ...
by alfredovu
02 Jan 2019 08:27
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: 12 string
Replies: 9
Views: 1151

Re: 12 string

There are some early 1968 pics at the Tea Party (Cale days) with Lou on 12 string gtr
by alfredovu
18 Nov 2018 18:55
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Jackson Browne on his time at The Dom
Replies: 1
Views: 637

Re: Jackson Browne on his time at The Dom

Funny most of the ads read “singing the sounds or the songs of the velvet underground” and Browne does not mention the VU...
by alfredovu
04 Oct 2018 08:23
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Symphony survey
Replies: 4
Views: 931

Re: Symphony survey

The one i like most is the Rarovideo DVD. A simple transfer to mp3 and for me the result is good and complete