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by mangue
05 Jul 2020 10:22
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)
Replies: 18
Views: 2035

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)

1975 Interviews --with Lou Reed [pictures] in music magazine OOR [vol.5 #6, Mar.26, page 48-49, "The Hamlet of Electricity" by Bert vd Kamp, pictures by G.Hanekroot] - interviewed around the Mar.05 concert in Rotterdam in 2018 republished at oor.nl/blogs/een-niet-zon-perfecte-dag-met-lou-reed-1975/...
by mangue
05 Jul 2020 10:13
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)
Replies: 18
Views: 2035

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)

1975 - Lou Reed in The Netherlands [and Belgium] used sources: leiden.courant.nu / delpher.nl / hard copies of music magazine OOR [#5-6] --announcement in Het Parool [Jan.15] - delpher.nl/nl/kranten/view?identifier=ABCDDD:010839907:mpeg21:a0372 - 5 concerts in March --advert in De Volkskrant [Feb.0...
by mangue
28 Jun 2020 15:03
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1978)
Replies: 10
Views: 503

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1978)

1978 - Lou Reed in The Netherlands used sources: leiden.courant.nu / delpher.nl / hard copies of music magazine OOR Aug.10 - POC, Eindhoven --no info found, only mentioned in other articles [see Aug.11/12] Aug.11 - Groenoordhal, Leiden, NED - CANCELLED - sold tickets valid for Amsterdam --news in L...
by mangue
23 Jun 2020 14:24
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1978)
Replies: 10
Views: 503

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1978)

MJG196 wrote:
22 Jun 2020 18:00
mangue wrote:
22 Jun 2020 16:53
Also includes some info about the 1977 concerts in Holland:
Thanks! I've added the 11 August date. Anything more specific about the other performances/cancellations you mentioned?
for everything I found about Lou Reed in Holland, see my reply in your 1977 topic
by mangue
23 Jun 2020 14:20
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1977)
Replies: 11
Views: 1471

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1977)

1977 - Lou Reed in The Netherlands used sources: leiden.courant.nu / delpher.nl / hard copy of music magazine OOR ["Lou is the Boss" by Bert van de Kamp in #8, Apr.20, p64-67] Apr.05 - Concergebouw, Den Haag --review in Trouw [Apr.07] - delpher.nl/nl/kranten/view?identifier=ABCDDD:010825538:mpeg21:...
by mangue
22 Jun 2020 20:58
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1978)
Replies: 10
Views: 503

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1978)

Anything more specific about the other performances/cancellations you mentioned? 1978 concerts in both Leiden and Groningen Cancelled [and replaced with one on Aug.12 in Amsterdam] https://leiden.courant.nu/issue/LLC/1978-08-05/edition/0/page/1?query=Lou%20Reed Mentions that Leiden [Aug.11] had poo...
by mangue
22 Jun 2020 16:53
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1978)
Replies: 10
Views: 503

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1978)

Originally on 11 August 1978 a concert was planned in Leiden [NED], but cancelled because of poor ticket sales. Here's a Dutch newspaper article about it https://leiden.courant.nu/issue/LD/1978-08-11/edition/0/page/5?query=Lou%20reed Also includes some info about the 1977 concerts in Holland: --Reed...
by mangue
23 May 2020 13:52
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Pleasure Then
Replies: 15
Views: 3228

Re: Pleasure Then

Finally found time to listen to Melody Laughter and The Nothing Song, and indeed both have some similar "vocals" as on Pleasure Then, though in lower register. That lower register might be Nico just singing lower and/or because of the quality of the recording itself and the tape it was recorded with...
by mangue
15 May 2020 18:34
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Pleasure Then
Replies: 15
Views: 3228

Re: Pleasure Then

From the booklet "VU & Nico - 45th Anniversary Edition": Credited to Reed, Cale, and Nico, the eight-minute "It Was a Pleasure Then" is the one Chelsea Girl track that could pass for a Velvet Underground recording. The rumbling and squawking guitars are distinctly Velvetian, providing the sole backi...
by mangue
11 Apr 2020 19:47
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 631
Views: 224992

Re: VU Photo Thread

Re: VU at Playboy Club Great find Taxine! Thanks! This might be the tweet where you found the picture - https://twitter.com/PatThomas1964/status/1175899946790375432 The name Pat Thomas rang a sort of bell, I think he did interviews with some members in 1993, so I looked it up and yes. Interview with...