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by pineappleaftermath
30 Apr 2020 23:18
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)
Replies: 19
Views: 3273

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)

"Don't call me that, I'm a rock and roll sweetheart"
Thank you, I really needed that laugh!
by pineappleaftermath
13 Apr 2020 18:33
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Magic and Loss is about Rachel, isn't it?
Replies: 32
Views: 4016

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

I forgot about these lines in the song Dreamin': If I close my eyes I can smell your perfume You look and say, "Hi baby" If I close my eyes pictures from china Still hang from the wall I hear the dog bark I turn and say "What were you saying? " Lou & Rachel had a couple dogs in the 70s, they are see...
by pineappleaftermath
05 Apr 2020 18:38
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Magic and Loss is about Rachel, isn't it?
Replies: 32
Views: 4016

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

I totally agree they are about Rachel, I've put this theory forward on various forums myself. To me it is obvious (or very probably, at least) and I was surprised no one who has written a Lou Reed biography has ever picked up on this fact. I don't see how Magic & Loss could possibly be about Rotten ...
by pineappleaftermath
05 Apr 2020 06:59
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Heroin Demo/ Unknown SCD Show
Replies: 10
Views: 1683

Re: Heroin Demo/ Unknown SCD Show

The Heroin demo sounds like the Bataclan rehearsals with John Cale
by pineappleaftermath
02 Apr 2020 23:18
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: NYPL Archive
Replies: 12
Views: 1755

Re: NYPL Archive

Next couple years... the last thing I want to do right now is wait a long time. In fact, now is the perfect time to release it all online. But that is good news that it will eventually be more widely available, thanks for checking!
by pineappleaftermath
31 Oct 2019 17:26
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: I'll be your mixtape: Musicologist discovers tape of unreleased Lou Reed music
Replies: 9
Views: 2820

Re: I'll be your mixtape: Musicologist discovers tape of unreleased Lou Reed music

Unfortunately I think it is very bogged down by legalities. From what I have read it seems the tapes from the Warhol archive are not accessible to the general public and cannot be released (but are available for scholars). The author of this work could not even quote lyrics directly because the work...
by pineappleaftermath
31 Oct 2019 00:49
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: I'll be your mixtape: Musicologist discovers tape of unreleased Lou Reed music
Replies: 9
Views: 2820

I'll be your mixtape: Musicologist discovers tape of unreleased Lou Reed music

Musicologist discovers tape of unreleased Lou Reed music: A dozen previously unreleased songs by Rock & Roll Hall of Fame artist Lou Reed have been discovered on one side of a cassette tape from 1975, currently stored in the archives of the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh. The songs are based on Wa...