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by bleach
25 Jun 2020 15:56
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Which LP version is this?
Replies: 5
Views: 475

Re: Which LP version is this?

Hi, this link might help if you haven't seen it.

http://olivier.landemaine.free.fr/vu/di ... psusa.html
by bleach
12 May 2020 21:04
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 632
Views: 227826

Re: VU Photo Thread

It is credited to Paul Morrissey on the Cornell University website - do you think its a mistake and its Ritchies?
by bleach
10 May 2020 21:30
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 632
Views: 227826

Re: VU Photo Thread

Most of the Cafe Bizarre photos from 1965 were taken by Adam Ritchie but Paul Morrissey had his camera there too.
Lovely atmospheric image, Lou looks lost in the moment..

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by bleach
09 May 2020 11:52
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Pleasure Then
Replies: 15
Views: 3369

Re: Pleasure Then

Could it be Laura Nyro? She was a Verve artist 66/7, lived in Manhattan and had an impressive voice - Wiki says she had a 3-octave mezzo-soprano vocal range. She was at the start of her career when Nico recorded it, often happens that younger artists appear uncredited on the same record label produc...
by bleach
08 May 2020 11:45
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: 'A Walk Into The Sea' Documentary - Footage
Replies: 3
Views: 951

Re: 'A Walk Into The Sea' Documentary - Footage

Thanks Mark, well there's a question! Yes some of the colour stuff is probably from Ron Nameth (in reasonable quality though) Unfortunately it's a bit of a mish mash and it's difficult to tell how much of it is from Williams archive. After years of hearing that there is VU footage on that documentar...
by bleach
07 May 2020 22:06
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: 'A Walk Into The Sea' Documentary - Footage
Replies: 3
Views: 951

'A Walk Into The Sea' Documentary - Footage

I have always been a fan of ‘A Walk Into the Sea: Danny Williams and the Warhol Factory’ - the 2007 documentary by Esther Robinson. It’s labour of love and a really interesting piece so firstly if you haven’t watched it it's recommended viewing for any fan of the early Factory years (aren’t we all?!...
by bleach
05 May 2020 20:53
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: La Cave 4th October 1968
Replies: 21
Views: 2965

Re: La Cave 4th October 1968

I play flac files (on a Mac) using VLC - it's free, plays most files audio and video - excellent bit of software.
by bleach
04 May 2020 11:19
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Unfinished Reed/Cale song fleshed out into new single by Black Lips
Replies: 2
Views: 793

Re: Unfinished Reed/Cale song fleshed out into new single by Black Lips

I like it! Interesting project - good on them..Has a very 'All Tomorrow Parties' / Live 1969 / Cowboy Junkies vibe to it..
by bleach
03 May 2020 18:35
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items
Replies: 692
Views: 197749

Re: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items

I wonder what Warner Bros intended to do with this Cartier 15/6/90 recording? Maybe a reference copy. I've never seen another before, marked 'In House Studio / From Cassette' on the inlay.

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by bleach
25 Apr 2020 17:23
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Boston Tea Party 1969 - Contemporary Review
Replies: 3
Views: 724

Re: Boston Tea Party 1969 - Contemporary Review

Great to see articles i've never read before - cheers MG