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by bleach
16 Nov 2021 17:03
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Uncut - 'Ultimate Music Guide' magazine
Replies: 6
Views: 734

Uncut - 'Ultimate Music Guide' magazine

A VU version of Uncut's excellent 'Ultimate Music Guide' is out this week.
Always good to see the band on the news stand....

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by bleach
29 Sep 2021 16:52
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Todd Haynes docu announcement
Replies: 68
Views: 15592

Re: Todd Haynes docu announcement

Amazingly it's on for a week in Bristol, really looking forward to seeing this on the big screen while knocking back some vino.
by bleach
31 Aug 2021 23:59
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Docu Film OST album announced
Replies: 27
Views: 4235

Re: VU Docu Film OST album announced

A few interesting stills i grabbed from the trailer -

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by bleach
30 Jul 2021 10:19
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items
Replies: 702
Views: 352832

Re: Rare, Rarest and Most Expensive VU items

Can't remember the last time one of these came up, as reflected in the final price. I wonder whether the tape is OK to play?

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by bleach
03 Jul 2021 00:52
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 731
Views: 433333

Re: VU Photo Thread

I've got the original Polaroid print of this pic. It was taken by Mickie Rickford, "President" of the UK fan club. I bought a pile of stuff from her archive a while back. Nice photo! I also have some of Wilkinson's letters to Mickie and they're very illuminating about Lou's crazy behaviour c1974 ar...
by bleach
02 Jul 2021 19:30
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 731
Views: 433333

Re: VU Photo Thread

Wilkinson was Lou's tour manager, she had a very difficult job (!) but they did have a close working relationship.
by bleach
24 Jun 2021 14:00
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 731
Views: 433333

Re: VU Photo Thread

Lou & Brigid Berlin / 1969
Double exposure photo by Brigid Berlin.

Dig those pants Lou.

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by bleach
15 Jun 2021 21:53
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Tom Wilson: Lost in Transition - Documentary
Replies: 1
Views: 752

Tom Wilson: Lost in Transition - Documentary

Would really welcome finding more out about Tom Wilson, hope this project sees completion. The Wilson documentary will be titled Tom Wilson: Lost in Transition and it’s an estate-authorized documentary from Pfonetic producing duo Greg Richling and Jonathan Sheldon (Immediate Family, Swing State), al...
by bleach
28 May 2021 11:12
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Gymnasium 4-30-67 recording
Replies: 29
Views: 5301

Re: Gymnasium 4-30-67 recording

It has always seemed odd to me that they are living in ultra cheap sometimes unheated rooms but they have a $300 (1960s price) tape recorder around?