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by MJG196
05 Apr 2020 18:29
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Magic and Loss is about Rachel, isn't it?
Replies: 10
Views: 223

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

With regard to Halloween Parade, Lou was very passionate about the AIDS epidemic and its affect on the gay community. That's what the song was about. There's a down town fairy singing out, "Proud Mary" As she cruises Christopher Street And some Southern Queen is acting loud and mean Where the docks ...
by MJG196
05 Apr 2020 18:09
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Magic and Loss is about Rachel, isn't it?
Replies: 10
Views: 223

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

In no way is Magic & Loss about Rachel. I don't mean to sound rude, but it's utterly ridiculous to even suggest it. Lou was always very expressive about what M&L was about - the death of Doc Pomus and "Rita" (more than likely Rotten Rita from Warhol's circle). Rita was rumored to have died in 1991, ...
by MJG196
02 Apr 2020 21:01
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1976)
Replies: 1
Views: 90

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1976)

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From Box Office magazine, 26 April, 1976.
by MJG196
02 Apr 2020 21:00
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1976)
Replies: 1
Views: 90

Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1976)

1976 was a light year of touring for Lou. Everything in RED is a change/addition to the Rock N Roll Animal website. I know that there are other dates posted to various concert databases, but I have only added information that I found proof for through ads, old newspapers, concert stubs, etc. None of...
by MJG196
01 Apr 2020 23:22
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: NYPL Archive
Replies: 12
Views: 372

Re: NYPL Archive

I haven't had the opportunity yet, but while researching Lou gigs, I realize that quite a few shows listed on the online archive are misdated.
by MJG196
01 Apr 2020 18:31
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)
Replies: 2
Views: 50

Re: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)

Check out the 3 May dates...that needs to be straightened out.
by MJG196
01 Apr 2020 18:24
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)
Replies: 2
Views: 50

Lou Reed Gigography - Research Results (1975)

Everything in RED is a change/addition to the Rock N Roll Animal website. I know that there are other dates posted to various concert databases, but I have only added information that I found proof for through ads, old newspapers, concert stubs, etc. None of the new info was taken from a generic dat...
by MJG196
31 Mar 2020 17:29
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: The VU-related things you probably don't need thread
Replies: 13
Views: 731

Re: The VU-related things you probably don't need thread

iaredatsun wrote:
31 Mar 2020 00:22
Or, just possibly the greatest!
Agreed! Hey, bleach - as a fan of Warhol, how could you ever say such a thing?!