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by peppergomez
18 Mar 2018 04:43
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: What's Happening, Mr. Silver?
Replies: 5
Views: 860

Re: What's Happening, Mr. Silver?

good find...interested to hear back from anyone who sees this
by peppergomez
16 Feb 2018 02:40
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: NY Times slideshow of Dom pics '66
Replies: 3
Views: 563

Re: NY Times slideshow of Dom pics '66

yeah, they didn't have the projections and the lights going, which makes it look less of a happening
by peppergomez
26 Jan 2018 08:11
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: would you follow lou reed if he hadn't been in VU?
Replies: 13
Views: 1131

Re: would you follow lou reed if he hadn't been in VU?

if that's your way of saying I've expressed similar opinions before, then, yeah, I guess it is
by peppergomez
26 Jan 2018 01:31
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: would you follow lou reed if he hadn't been in VU?
Replies: 13
Views: 1131

Re: would you follow lou reed if he hadn't been in VU?

I wanted to like most of Lou's solo material but without the band, most of it just doesn't measure up for me. Plus his singing, songwriting, and playing in VU seems a lot more passionate and (in the Cale era) more innovative than his solo material. I suspect he spent most of the 70s in a haze of dru...
by peppergomez
26 Jan 2018 01:31
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: would you follow lou reed if he hadn't been in VU?
Replies: 13
Views: 1131

Re: would you follow lou reed if he hadn't been in VU?

I wanted to like most of Lou's solo material but without the band, most of it just doesn't measure up for me. Plus his singing, songwriting, and playing seems a lot more passionate and (in the Cale era) more innovative than his solo material. I suspect he spent most of the 70s in a haze of drugs and...
by peppergomez
25 Jan 2018 03:15
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: would you follow lou reed if he hadn't been in VU?
Replies: 13
Views: 1131

would you follow lou reed if he hadn't been in VU?

I have to say that I wouldn't. I like maybe a dozen tunes by him as a solo artist, but the awesomness and impact of VU makes me somewhat interested in him still as a solo artist. Though the only song I can think of offhand that comes within farting distance of VU's power is the title track on Blue M...
by peppergomez
23 Jan 2018 06:23
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Short Velvet clip from 498 3rd Ave
Replies: 7
Views: 1080

Re: Short Velvet clip from 498 3rd Ave

that was great, thank you very much
by peppergomez
14 Jan 2018 05:09
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Unearthed EPI Review - Hamilton, Nov 12 66
Replies: 7
Views: 850

Re: Unearthed EPI Review - Hamilton, Nov 12 66

big thanks to everyone for sharing this
by peppergomez
02 Jan 2018 01:00
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: can anyone share this Telegraph premiere piece about Lou?
Replies: 4
Views: 545

Re: can anyone share this Telegraph premiere piece about Lou?

Thanks a lot for sharing. There's probably a good deal of truth there.