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by bradski
25 Nov 2019 17:27
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Mick Rock doc on Netflix
Replies: 2
Views: 352

Re: Mick Rock doc on Netflix

Alas not.... but there's quite a lot of Lou interviews from Mick's own cassette tapes.
"There's 50,000 junkies in New York and they deserve their own song".
by bradski
24 Nov 2019 17:40
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: NEW VU BOOK : "I Met Myself In a Dream...That´s The Story of the Third Album"
Replies: 20
Views: 3308

Re: NEW VU BOOK : "I Met Myself In a Dream...That´s The Story of the Third Album"

Just received my copy. Amazing book. Tons of never-seen-before photos. Colossal enterprise.... massive heavyweight tome.
Many thanks Alfredo... another winner!
by bradski
24 Nov 2019 17:32
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Mick Rock doc on Netflix
Replies: 2
Views: 352

Mick Rock doc on Netflix

New documentary on famed photographer Mick Rock currently on Netlix (and maybe YT, not sure). SHOT! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock Lots of pix and stories of Lou... and taped interview snippets from the 70s (plus interesting material on Syd, Iggy and Bowie). Some of the structure of the doc is ...
by bradski
24 Oct 2019 15:11
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Martin Scorsese on Lou Reed
Replies: 4
Views: 687

Re: Martin Scorsese on Lou Reed

Btw, I just found a ton of LR articles here:
https://www.theguardian.com/music/lou-reed
by bradski
18 Jun 2019 12:13
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Masters?
Replies: 29
Views: 3598

Re: VU Masters?

Haight Trashbury wrote:
18 Jun 2019 00:11
there’s a story that John is too afraid to take most of his stuff out of the archives.
what's he afraid of?
by bradski
13 Mar 2019 20:53
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 591
Views: 190290

Re: VU Photo Thread

Image

[No idea if this has been posted before, apologies if it has. I've never seen it.]
Apparently in 1964 John Cale and Lou Reed entertained chidren at parties dressed up as Batman & Robin.
Does it look like Cale? Not sure.
by bradski
02 Mar 2019 22:08
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Airing of 'Waiting' 65 demo on 'Walking the Wild Mind' BBC R4
Replies: 14
Views: 3103

Re: Airing of 'Waiting' 65 demo on 'Walking the Wild Mind' BBC R4

https://i.imgur.com/g1zBG8Y.png I just caught the tail end of this BBC programme. Sounded interesting, although I don't know what Suzanne Vega has to do with the price of fish. It will be on the 'listen again' facility for a month I would imagine. They played the 1965 demo of IWFTM at the end with ...