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by bradski
28 Nov 2021 11:58
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Cale's Venus in Furs viola used by rapper
Replies: 2
Views: 463

Re: Cale's Venus in Furs viola used by rapper

This old 12" single by Spong from 1998 samples Venus In Furs. Not a bad effort tbh
https://www.discogs.com/release/978278- ... tickleback
by bradski
29 Sep 2021 19:45
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: New Bataclan edition
Replies: 24
Views: 11771

Re: New Bataclan edition

I listened to my pic disc/Get Back version and it's slow. I pitched it up +6 or so and it sounds ok. The pressing, even tho it's a pic disc is quite good.
But even so, can't really recommend it.
by bradski
27 Sep 2021 14:09
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: New Bataclan edition
Replies: 24
Views: 11771

Re: New Bataclan edition

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They've used similar artwork as this 1996 CD version (with John spelt correctly)
https://www.discogs.com/Lou-Reed-John-C ... se/3439796

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by bradski
27 Sep 2021 14:03
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: New Bataclan edition
Replies: 24
Views: 11771

Re: New Bataclan edition

The misspelling of 'John' doesn't inspire much confidence! :shock: I've got the picture disc double vinyl set which came out on the Get Back label in 2005. I'll dig it out and give it a listen. I have a varispeed deck so that might improve things. I can't remember if it was pressed correctly or not,...
by bradski
28 Aug 2021 08:37
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Banana to sue
Replies: 3
Views: 878

Banana to sue

https://newsthump.com/2021/08/26/banana ... bum-cover/

"Lawyers for The Velvet Underground said the band planned to a-peel"
by bradski
11 Jun 2021 16:58
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Promo banana
Replies: 2
Views: 1069

Re: Promo banana

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There you go

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by bradski
24 May 2021 15:34
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Gymnasium 4-30-67 recording
Replies: 29
Views: 5302

Re: Gymnasium 4-30-67 recording

I seem to recall Moe, many years ago, referring to the "Gift" backing as "Booker T," but I might be misremembering that. When I interviewed Moe n Sterling in 1992 I showed them this bootleg single: https://www.discogs.com/The-Velvet-Underground-Booker-T/release/5058620 Moe turned to Sterl and said ...
by bradski
31 Mar 2021 19:42
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU article in new issue of Ugly Things
Replies: 35
Views: 15884

Re: VU article in new issue of Ugly Things

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Ugly Things #56 has yet more VU. Jonathan Richman on guitar and gear secrets

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by bradski
16 Feb 2021 10:06
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 731
Views: 433348

Re: VU Photo Thread

Something and nothing really .....
An album of vocoder and one-finger synth renditions of 'classic' rock (the version of Rock n Roll is LZ, not VU sadly)

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by bradski
31 Jan 2021 20:01
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 731
Views: 433348

Re: VU Photo Thread