Search found 719 matches

by simonm
27 Nov 2015 21:11
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: The Matrix Tapes - COMING SOON
Replies: 109
Views: 16118

Re: The Matrix Tapes - COMING SOON

bah - still haven't got mine yet - pre-ordered from Spin...
by simonm
10 Oct 2015 19:40
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Question About Street Hassle LP (1st Pressings)
Replies: 2
Views: 781

Re: Question About Street Hassle LP (1st Pressings)

The label looks right on the discogs page I think, mine is the same except that the print is very faint and barely legible, would be hard to photograph - this version: Matrix / Runout (Runout side A Variant): STERLING AB- 4169-RE1-SA Matrix / Runout (Runout side B Variant): STERLING AB-4169-SB-RE2 t...
by simonm
03 Oct 2015 12:00
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 550
Views: 105194

Re: VU Photo Thread

Billy get well soon (slight return)

Image

Angus and Hettie in NYC, Warhol photo, Billy Name collection.

This pic appears under a piece on Maclise by Cary Loren. It's small and fuzzy, could be '66?
by simonm
03 Oct 2015 11:47
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Angus Maclise
Replies: 8
Views: 1635

Re: Angus Maclise

The elements of this set are also being sold separately (with bigger pics here http://pleasureeditions.com/) Quite tempted by 100,000 leaves and Untitled for $40... http://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0986/1930/products/leaves_1024x1024.jpg?v=1442329834 the tapes are $25 (3 x C60, edition of 125) http:...
by simonm
30 Sep 2015 20:21
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: The Matrix Tapes - COMING SOON
Replies: 109
Views: 16118

Re: The Matrix Tapes - COMING SOON

edinburghman wrote:Ordered mine today from Spin Cds, ?29.99. When it arrives I will wrap it up for myself for Christmas. Amazon UK price has now gone up to ?62.99!
ok, yeah - free postage from Spin too - i'm in.
by simonm
08 Aug 2015 00:28
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 550
Views: 105194

Re: VU Photo Thread

Sort of amazing film! plus Eric Emerson in end bit (Vain Victory by Jackie Curtis - equally amazing footage here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-9SilkF4ZI)
by simonm
22 Jul 2015 08:31
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Warhol Stockholm 1968 catalogue
Replies: 3
Views: 847

Re: Warhol Stockholm 1968 catalogue

Ah- there are a couple of loose pages, but it's not too bad. I think it's a common problem with that style of binding, and this book in particular because the paper is so thin.

Image
by simonm
21 Jul 2015 20:35
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Warhol Stockholm 1968 catalogue
Replies: 3
Views: 847

Warhol Stockholm 1968 catalogue

I came across this amazing photo book in a London shop earlier this year, for big bucks, then got a copy on ebay this year for $50 BIN There isn't much text, just images of the paintings and hundreds of 1966/67 Billy Name photos, all full page! plus a smaller section of Shore pics. Lots of these wer...
by simonm
09 Jul 2015 20:10
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Loaded 45th Anni box drama
Replies: 42
Views: 7047

Re: Loaded 45th Anni box drama

Personally I'm over these 45th anniv releases. Will they do it all over again for the 50th anniversaries? I remember the 5/70 recording to be pretty dull, undistinguished apart from the long tremolo Train Round The Bend + Oh Sweet Nuthin, which I'm not a massive fan of. I like Fully Loaded a lot but...
by simonm
28 Apr 2015 19:27
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 550
Views: 105194

Re: VU Photo Thread

could be a ssssssshhh in BADS?