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by simonm
12 Nov 2016 16:22
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU Photo Thread
Replies: 565
Views: 128516

Re: VU Photo Thread

a guy on Flickr sent me some pics, inc some I don't remember seeing before - inc this: J & L en route to see Tom Wilson for the Music Factory interview... https://c5.staticflickr.com/9/8484/29703979036_2960c61b54_z.jpg and a pic of the Lou with the K-9 Corps Gretsch and Vox Super Beatle amp, at the ...
by simonm
12 Nov 2016 16:10
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: New Velvet Forum Site
Replies: 14
Views: 3690

Re: New Velvet Forum Site

phew - i only just found it today randomly - thought it was gone forever! Thanks Ferges!
by simonm
18 Dec 2015 00:25
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU on film
Replies: 12
Views: 2597

Re: VU on film

I saw the Danny Williams film at the BFI in a film festival, screening with the Walk Into The Sea doc - there are clips in the film, but the full film is great (but without sound) - I don't think it's been released in its own right - maybe there are rights issues as it's in the Warhol Museum collec...
by simonm
14 Dec 2015 23:32
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: VU on film
Replies: 12
Views: 2597

Re: VU on film

I saw the Danny Williams film at the BFI in a film festival, screening with the Walk Into The Sea doc - there are clips in the film, but the full film is great (but without sound) - I don't think it's been released in its own right - maybe there are rights issues as it's in the Warhol Museum collect...
by simonm
11 Dec 2015 23:52
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: Holly Woodlawn has died . .
Replies: 4
Views: 1379

Re: Holly Woodlawn has died . .

great piece about Holly by Penny Arcade http://www.out.com/entertainment/2015/12/10/penny-arcade-remembers-holly-woodlawn On Friday November 27, a month after her 69th birthday, Warhol Superstar, cabaret singer and queer, transgender icon Holly Woodlawn slipped into unconsciousness. On Sunday, Decem...
by simonm
29 Nov 2015 14:42
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: The Matrix Tapes - COMING SOON
Replies: 114
Views: 22183

Re: The Matrix Tapes - COMING SOON

I meant the SF Chronicle. This from Oliver's site: Announcement: in San Francisco Chronicle, Monday November 24, 1969: "At the Matrix, tonight through Wednesday : Velvet Underground, Mendlebaum.". That's what I'm wondering. If the 11/26-27 dates were written on all the tapes, some tapes, paperwork,...
by simonm
27 Nov 2015 21:11
Forum: The Velvet Underground
Topic: The Matrix Tapes - COMING SOON
Replies: 114
Views: 22183

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: 923

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: 565
Views: 128516

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: 2104

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:...