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The American Metaphysical Circus: Esoteric Label Mines Art Rock From The USA, John Cale

Under the auspices of its new president, Clive Davis, Columbia Records aggressively courted the rock revolution in the late 1960s. The classy home to Barbra Streisand, Johnny Mathis and Andy Williams built upon its successes with Paul Revere and the Raiders, Simon and Garfunkel and Bob Dylan to tap into the youth market with a wide variety of rock artists. 1,173 more words

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john cale performs dylan thomas

Apparently not everyone loves what John Cale did with Dylan Thomas’ Do not go gentle into that sweet night, but I do.

Poetry

Al’s Top 30 Albums Of All Time – No. 5

No. 5 – The Velvet Underground – The Velvet Underground and Nico (1967)

I’m a huge fan of the cinematic genre Film Noir. For those of you who aren’t familiar with the term, movies of this category usually involve seedy bars, private detectives, poisonous women and hundreds and hundreds of cigarettes. 1,219 more words

Music

Song of the Day, July 10: Perfect by John Cale

Today’s song is Perfect by John Cale. Since his unceremonious ouster from the Velvet Underground, Cale has regularly turned out amazing albums ranging from the experimental to solid rock. 66 more words

John Cale

Una storia

Ora dirò una cosa che sarebbe meglio che io mi tenessi per me che ci faccio una figuraccia e poi la gente non mi parla più e a Lucca finisce che mi negano il mio piatto di minestra di ceci. 86 more words

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Still Life

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