THE VELVET UNDERGROUND-LOADED BOX SET.
For The Velvet Underground, 1969 had been a turbulent year. They had released their third album The Velvet Underground in March 1969. 3,431 more words
On the 27th and 28th of October 1969, the Velvet Underground played THE END OF COLE AVE in Dallas Texas. On the FIRST NIGHT, a guy showed up with a reel to reel and a couple of mics, and set up his rig in the back of the house. 526 more words
With a soft and mellow opening that sweeps like liquid gold straight into Lou’s unique and untouchable vocals, Heroin is unquestionably one of The Velvet Underground’s greatest songs and what many a narrow minded person would describe as their most controversial. 146 more words
Check out this interesting piece on AD about a bootleg Velvet Underground tape that is surfacing Max’s in the summer of 1970!