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The rough guide to The Velvet Underground

Author: Peter K Hogan
Publisher: London ; New York : Rough Guides, 2007.
Series: Rough Guides reference guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Sporting shades and a feedback-heavy sounds, the Velvets straddled art and rock, changing popular music forever, and sowing the seeds for punk, grunge and thousands of countercultural four-chord wonders. The Rough Guide to The Velvet Underground explores: The Velvet Story: How Lou Reed, Sterling Morrison, John Cale and the others emerged from the New York scene, their successes and excesses and what happened to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Discographies
Discography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hogan, Peter K.
Rough guide to The Velvet Underground.
London ; New York : Rough Guides, 2007
(OCoLC)777353455
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter K Hogan
ISBN: 9781843535881 1843535882
OCLC Number: 124976893
Description: viii, 300 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. The story. Prominent men : the early years 1942-1965 ; All tomorrow's parties: the Warhol years 1965-1967 ; I can't stand it: falling apart 1967-1970 ; I'm set free: the solo years 1970-1987 ; Forever changed: the reunion years 1987-1993 ; After hours 1993-2007 --
pt. 2, The music. The albums ; The solo albums ; 30 great Velvets songs and the stories behind them ; 20 essential solo tracks ; The Velvets' legacy --
pt. 3, The Velvet goldmine. On screen ; In print and online ; There he goes again: the wisdom of Lou Reed ; The Velvets' New York.
Series Title: Rough Guides reference guides.
Other Titles: Velvet Underground
Responsibility: by Peter Hogan.
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Sporting shades and a feedback-heavy sounds, the Velvets straddled art and rock, changing popular music forever. This title explores: The Velvet Story - How Lou Reed, Sterling Morrison, John Cale and  Read more...

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