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THE VELVET UNDERGROUND-THE VELVET UNDERGROUND.

THE VELVET UNDERGROUND-THE VELVET UNDERGROUND.

Following disagreements about The Velvet Underground’s future musical direction, John Cale left the group. This was almost inevitable.  For some time, John Cale and Lou Reed views about The Velvet Underground’s future differed. 2,068 more words

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Autobiographical Order No. 71: John Cale - Music for a New Society

It doesn’t seem right to be talking about this album (let alone listening — which I did) on a day like today. The sun is out, birds are singing, and I’m enjoying my coffee while my cat is spazzing out.  422 more words

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Song of the Day, January 21: Graham Greene by John Cale

Today’s song is Graham Greene by John Cale. After leaving the Velvet Underground, Cale demonstrated the breadth of his talents on his first few outings, ranging from smart, off-kilter pop to avant rock to smartly minimalist instrumentals. 117 more words

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THE VELVET UNDERGROUND-WHITE LIGHT/WHITE HEAT.

THE VELVET UNDERGROUND-WHITE LIGHT/WHITE HEAT.

It was in September 1967, that The Velvet Underground began recording their sophomore album White Light/White Heat. A lot had happened since The Velvet Underground released their debut album The Velvet Underground and Nico in March 1967. 1,943 more words

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JESUS' SON

JOHN CALE – LEAVING IT UP TO YOU/PABLO PICASSO/WILSON JOLIET/CHINESE ENVOY

For Fans of: David Bowie, John Vanderslice, The Doors, Modest Mouse, LCD Soundsystem, 579 more words

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Linger On: The Velvet Underground's "Pale Blue Eyes"

The Velvet Underground marked the departure of John Cale and the beginning of Doug Yule’s tenure in the band with 1969’s The Velvet Underground, their third studio album.   307 more words

Sing Like No One Is Listening