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The New Velvet Underground & Nico – That’s A Lot of Bananas

To mark the 45th anniversary of the landmark The Velvet Underground & Nico album, Universal Music/Polydor has assembled a “super deluxe” box-set housing 6 CDs. This collection, according to its press release, contains stereo and mono versions of the album … Continue reading

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Mo’ Moe: Sundazed to release a Moe Tucker Anthology

There has always been something ultra cool about Maureen “Moe” Tucker. Starting back with her days as the “girl drummer” for the Velvet Underground. The slightly androgynous presence that countered Nico’s icy glam girl and the  VU boys’ downtown hipness. … Continue reading

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Go See Hear in L.A. Feb. 13-19 (the My Brightest Diamond/Tammy Faye Starlite edition)

The acoustics of Walt Disney Concert Hall should provide a wonderful setting for Ryan Adams, whose album last year Ashes & Fire was a quiet affair and one of last year’s best, imho. This week also features some real characters … Continue reading

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