The Velvet Underground : what goes on /

Publication Type:



Bloomsbury Academic,, New York, NY, United States, p.x, 299 pages ; (2023)

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(CaQQLa)201-0164320, (CaQQLa)201-0164324, (CaQQLa)201-0387198, (OCoLC)fst00824280, (OCoLC)fst01099204, (OCoLC)fst01099238, 1961-1970, 1971-1980, 20th century., Avant-garde (Aesthetics), Biographies., Biography., États-Unis, fast, Histoire et critique., History, History and criticism., Musiciens rock, Rock (Musique), Rock music, Rock music., Rock musicians, Rock musicians., United States


Includes bibliographical references and index.Introduction. The Velvet Underground : What Went On / Sean Albiez and David Pattie -- Saved by Rock and Roll : The Velvet Underground In and Out of History / Jeffrey Roessner -- The Velvet Underground and the Networks of Sound, Vision and Words of the Fertile Transatlantic Crescent 1965 -- 1967 / Johnny Hopkins and Martin James -- Andy Warhol Films The Velvet Underground and Nico / Glyn Davis -- 'The Riskiest Kind of Writing Available' : Lou Reed, Grove Press and the Literary Underground / Thom Robinson -- The Velvet Underground and Musical Archetypes / Julijana Papazova -- Lou Reed's Great American Novel / Peter Griffiths -- Nico, Captain of Her Own Ship : Cultural Accreditation and Mid-60s Experimental Rock / Mimi Haddon -- European Son : 'Europe' in Nico, Cale and Reed's Long-1970s Solo Work / Toby Manning -- 'I'll be Your Mirror' : The Velvet Underground as the legacy of Ziggy Stardust / Johnny Hopkins and Martin James -- What Caroline Says : Berlin, 1973 and 2006 / David Pattie -- Unfrozen Borderlines : Nico, John Cale and Brian Eno at the Berlin Nationalgalerie / Sean Albiez and Timor Kaul -- Noise Annoys : Lou Reed's Metal Machine Music / Mark Goodall -- The Velvet Underground is a Jonathan Richman Song / Cibrán Tenreiro Uzal -- 'It's Not That I Don't Want to Play Your Favourites' ; Lou Reed, Improvisation and Performance / David Pattie -- Portrait of the Artist as Andy Warhol: Lou Reed and John Cale's Songs for Drella / Elizabeth Ann Lindau -- The Late Musical Voice : John Cale and Lou Reed in the 21st Century / Sean Albiez."An academic collection that explores and examines The Velvet Underground in the 1960s and the solo activities of band members up to the present"--