The Velvet Underground is ranked number 10 in the with a total rank score of 162,603. Recorded in 1968 at in , , the album's sound—consisting largely of ballads and straightforward rock songs—marked a notable shift in style from the band's previous recordings. Music critic of the characterized it as , and magazine's Troy Carpenter said that it focused on mellow, melodic. The best album taking into account parent or child acts is by which is ranked number 8 in the with a total rank score of 105,493. They really were one of the most innovative bands ever, and if you're not 100% into them like me just don't rate. Title Lead vocals Length 1. Icons of Rock: An Encyclopedia of the Legends who Changed Music Forever.
Not for everyone - not for all occasions or every company - choose wisely :- Saw this and i had to! San Francisco: Straight Arrow Publishers, Inc. Members who like this artist also like: , and. Title Writer s Length 1. If you do - you will be entertained or offended both. Running times listed are for the Valentin Mix.
Your rating: or to assign a rating to this band. Title Lead vocals Length 1. If you see as an expression of crude fun and if you can enjoy that, do definitely get it! The album was produced by the band themselves, and issued in two different stereo. Title Writer s Length 1. The Complete Guide to the Music of the Velvet Underground. If you are politically correct and listen to music in snowflake company, do not buy this album. Let us know what you think of this artist by adding a comment or assigning a rating below! I mean for example I don't love Beatles too much but it's not possible for a sane person to discredit the art and importance of these bands.
For the choruses, Maureen Tucker and Doug Yule sing different lyrics and melodies at the same time, also separated left and right. The song was sung by Yule at Reed's insistence. I thought we had to demonstrate the other side of us. Archived from on May 25, 2009. Released in March 1969, it was their first record with , who was a replacement for. The sessions were constructive and happy and creative, everybody was working together. However, he felt that the album is still edifying as a tender, subtly broad song cycle whose stark production surprisingly reveals the essence of Reed's more expressive songwriting.
. Reed and Morrison's twin-guitar playing became the band's most prominent sound, and the album had spare arrangements that lacked distortion. One of the most widespread anecdotes in rock music, attributed to Brian Eno, is that only one hundred people initially bought the Velvet Underground's first album, and today each one of them is either. In a review of the album's 1985 reissue, Rolling Stone 's remarked that both The Velvet Underground and its predecessor lack the diverse range of the band's 1967 debut album and the precise accessibility of 1970. Otherwise, we would become this one-dimensional thing, and that had to be avoided at all costs. The History of Rock Music. During the verses, Lou Reed and guitarist recite different verses of poetry simultaneously, with the voices positioned strictly to the left and right.
In Brackett, Nathan; Hoard, Christian. Page 1 of 2 This may not be a complete discography for The Velvet Underground. The other mix was done by Lou Reed, boosting his vocals and guitar solos, while reducing the level of other instruments. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the page! The '60s witnessed a tectonic shift in art with mostly American pop-art movement led by Warhol , and I believe The Velvet Underground represents the music side of it, as an art historian and a fan of their music, I respect the woırk they have done including the pioneering work they did in Exploding Plastic Inevitable I can just look in disbelief at the comments here. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. The Velvet Underground had its origins, oddly enough, in the world of manufactured pop music, around 1965.
Thought I saw that it had pussy whipped as one of the tracks but I was looking at a few albums I found on here. Your comment: or to comment on this band. I thought it would be a terrible mistake, and I really believed that. Log in to vote +5 votes 5 helpful 0 unhelpful Showing latest 10 comments Please or if you want to be able to add a comment. Happy I was able to find some of his underground tracks. We manufacture roadheader tunneling equipment for mining and construction. The Velvet Underground are in all probability the most influential band in the entire history of rock music.
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