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CD Details

  • Released: July 19, 2011
  • Originally Released: 2011
  • Label: Polydor / Umgd


  • 1.I'm Waiting For the Man
  • 2.White Light / White Heat
  • 3.I Can't Stand It
  • 4.Heroin
  • 5.Sunday Morning
  • 6.Sweet Jane [Live] [Live]
  • 7.Here She Comes Now
  • 8.Pale Blue Eyes
  • 9.Stephanie Says
  • 10.Rock and Roll [Live] [Live]
  • 11.Venus In Furs

Product Description:

Photographer: Lisa Law.
Released as part of the Universal Icon series, this mixture of the Velvet Underground's more accessible cuts are taken from their first three albums originally on Verve, with additional live versions of "I Can't Stand It," "Sweet Jane," and "Rock & Roll." While this is an enjoyable compilation, your best bet remains the original albums, all easily available. Key atonal tracks such as "European Son," "I Heard Her Call My Name," and the epic "Sister Ray" have been omitted from this set. Another problem with the VU Icon entry is that while Nico is featured on the cover, none of the tracks with her vocals from the Andy Warhol-produced first album are included. ~ Al Campbell

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  • Sales Rank: 25,614
  • UPC: 602527727288
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
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